Hamsey Community Primary School (Lewes) data

Hamsey Community Primary School is located in Lewes and falls under the local authority of East Sussex. This mixed-sex primary school has 105 pupils, with a capacity of 105, aged from five up to eleven, and the type of establishment is community school. The school has 9 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £36,165. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 31st October 2018 resulting in an good rating.

Hamsey Community Primary School contact details

AddressHamsey Community Primary School
East Sussex
Executive Head TeacherMr Stewart James

About Hamsey Community Primary School

Phase of EducationPrimary
Type of EstablishmentCommunity school
Admissions PolicyNot applicable
Statutory Low Age5
Statutory High Age11
BoardersNo boarders
Official Sixth FormDoes not have a sixth form
Religious CharacterDoes not apply
DioceseNot applicable
Special ClassesNo Special Classes


Census Date21st January 2021
School Capacity105
Number of Pupils105100% capacity
Number of Boys5653%
Number of Girls4947%
Free School Meals (%)18.1%

Where is Hamsey Community Primary School?

Street AddressCooksbridge
CountyEast Sussex
PostcodeBN8 4SJ
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Hamsey Community Primary School on a map

Hamsey Community Primary School map (BN8 4SJ) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted Last Inspection31st October 2018
Ofsted RatingGood
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at Hamsey Community Primary School

Total Number of Teachers9
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)5.7
Total Number of Teaching Assistants7
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)5.3
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff4
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)1.5
Pupil:Teacher Ratio16.9
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£36,165

Hamsey Community Primary School administrative data

Establishment NameHamsey Community Primary School
Establishment Number2060
Unique Reference Number114394
Local AuthorityEast Sussex
Local Authority Code845
Previous Local AuthorityPre LGR (1997) East Sussex
Previous Local Authority Code914
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE10000011
Government Office RegionSouth East
District CodeE07000063
WardChailey, Barcombe & Hamsey
Parliamentary ConstituencyLewes
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Rural hamlet and isolated dwellings
Middle Super Output AreaLewes 001
Lower Super Output AreaLewes 001A

Hamsey Community Primary School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date24th January 2022
Reason Establishment OpenedNot applicable
Reason Establishment ClosedNot applicable

Pupil Referral Unit

Teenage MothersNot applicable
Child Care FacilitiesNot applicable
Special Educational Needs (SEN) Provision in Primary Care UnitNot applicable
Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Provides for Educational and Behavioural Difficulties (EBD)Not applicable
Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Offers Tuition by Another ProviderNot applicable

Special Educational Needs

Section 41 ApprovedNot applicable


Trust flagNot applicable
School Sponsor flagNot applicable


Federation flagSupported by a federation
FederationSkylark Federation of Barcombe, Hamsey & Plumpton Primary Schools

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10073244
Further Education TypeNot applicable

Hamsey Community Primary School geodata


Nearest schools to Hamsey Community Primary School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Wallands Community Primary and Nursery School
Gundreda Road, Lewes, BN7 1PU
Barcombe Church of England Primary School
Barcombe Cross, Lewes, BN8 5DN
South Malling CofE Primary and Nursery School
Church Lane, Lewes, BN7 2HS
St Pancras Catholic Primary School
De Montfort Road, Lewes, BN7 1SR
Lewes Old Grammar School
140 High Street, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 1XS
Not applicable3.7km
Southover CofE Primary School
Potters Lane, Lewes, BN7 1JP
Western Road Community Primary School
Southover High Street, Lewes, BN7 1JB
Chailey School
Mill Lane, South Chailey, Lewes, BN8 4PU
Plumpton College
Ditchling Road, Plumpton, Lewes, BN7 3AE
16 plus4.3km
Priory School
Mountfield Road, Lewes, BN7 2XN