The Grove Junior School
Dark Lane
Tel:01582 760031
Oct 16 15

Statutory Information


The Grove Junior School is a County Community School for children from 7 to 11 years of age.

Built in 1964, it is set in the same extensive grounds as The Grove Infant and Nursery School and is situated in the Southdown area of Harpenden, close to open countryside.

The school has a large playing field, playgrounds, a large hall, dining room, library, a group room, a music room and 12 spacious classrooms, each with its own toilets and cloakroom area.

Sports facilities include areas for football, netball, rounders and athletics.

Statutory Policies & Documents

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For information on how to apply for a school place at The Grove Junior School please follow the link below to the dedicated admissions website run by Hertfordshire County Council.


For information on admission appeals, please use the link below to visit the webpage run by Hertfordshire County Council.


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Department for Education – School Performance Tables

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Financial Benchmarking

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Ofsted Parent View

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