Dedicated to raising achievement

Situated in the heart of 1066 Country, our school provides continuity of education for children aged 4–11. We provide a nurturing and stimulating environment in which each child can develop as an individual, academically and spiritually.

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We help children develop a fluent, clear and legible handwriting style.

Our school motto

A

Achieve

We aim to give children a sense of confidence and belief in their own unique abilities. That’s why we’ve designed our curriculum to be as practical, creative and inspiring as possible. Every achievement is celebrated, no matter how small.

B

Believe

We feel a deep responsibility to nurture happy, responsible and confident young people of faith and values.

C

Care

As a church school, we provide a Christian ethos that infuses the wider school community. Our teaching and reflection times focus on developing a strong culture of care, respect and empathy for one another.

What we’ve been getting up to

Roleplaying

Roleplaying

Roleplaying in Mrs Wright’s & Mrs Benge’s Year 1 class.

Making smoothies

Making smoothies

Following instructions in literacy by making smoothies in Mrs Wright’s & Mrs Benge’s Year 1 class.

News & events

News

  • Our fabulous new library is finally here!

    Our fabulous new library is finally here!

    New library.

    The much heralded library has been installed over the Christmas Holidays and along with our new teaching kitchen is looking fabulous!

    We are all very excited about the new opportunities for the children. The children can learn about food and food technology.
    We also have a research library where the children can undertake activities in a superb learning environment.

    Please feel welcome to come and have a look.

    Library view

    Library view

  • Lovely Christmas Picture

    Lovely Christmas Picture

    Anastasia drew a fantastic Christmas Picture to celebrate our Christmas Dinner day.

    It was a fun day in the Dinner Hall with Christmas songs, Crackers and Christmas jokes!

    The staff mingled in and all enjoyed Christmas Lunch as well.

    We would like to thank all the catering staff for doing such a fantastic job.

  • New and updated SEND policy

    New and updated SEND policy

    Our school is currently undertaking a review of this policy to meet the new requirements for SEND in line with the new SEND Code of Practice effective from 1 September 2014. To provide an improved, compliant policy we are committed to co-producing our policy with families, children and young people. The consultation period for reviewing our existing policy began on 1st October 2014 and ends on 19th December 2014 . To contribute and participate in co-producing our policy together please contact Mrs Julia Bray (Assistant Headteacher) at jbray@stleonards-ce.e-sussex.sch.uk or by telephoning the school 01424 422950.

Events

  • Cake Sale

    Year 4 are fundraising for their Kew Gardens trip.

    Monday 02nd February 2015 – 3.20pm

    Year 4 and the staff will be baking cakes to sell during playtime and after school.

    Please send your child in with some change, if they wish to support them and snag a yummy bargain in the process

  • Coffee Morning

    Citizens Advice Bureau

    9.10am -10am

    A representative from the Citizens Advice Bureau will be present along with our Welfare TA, Mrs Reed
    The Citizens Advice Bureau can help with many of the issues that you talk to us about but we cannot help with ie. debt, housing problems, disputes, legal advice etc.

    Please take this opportunity to come along and although, private issues cannot be discussed at the meeting you will have a better idea if they can offer assistance in your circumstances.

    Please let us know if you plan to come along, so that we cater for the right amount of people.

  • Valentine Mufti Day

    Mufti Day

    Friday 13th February we will be having a Valentine themed Mufti Day. The children can wear red, pink or white or something with hearts and flowers!!
    If they decide to wear Mufti, they will need to contribute an item of food for the Foodbank. Shopping lists will be sent home via book bags and published in the newsletter