Welcome to Woodingdean Primary School
W E L C O M E
Welcome to the school website for Woodingdean Primary School. Our website, along with the school office, is the first stop for anything you may need. I hope you find it of great interest and that it provides you with lots of information and introduces you to the ways in which we work. We are constantly updating and refreshing pages so please check back.
We pride ourselves on being an open, creative and inclusive school. We all work hard, play hard and think our school is a fantastic place to be. If you have any questions, want to find out more or would like a tour please get in touch with Miss Mason at firstname.lastname@example.org - we would love to meet you and show you around.
Mr Jonathan Whitfield
At Woodingdean Primary School we pride ourselves as being a school for everyone, an inclusive and proudly nurturing environment to ensure all children flourish. It is not something we normally shout about, it is our job but when we win, we win big!
2015 / 2016 has been a fantastic year for us not just full of inspiring teaching and an excellent environment in which to learn but full of great success we want to share …
Amazing Ofsted inspection and report
Above Brighton & Hove and National results at KS1 and KS2!!!!!
Fantastic test results with our Y6 SATs results beating National figures by 20%
Reading Recovery National School of the Year
Champions of Deans Sports Community Cup
Brand new Outdoor Learning Environment
Artwork displayed in the city chosen from across all schools
Winners of Yellow Wave Beach Sports Tournament
County Cricket finalists
Deans Hockey Champions
Thank you to the children, families and community of Woodingdean of which we are a part. If you would like to come and see us in action and savour our success please do not hesitate to get in touch.
Timings of our school day
Our Infant day: Our Junior day:
School starts at 8.45am School starts at 8.45am
10.20am - 10.40am - Morning break 10.30am - 10.45am - Morning break
11.50am - 12.50pm - Lunch time 12.10pm - 1.10pm - Lunch time
1.50pm - 2.05pm - Afternoon break School finishes at 3.10pm
School finishes at 3.05pm
GOVERNOR DAY 2015
During Governor day we asked the children the following question...
Would you recommed our school to a new child moving into the area?
95% of the children said..... YES!
'The school is excellent and cool'
'I think the school is great'
'It's a good school and hopefully they will like it'
'This school is amazing'
'I think you'd love it here'
'The school is really fun'
'It's got a great atmosphere'
'It's a wonderful place where children learn and play together'
PARENT SURVEY 2015/2016
A big thank you to all of you who completed our most recent parent survey completed in March 2016. Our school is a wonderful place and we are happy that you continue to think the same:
My child is happy at school 93%
My child feels safe at school 95%
My child makes good progress at school 91%
My child is taught well at school 96%
PUPIL SURVEY 2015/2016
89% of pupils enjoy school
87% of pupils think school helps them be healthy
93% of pupils feel safe at school
95% of pupils learn a lot in lessons
82% think behaviour is good
96% of pupils think adults care about them
90% think adults listen and are interested
84% of puils know how well they ar doing
96% of pupils say their teacher lets them know how to get better
94% think the adults in charge do a good job
94% of pupils would reccomend this school