St. Lawrence Primary School
National Teaching School
St. Lawrence Primary
Respect, Independence, Caring, Teamwork, Reach for the stars

Our School

St Lawrence is a Church of England Primary School serving the village of Hurstpierpoint. At present there are 540 pupils on roll.

The children of St Lawrence are happy and work and play extremely well together. Every pupil achieves well and is given the opportunity to develop his/her own gifts.

St Lawrence offers a broad and balanced creative curriculum which includes a wide range of visits, visitors and first-hand experiences.

Extra-curricular activities for pupils include football, netball, basket-ball, chess, cross-country, athletics, swimming, cricket, art, choir and musical theatre.

In the past 2 years, St Lawrence has had the England Under-11 top-board in chess and 3 members of the Sussex girls’ team which won the national championships.

In the past 5 years, St Lawrence has won 31 of the 35 trophies available at the District Athletic Sports, including all 7 in 2012.

Netball, football and basketball trophies are won regularly at Mid-Sussex levels.


  • Our Vision
  • Our Values
  • Our Aim