Trips and Enrichment

The curriculum at Brantridge is further enhanced by the school’s excellent range of outdoor space which is used to support pupils’ and students’ learning experiences on a daily basis.

Pupils also have the opportunity to take part in a range of activities to develop their skills through being involved in, for example, the School council, cooking, music and drama. We also have a bouldering wall which helps pupils burn off some energy whilst working on their gross motor skills and their pencil grips.

Each class has an hour of outdoor learning per week. They also have half a term swimming and half a term gymnastics at local leisure centres. We offer half a term of golf and half a term of Mountain biking to our KS2 pupils.

Teachers plan enriching activities both on and off site linked with our topics or national events which are happening. Where pupils have other needs or barriers to learning they may be offered modified timetable sessions which focus on the needs led curriculum areas of: Myself and others, learning to learn, functional independence and language and communication.

Events in previous years have included:

Indoor observatory
Japanese dragon dance
Olympic opening ceremony
Sports day
Painting stones to leave in the local area
Church visit
Amberley museum
Godstone farm
Rock UK visit
Clip ‘n’ climb
Inflatables
Brighton and Hove Albion in the community

My son has done amazingly well since attending Brantridge. He has improved academically and grown in confidence. I could not have wished for a better school for him. - Parent

The School is fantastic, with wonderful staff and facilities. - Parent

My son started in September 2021 and he is very settled and understood by Brantridge School. - Parent

It took us two years to find a SEN school for our son. He has been going to Brantridge School since February and he has come on leaps and bounds. - Parent

My son currently attends Brantridge School and is in your Year 5. He has progressed massively since starting here 2 1/2 years ago. - Parent

From my experience working with the school I have found them to have always been child focused and willing to adapt their provision to meet a child's specific needs. - Parent

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It was lovely to welcome parents and carers to the Brantridge Christmas Fayre held after school on Friday 9th December. Classes set up a variety of stalls and activities and eagerly awaited the arrival of their families. The raffle had …

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Christmas Card Competition

Huge congratulations to Dylan who was named as runner up in the annual OHCAT (our parent Trust) Christmas Card competition. There are over 2000 pupils across the Trust with ages ranging from 2-19 who are invited to submit their Christmas …

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Cuckmere Haven Trip

On Monday 17th October Orwell and Zephaniah class brought their study of coastal erosion to life by visiting Cuckmere Haven. This site has some great examples of meanders and ox bow lakes which the boys were quick to pick up …

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Getting to Grips with Bouldering

Zephaniah class have been going to Boulder Brighton in their PE lesson this half term. They have had an amazing time and are making huge progress as they learn the sport of bouldering. It is wonderful to see how well …

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