News & Events

Vote for us in the Tesco #BagsofHelp Initiative!

Our school has been shortlisted for a public vote in Tesco’s #BagsofHelp initiative! Vote for us in local Tesco stores until the end of February. If we win, the school will be awarded a Tesco #BagsofHelp grant worth up to £4,000 to improve our Early Years and KS1 outdoor play area. For more info, visit www.tesco.com/bagsofhelp. Here is a list of participating stores:

HOVE DROVEWAY  BN3 6LE
HOVE SUPERSTORE   BN3 2DL
HOVE DENMARK VILL   BN3 3TJ
HOVE EXPRESS    BN3 6NF
HOVE WESTWAY    BN3 8LD
BRIGHTON JUBILEE ST   BN1 1GE
BRIGHTON WESTERN RD   BN3 1JB
BRIGHTON QUEENS RD    BN1 3XF
PORTSLADE METRO   BN41 1GB
WOODINGDEAN EXPRESS    BN2 6BB

Open Morning – Friday 26th January

Interested in a school place for your child? Come along to our next Open Morning and find out what makes our school so special. Join our puja (school assembly), take a tour of the school, and talk informally with teachers, students and current parents. Book online or call 01273 502055.

Mindfulness Workshop for children in Years 5, 6 and 7 – Saturday 27th January

A chance for children in school years 5, 6 and 7 to explore more mindfulness techniques. Simple practices that can be used anywhere and which have a significant impact on wellbeing. For those who attended our previous workshops there will be an opportunity to share their experiences of mindfulness practice. Also suitable for beginners. All welcome – please spread the word! Visit Eventbrite for more information and to book.

School Community Celebration – Saturday 24th February

In celebration of our school, and recent success at the ISA awards, we invite the community, past and present, to join us for an afternoon of music and mindfulness practice. There will be a shared vegetarian lunch, and we are honoured that Ajahn Amaro, abbot of Amaravati Monastery, will also be with us. Please see our event flyer for details and call the school office on 01273 502055 if you would like to attend.

*Winner* of the ISA Award in Excellence and Innovation in Pupils’ Mental Health and Wellbing 2017

The Dharma Primary School was announced as the winner of this prestigious award in November 2017, based on our 23 years of trailblazing pupils’ personal development through our Buddhist ethos and the practice of mindfulness. Read our media release.

Parent and Toddler Group

Our popular Parent and Toddler Group is now running again on Wednesdays during term time. Come and join the fun with your little one!

Mindfulness in Education Newsletter

Sign up to our Mindfulness in Education Newsletter for quarterly updates on how we integrate mindfulness practice within our curriculum, activities and ethos.

School Blog

Our Head Teacher’s ‘Head’s Up’ column 

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