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Value of the term - "Resilience"

Welcome to Temple Grove Academy

Welcome to Temple Grove Academy, the first primary school of Temple Grove Academy Trust in Tunbridge Wells. We hope that you will enjoy visiting our website and that it provides you with an insight into our vibrant and happy nursery and primary school. TGA staff are caring, experienced and committed to meeting the individual needs of every child through a happy, secure environment.


Competition is supported through the Temple Grove Academy house system.


There are four houses, identified by name and colours, which are named after well-known estates in Kent:


Penshurst     Red
Knole Green                                                            
Scotney Yellow
Chartwell Blue


The house system is designed to encourage and increase competition between pupils and to create a supportive environment between older and younger pupils.It also encourages participation in a varied programme of activities and fosters healthy competition.


The house system aims to:


  • Build teams
  • Develop individual skills
  • Support charitable work
  • Develop a sense of community
  • Encourage healthy competition
  • Promote a positive contribution
  • Develop leadership