CURRENT COVID-19 ADVICE
The main symptoms of COVID-19 are:
What to do if your child has symptoms
If your child has any of the main symptoms of COVID-19:
We are an inclusive school in the heart of the local community and are committed to ensuring that all the children within our care receive quality provision.
You need to apply to Brighton & Hove City Council for a place at our school. Read about joining our school on our website or for general admissions information please visit https://www.brighton-hove.gov.uk/children-and-learning/apply-school/apply-school-place
Please go to our prospective parent page for school tour dates, online video tour and other useful information: https://www.elmgrove.brighton-hove.sch.uk/prospective-parent-information/
Regular symptom-free lateral flow tests is available for free to all, we recommend getting tested twice a week for staff and families.
Please go to this council web page for details on how to accessing testing. https://www.brighton-hove.gov.uk/covidtesting
Desert Oasis Playground Plans
We are currently planning for renovations of the top playground at Elm Grove. The concept is ‘Desert Oasis’. The design is an interpretation of a desert landscape with elements of rock, and water, with a nod to treasure islands, riverbed oasis, obstacle course etc.
This project will mainly be funded by the PTA.
At Elm Grove our main line of communication to parents and carers is SchoolPing. To request your SchoolPing log-in details please contact the school office.
Our SchoolPing link is: https://elmgrove-brighton-hove.secure-dbprimary.com/service/util/schoolping
We are a part of the Brighton City Partnership for Education.
We provide healthy balance lunches every day.
If you think your child is entitled to free school meals, apply for free school meals via Brighton & Hove City Council
The school has a thriving breakfast and after school club and a holiday club that runs in the main school holidays. Find out more and book your place.
All children under the age of 16 living in Brighton can swim for free in any Freedom leisure centre. Find out more and download an application form on the Freedom Leisure website.