Dedicated to raising achievement

Situated in the heart of 1066 Country, our Academy 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 Academy, we provide a Christian ethos that infuses the wider Academy 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

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Ancient Indus head dresses

Ancient Indus head dresses

In art year 5 children have been designing and making their own Ancient Indus head dresses.

News & events

News

  • Faith in Sussex

    Faith in Sussex

    Please find below the link to the latest ‘Faith in Sussex’ newsletter:

    Faith in sussex Newsletter

  • Open days for prospective parents

    Prospective new parents evenings

    Open Day Flyer

    If your child is starting school in September 2017 we would welcome the chance to introduce you to our amazing school.
    We would like to show you why you should be choosing our school for your childs adventure into the world of education.

    Please see the flyer below for dates when you can visit.

    We look forward to seeing you there!

  • Mightier than the Sword - Poet Day

    Mightier than the Sword

    Mightier than the sword

    Schools have been working with local artists to respond to one of the biggest events in British history, the Battle of Hastings. Our year 5 pupils worked with Poet Steve Tasane to compose poetry for a poetry ‘slam’ at The Source on Friday 15th July.

Events

  • Year 6 Visit to Newhaven Fort

    Yr 6 Visit

    As part of year 6 topic work, they will be visiting Newhaven Fort for the day.
    Details to follow.

  • Cross Country Tournamnet

    Cross Country Tournament

    Years 3,4,5 & 6

  • Curriculum Meetings

    Meetings for parents to meet with the Years 3 & 4 Teachers to discuss, the curriculum to be followed this year.
    This is an opportunity to learn more about what your child will be learning this year and what you can do to assist your child at home.
    3.30pm – 4pm