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Prospective Parents Information

St. Alban’s Catholic Primary School is an outstanding catholic school with a wonderfully nurturing environment and our excellent SATs results have made St. Alban's one of the best state-funded primary school in the whole of Surrey.

Our School Moto is ‘Lead the Way’ and this is something we all try to do in our everyday lives. All our children are encouraged to do 10/10 learning in all lessons. We have created a broad, balanced and exciting curriculum that enables our children to become resilient, independent learners and encourages them to take risks, solve problems and think for themselves.

We have a lovely family here at St. Albans and all our children actively become caring members of our school family and wider society.

Open morning events, in which those interested in sending their child to St Alban’s can visit the school and learn more about us, will be held during the Autumn term (see date below). These tours will be run in a slightly different way this year due to the coronavirus pandemic but we hope they alongside the information provided below will give you an insight into school life.

Here are just a few comments we have received from our recent parent and pupil surveys:

"The clear love for the children and families in your care has been so uplifting. What a wonderful job you have all done under such difficult conditions. We are even more impressed than we were before if that were possible!". (Parent comment, 2020)

"How lucky we are to have a school staff who care so much about the education, physical and mental well-being of our children". (Parent comment, 2020)

“I’m very happy with the school. The quality of teaching is excellent, teachers are kind and caring.” (Parent survey response, 2019)

“The school encourages our son to be caring, work hard and be the best little boy he can be. They take care of our son and make him feel happy and secure.” (Parent survey response, 2019)

‘School is nice and calm. I feel very safe when I come to school. I love all the different activities we do and my favourite was the VR workshop where I got to visit Rome!’ (Yr4 pupil, pupil voice, Jan 20)

“The support and kindness shown to my child is wonderful. They are always thinking about what is best for him and his learning.” (Parent Survey response, 2019)

"Open Morning" Events Autumn 2020

Reception 2020/21 Admissions Time slots
Tuesday 29 September 2020 09:30am, 10:00am, 11:00am, 13:00pm
Tuesday 6 October 2020 09:30am, 10:00am, 11:00am, 13:00pm
Friday 16 October 2020 09:30am, 10:00am, 11:00am, 13:00pm

Sessions will be run in small groups and will be an outside tour of the school although you will have the opportunity to speak to the EYFS lead, see some lessons in practice and meet members of the SLT. Tours will last for approximately 20mins.

To book an open morning please complete the open morning booking form (this can be downloaded from the bottom on this page) and return to the following email address:

Following this you will receive a ticket from the school stating which session you can attend and will need to bring this with you on the day. Please only select the dates/times you can attend as we may not be able to change the session you have been allocated to.

During the open morning we ask you to observe the following:

  • Practice 2m social distancing at all times
  • Please wear a face covering
  • Please leave any children at home
  • Only one member per household attends
  • If you are feeling unwell on the day of the tour please do not attend

We would also like to share the following information with which we help will give you an insight into school life:

  • School prospectus 19/20
  • St Alban's site map