Find out about starting school with us

Our academies host a series of open days during the autumn term. They provide a great way for the families of children starting school in September 2019 to find out more about joining one of our Sussex-based academies.

EAST SUSSEX ACADEMIES

Thursday 1 November, 9.30am and 5.30pm

Open days
  • Attend an informal introductory talk and take a tour.
  • Meet the Principal, Ros Collett and Reception lead.
  • Parents, carers and children welcome

Book your place | Visit the Churchwood Primary Academy website

Wednesday 14 November, 10-11am
Thursday 15 November, 10 -11am
Thursday 22 November, 7-8pm

Open days
  • Attend a presentation and take a tour.
  • Meet Reception teachers.
  • Parents, carers and children welcome

Book your place | 01424 422981 | Visit the Dudley Infant Academy website

Thursday 1 November, 10am and 1.30pm

Open days
  • Attend a short welcome meeting with Principal, Julie Reece.
  • Tour the academy.
  • Meet the Reception team

Book your place | Visit the Hollington Primary Academy website

Wednesday 31 October, 9.30am
Wednesday 7 November, 2pm
Wednesday 21 November, 9.30am

Open days
  • Attend a short presentation and take a tour.
  • Meet the Senior Leadership Team and Reception Lead.
  • Parents, carers and children welcome.

Book your place | 01424 853521 | Visit the Robsack Wood Primary Academy website

Wednesday 28 November, 10am
Thursday 29 November, 1.30pm

Open days
  • Attend a short presentation followed by a tour.
  • Meet the Senior Leadership Team and Reception team.
  • Parents, carers and children welcome.

No booking required | Visit the Silverdale Primary Academy website

Thursday 8 November, 9.30am
Thursday 15 November, 9.30am
Wednesday 21 November, 2pm

Open days
  • Attend a short presentation and take a tour.
  • Meet the Principal, Carly Welch and the Reception team.
  • Parents, carers and children welcome.

Book your place | Visit the Baird Primary Academy

Open evenings took place in early October

Visit The Hastings Academy website

Open evenings took place in early October

Visit The St Leonards Academy website

Monday 19 November, 10-11am
Tuesday 20 November, 10-11am
Wednesday 21 November, 7-8pm

Open days
  • Take a tour and attend a presentation.
  • Meet the Reception team.
  • Parents, carers and children welcome.

No booking required | Visit the West St Leonards Academy website

WEST SUSSEX ACADEMIES

Tuesday 16 October 2018, 9.30am and 1.45pm
Thursday 1 November, 9.30am

Open days
  • Attend a presentation from the Principal, Marianne Brand.
  • Take a tour of the academy.
  • Parents, carers and children welcome.

No booking required | Visit the Blackthorn Community Primary Academy website

Tues 9 October, 9.30am
Wednesday 17 October, 9.30am
Thursday 8 November, 9.30am
Friday 9 November, 9.15am
Monday 7 January, 9.30am

Tours with the Principal
  • Take a tour.
  • Meet Krista Elledge, Principal and ask questions.
  • Designed for parents and carers.

Please call 01293 525596 to book | Visit the Desmond Anderson Primary Academy website

Tues 9 October, 9.30am
Wednesday 17 October, 9.30am
Thursday 8 November, 9.30am
Friday 9 November, 9.15am
Monday 7 January, 9.30am

Open days
  • Take a tour.
  • Meet Susan Stickley, Acting Principal and the Reception team.
  • Parents, carers and children welcome.

Book your place | Visit the Holmbush Primary Academy website

Thursday 8 November, 9am and 1.15pm
Friday 9 November, 9am

Open days
  • Take a tour.
  • Meet Marcus Still, Principal and the Reception team.
  • Parents, carers and children welcome.

No booking required | Visit the Lindfield Primary Academy website

Thursday 8 November, 9.15am
Tuesday 20 November, 9.15am
Thursday 6 December, 4:30pm

Open days
  • Attend a presentation from the Principal, Amy Watson.
  • Take a tour of the academy.
  • Designed for parents and carers.

Book your place | Visit the Pound Hill Infant Academy website

Open evening | took place in early October
Open mornings
Tuesday 16 October, 9.15am
Thursday 18 October, 9.15am

Open days
  • An opportunity to visit during the school day.
  • Tour the academy with a small group of parents.
  • Question and answer session with senior management.

Book your place | Visit The Burgess Hill Academy website