Laleham Lea

A Catholic Independent Primary School for boys and girls aged 3 to 11

29 Peaks Hill, Purley, Surrey, CR8 3JJ


Laleham Lea School leavers transfer to a wide variety of Secondary Schools.

The standards of excellence achieved at Laleham Lea mean that many children regularly go on to the local Grammar Schools or obtain scholarships for leading Independent Schools.

Other children prefer to remain in a Catholic environment similar to that of Laleham Lea and go on to both Independent and State Catholic Secondary Schools.

Parents can obtain full details of the School’s academic performance during the preceding school year (to include the results of any pubic examinations) from the School Office.

Laleham Lea Results in 2019 KS2

Reading Comprehension

100% Level 4c and above

94% Level 4b and above

69% Level 5c and above


94% Level 4c and above

88% Level 4b and above

50% Level 5b and above

25% Level 6


100% Level 4 and above

63% Level 4b and above

19% Level 5


2019 LAMDA Examination Results:

21 Distinctions

8 Merits

1 Pass

EYFS (Early Years Foundation Stage)


Emerging 7%
Met Early Learning Goals: 62%
Exceeded Early Learning Goals: 31%
Total who Met/Exceeded Early Learning goals: 93%

National Average: TBC

2018 (External Moderation)

Emerging 17%
Met Early Learning Goals: 50%
Exceeded Early Learning Goals 33%
Total who Met/Exceeded Early Learning Goals: 83%

National Average 71.70%


Destination Schools:




Wilson's Grammar
Wallington Girls' High
Caterham School
Wallington County Grammar
Old Palace
Thomas More
Reigate Grammar
Ewell Castle
The London Oratory
Croydon High
Royal Russell
Sutton Girls' High
Coloma Convent
St Bede's
John Fisher
St Philomena's
Cumnor House
Italia Conti Academy
In recent years, many of our Pupils have achieved Grammar School passes and earned Scholarships to local prestigious Independent Schools.
Leavers destinations for 2017 -2019 include:
  • Wilson’s School
  • Wallington Boys
  • Wallington Girls
  • Reigate Grammar
  • Croydon High
  • Woldingham
  • Trinity
  • Whitgift
  • Caterham School
  • The Cedars
  • John Fisher
  • St Bede’s
  • St Philomena’s
  • Coloma Convent
  • Riddlesdown School