Gilbert Scott Primary School aims to be a truly inclusive school. It provides education for all abilities, developing the potential of every pupil, in a learning environment where fairness, understanding, success and discipline will be pursued, in an atmosphere which promotes racial and social equality.

Why send your child to our Gilbert Scott Primary School?

  • We are a friendly, nurturing school with high expectations for all our pupils. Staff endeavour to provide a calm and stimulating environment where good behaviour and mutual respect is modelled by everyone.
  • We provide a rich and exciting curriculum, with a strong focus on developing curiosity, critical thinking and a love of learning.
  • Ambition for every child to achieve their best driven by the strong leadership of The Collegiate Trust
  • Flexible choices for parents with the Nursery Class offering 15-hour morning sessions, 30 hour sessions for eligible families as well as additional paid provision for afternoons at an extremely reasonable price (£8 for 11.45am – 3.10pm / £30 per week).
  • Wrap around care through our Breakfast Club (from 7.45am) at £3 and After-school Club (until 6pm) at £10 per session.
  • Inclusion Quality Mark, a national award, in recognition of excellent practice
  • Wonderful on-site facilities including a swimming pool, computing suites, music room and library.
  • An extremely convenient location within easy reach from Selsdon and central Croydon via the Croydon Tram

Latest Tweets & News

Year 1 Robots

The pupils in Year One have been learning about toys.  They drew toys from observation and they were particularly interested in robots.  They then went onto look at Eric Joyner's robot paintings.  The pupils created their own robots using clay.

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American Fun!

Year 3 and 4 enjoyed some American fun this week - linked to their topic - Road Trip USA.In Art they made American flags, in PE they played American Football. They also learnt how to line dance, finished off with a delicious hotdog ! 

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