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Primary schools in Brighton & Hove

Find out about infant, junior and primary schools in the city

About primary schools

Primary school are for children who are aged 4 to 11, infant schools are for children between the ages of 4 and 7, junior schools are for children who are aged 7 to 11.

Find out more about education in UK and the national curriculum.

Community primary schools

Community schools are controlled by the Brighton & Hove City Council and not influenced by businesses or religious groups. They follow the national curriculum:

Community infant schools

Community junior schools

Church voluntary aided, free schools and academies

Voluntary aided schools are religious or faith schools and have their own admissions policy:

More information

Read our Guide to apply for a primary school place (PDF 3MB).