‘Foundations for Life’

Alderbury and West Grimstead Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School

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At AWGS we believe in educating the 'whole' child in the truest sense of the word. We strive to teach 'childhood' (as well as national curriculum subjects) so we actively promote opportunities for discovery, play, exploration and hands on activities. Through our curriculum, trips, visitors, cross-subject links, the Arts, Forest Schools and a range of clubs we see children's self esteem and confidence improve as they learn to express themselves with a greater awareness of social and emotional literacy.

We are committed to high standards and well honed skills in Literacy, Mathematics, Science and Technology - but we are also committed to providing the best primary education by ensuring that children in our care really know we care if their skills and gifts are in music, art, sport, adventure, animals, gardening, ecology, lego or ...

Our current developments include hatching chickens as live pets, an eco and gardening club (with the start of an allotment and bottle greenhouse) as well as a daily sports club at lunch time for our oldest 3 classes. Watch this space for more...