Starting School

Finding the right schools for your child, knowing how to support their learning, understanding the National Curriculum and knowing your rights are all key factors in ensuring that your child has a valuable and enjoyable education.
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Guidance and Support


ParentsCentre’s ‘Education and Learning’ section includes information and support on issues including choosing a school, types of school, curriculum and assessment, home education, reports and parents evenings, special educational needs (SEN), bullying, truancy and your rights and responsibilities. The section includes a number of useful links to further information and organisations providing support. You’ll also be able to discuss education and learning issues with other parents or get expert advice in the ParentsCentre forum.
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Local Information


East Sussex County web site
The Schools section of the East Sussex County web site provides a wide range of information for families. From contact details, website addresses and links to Ofsted reports for all schools in East Sussex, help and advice on finding a school for your child and all about the school curriculum.

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