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Aylesford School and Sixth Form College

Aylesford School and Sixth Form College

Primary Zone

A guide to the Aylesford primary phase.

About Aylesford Primary

A welcome from the

Director of Primary Education

Dear Parents and Carers

I am delighted and honoured to be appointed as the new Director of Primary Education here at Aylesford School. I am very keen to get to know parents as well as all the students and staff.

From my experience of teaching and leading in schools over the last 14 years, I know that a successful and happy school depends on all of us working together. 

I am proud to be part of such a friendly school with a caring and nurturing family ethos where both staff and students are encouraged “respect, aspire and wonder”.

Aylesford School provides a wonderful learning environment and expert staff who are highly committed to our students. My aim is to build on existing successes and continue to develop the school during its exciting journey.  Aylesford is privileged to be in the unique position of being an all through 4-19 school. Close partnerships between the Primary and Secondary phases offer many opportunities. This year children will receive specialist teaching across some subjects. Modern foreign languages, PE and music will be taught jointly by Primary and Secondary phase staff providing shared expertise and a wider range of resources.

I am looking to hold a number of events over the new term which will provide an opportunity to meet you and discuss the building of a successful partnership. Further details of these events will follow.

I look forward to meeting with you then, however, should you wish to contact me please do so via the school office.

Yours faithfully

Angelique Edkins

Director of Primary Education


Primary Blog

Latest Tweets

  • Year 7 and 8 Governors' Presentation was a wonderful start to a Wednesday and celebration of the achievement in the 2018/2019 academic year. Mrs Savage is really proud of all the Year 7s.

    11:23 AM - 17 Jul 2019
  • Huge congratulations to our year 7 rounders team Who are district champions! Well done on a superb season girls.

    7:17 PM - 10 Jul 2019
  • A great day yesterday for our tennis players at Wimbledon!

    4:52 PM - 9 Jul 2019
  • Year 11 Prom 2019! Happy days!

    9:08 PM - 5 Jul 2019
  • Our geography students have picked a great weekend for their residential!

    8:13 AM - 5 Jul 2019
  • Warwick University @warwickuni with our Sixth Form biologists investigating gene manipulation and the Lac Operon. A big thanks to the Uni for a great day

    2:43 PM - 2 Jul 2019
  • RT @VIYproject: Day 1 at @AylesfordSch in #Warwick and the students have already made this fantastic fence for the school grounds, and ther...

    2:43 PM - 2 Jul 2019
  • A successful sporting evening for year 7 with wins for tennis vs Myton, Cricket vs Campion and rounders vs Southam. Well done all!

    5:07 PM - 27 Jun 2019
  • County 'moving up day' is in full swing at Aylesford. Welcoming the new Year 7s, finding out their forms and making new friends.

    2:13 PM - 27 Jun 2019
  • Miss Anstey welcomes the Year 5 students from Newborough and demonstrates flame tests.

    8:37 AM - 24 Jun 2019