'I can do all things with the help of God who strengthens me.' Philippians (4:13)

Open Morning 2020, Saturday 10th October - 9.15am to 1.00pm

Due to changes in Government guidance for Covid-19 we will now only be able to accommodate a Year 6 student with one adult. The wearing of masks will also now be compulsory.

St Edmund’s is a Catholic Voluntary Aided Secondary School Located in the Heart of Portsmouth

  • Take a tour of the school to get a flavour of our learning experience and see our amazing facilities.
  • Find out why we are the top performing school in Portsmouth and Hampshire.
  • Meet with senior staff to hear in depth about our high standards and values.
  • Meet with subject staff to find out about our amazing curriculum opportunities.
  • Understand how our family values consistently place St Edmund’s as one of the top performing schools in the country.

  • Limited places available, Year 6 pupils & family only (restricted to 1 adult only to accompany the Year 6 student).
  • Booking is essential.
  • Parking on request (one space per family). Only a limited number of spaces will be available. When parking for your session you will be asked for your name.  Alternative parking is available in the school vicinity area. 
  • We comply with Government guidance on managing the risk of Covid-19.
  • Please check our website regularly for up-to-date information.
  • Wearing of masks is now compulsory during the visit.


New! Click here to view the School & Grounds in our 360 Virtual Tour!

To Book Your Open Morning 2020 Session

Please either email or phone Ms. L. Slight, P.A. To The Head:

Email: Lslight@saintedmunds.org.uk

Phone: 02392 892585

Session 1: Arrival time between 9am and 9.15am ONLY

Information for Session 1:

Please DO NOT arrive prior to 9am. Entrance to the school will be via Upper Arundel Street (Eagle Gate). 

Due to limited car parking spaces must be booked in advance (first come first served basis).  Eagle Gate will not open for Session 1 until 9am for those walking or arriving by car so please refrain from turning up prior to this.    

The bell will ring at 10am so please listen out for this as you will need to exit the school via the Eagle Gate only by 10.15am latest.

Session 2: Arrival time between 10.15am and 10.30am ONLY

Information for Session 2:

Please DO NOT arrive prior to 10.15am. Entrance to the school will be via the main school gate (Arundel Street entrance) only. 

Due to limited car parking spaces must be booked in advance (first come first served basis).  The main school gate will not open for Session 2 until 10.15am so please refrain from turning up prior to this.    

The bell will ring at 11.15am so please listen out for this as you will need to exit the school via the main school gate only by 11.30am latest. 

Session 3: Arrival time between 11.30am and 11.45am ONLY

Information for Session 3:

Please do not arrive prior to 11.30am. Entrance to the school will be via Upper Arundel Street (Eagle Gate). 

Due to limited car parking spaces must be booked in advance (first come first served basis).  Eagle Gate will not open for Session 3 until 11.30am so please refrain from turning up prior to this.    

The bell will ring at 12.30pm so please listen out for this as you will need to exit the school via the Eagle Gate only by 12.45pm latest.