Krishna Avanti Primary School, Leicester
Krishna Avanti Primary School is a Hindu-faith Free School for boys and girls that opened in September 2011.
The school is set in 5 acres of land, on Spencefield Lane in Leicester, in Evington Hall. The Grade 2 listed building was built for the High Sheriff of Leicester and was also once a Catholic Convent. The main house has great character with beautiful features including an extraordinary library area. It is set in tranquil grounds making this a wonderful site for an excellent learning environment for all children of any faith and background and providing a spacious learning environment both indoors and outdoors.
Evington Hall was built in 1800’s as the home of the Sheriff of Leicester. Set in 5 acres of lush grounds, the site provides an ideal environment for learning. There has been a major refurbishment and new build programme.
The school offers a values based, broad and stimulating curriculum, with the addition of yoga, meditation, Spanish and Sanskrit (the root of most eastern and western languages).