Welcome to Eliot Bank Primary School

Eliot Bank Primary School is part of the Eliot Bank and Gordonbrock Schools Federation

On behalf of the children, staff and governors, welcome to the website of Eliot Bank: a happy and vibrant primary school on the border of Forest Hill and Sydenham in south-east London. We are a dedicated team of professionals, committed to providing a safe, secure and supportive environment where our children thrive. Promoting qualities such as resilience, aspiration, imagination, confidence and collaboration is at the heart of our vision. Our rich and deep curriculum provides many exciting opportunities both in and beyond the classroom. Quality teaching, high standards of behaviour and strong partnerships with parents are key features of Eliot Bank as they help provide a platform for children to fulfil their potential. We are very proud of our long track record of achievements and of our children’s readiness for continuing their education beyond primary school at the end of Year 6.

Mark Ridler, Head of School

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Just wanted to congratulate pupils (and staff) for their very professional ‘takeover’ of the Dulwich Gallery today. I was visiting and was greatly impressed by all the very purposeful activity displayed by the children as well as the wonderful enjoyment of learning. A special well done to the two pupils who welcomed us as we entered the gallery.

A comment from a member of the public, July 2018

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Contact Us

Eliot Bank Primary School
Thorpewood Avenue
SE26 4BU

Tel: 020 8699 0586
Email: info@eliotbank.lewisham.sch.uk