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Badgerbrook is a very popular primary school with a reputation for high standards of behaviour and achievement. We strive to create a special place where all children, parents, governors and staff feel valued and respected and work together within a happy, friendly and caring learning community. We promote a whole school ethos of ‘No Outsiders at Badgerbrook’. The school is a place where everyone is welcome and all difference is celebrated. Our aim is that our children leave primary school happy and excited about living in a world full of difference and diversity, whether that difference is through ethnicity, gender, ability, age, sexual orientation or religion. We want everyone to enjoy coming to our school!

The school opened in 1992 with just 72 pupils. We currently have almost 420 pupils aged from 4 to 11, with 2 classes in each year group, an enthusiastic and hardworking staff and a committed governing body. We were judged Outstanding by Ofsted in 2011.

We are part of the Thomas Estley Teaching School Alliance (TELA) and work closely with a range of schools across South Leicestershire. Working with TELA and The University of Leicester we offer training opportunities for student teachers. We also work with Nottingham Trent University and Leicester College to provide classroom placements for their students.

We have an active PTA – the Friends of Badgerbrook – which organises a range of fund-raising and social events. Any parent is welcome to join our PTA.

We hope that you find your visit to our website helpful, and that you find the information you are looking for. Please feel free to contact the school direct with any queries you may have.

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Ofsted 2011

"This is an outstanding school with outstanding leadership management and governance."

"Parents and carers are equally positive, praising the high quality of teaching and unanimously agreeing that they are happy with their children's experiences at the school."

"The quality of teaching and learning is excellent and this has resulted in most pupils making outstanding progress from their starting points on entry. This includes pupils with special educational needs and/or disabilities who are exceptionally well supported in class."

"Pupils' behaviour is exemplary in lessons and around the school ensuring that all feel perfectly safe and respected."

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Latest News

Key Stage 1 Sports Day for children in Years 1 and 2, which was due to take place on Friday 14th June has been postponed due to the weather conditions and the state of the school field. We hope to hold it on 2nd July, weather permitting!

Many of the Year 6 pupils are currently away on their PGL residential.  See the Latest News page for more details.

We hope to be able to provide short updates from Caythorpe Court as we receive them. These will be on our Latest News page.

We are busily planning an exciting Route to Resilience project. Children are thinking about our character muscles and are looking forward to sharing lots of activities with you at a fun and families event on Tuesday 20th June after school from 3.15pm to 4.15pm.  Children will show you what they have been working on all week and there will be lots of challenges for you all to try.  Which character muscle is your strongest?

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Celebrations and fundraising

A big thank you to FOBS and all the parents and staff who suppported the Spring Fayre on Saturday 18th May 2019.  A total of £1,190 was raised.

The recent Zumbathon was supported with great enthusiasm by Year 2 pupils and staff and raised £900 for the Helen & Douglas House Hospice Care for Children and Young Adults.

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‘Learning, Achieving and Celebrating Together’
Welcome to Badgerbrook Primary School.

Badgerbrook is a popular primary school with a reputation for high standards of behaviour and achievement. We strive to create a special place where all children, parents, governors and staff feel valued and respected and work together within a happy, friendly and caring learning community. Parent View – Give Ofsted your view on your child’s school.