Great Arley School, Thornton-Cleveleys

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17th July 18

Welcome to Great Arley School Website

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Thank you for visiting our website. 

You may be considering a place at a special school for your son or daughter and I hope to be able to provide you with some information which will assist you with this very important decision. 

Great Arley School is a local authority maintained special school for children aged 4 to 16 years.  Having a wide range of ages in school enables us to foster a family atmosphere in which the children and young people are extremely happy, they feel valued and supported by each other and all the adults in school.  

The school teaches children with a wide range of learning difficulties, including moderate and severe needs, autism, speech, language and communication difficulties and social and emotional difficulties.  The teaching and support staff are very experienced in meeting the needs of all pupils, by delivering a highly differentiated curriculum through personalised learning and by celebrating progress and achievements.   

All visitors to Great Arley School receive a very warm welcome and once you have browsed our website, I hope you will come to meet our delightful children and young people.  They will enjoy showing you their work and I would be extremely happy to answer any questions you may have. 

Please contact the school office in order to make arrangements to visit the school. If you would like further information about our school, the curriculum or would like to discuss any other matter, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Mr P Higham

Headteacher

Latest News

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Outdoor Week News

Take a look at the exciting activities we are planning for our pupils in Outdoor Week from Mon 9th - Fri 13th July.

Borwick Hall Braves

Key Stage 3 pupils had great adventures this week at Borwick Hall. They braved the cold and wet and had a brilliant time exploring and learning new skills. Well done!

World Book Day

To celebrate World Book Day, the whole school enjoyed dressing up as their favourite book characters, and ate a 'Big Breakfast' together of croissants, toast and hot chocolate

Fun in the Snow!

Pupils were delighted to see the snow this morning. Welcome to our new addition

Chinese Food Tasting in Primary 2

For Chinese New Year, pupils in Primary 2 enjoyed tasting Chinese foods.

Panathlon Swimming Gala

6 pupils competed in the National Finals in London and achieved first place! Well Done to the Swim Team

                    What do our Parent/Carer's say?

 

"The staff are very friendly and extremely helpful, the pupils are very friendly as well. My son loves this school"

"My child has come on leaps and bounds since Great Arley! I'm so proud of him! Thank you!"

"My child comes home happy, has lots to say and is learning."

"... staff are all very caring and kind. You all should be very proud of your school, its staff and children"

Surveys completed Autumn Term 2016

2017-2018 School Calendar

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Summer Term 9th April to 20th July 2018
Half Term Break

25th May to 3rd June 2018 - School reopens on 4th June.

 

 

Great Arley School - Dare to Dream, Aim to Achieve

 

 WE ARE EXPERIENCING PROBLEMS WITH OUR TELEPHONE SYSTEM. THE ISSUE HAS BEEN REPORTED AND WE ARE AWAITING UPDATES.  FOR ANYTHING URGENT, PLEASE CONTACT THE CLASS TEACHER THROUGH DOJO OR EMAIL ADMIN@GREATARLEY.LANCS.SCH.UK