Greatwood CP School: Home Page
Welcome to our website, which is intended
for use by parents of children currently at the School and by those who may
be considering sending their children here.
'OUTSTANDING SCHOOL' - OFSTED 2009
Greatwood Community Primary and Nursery School
is in Skipton, North Yorkshire, part of Craven District. The town is in
Airedale, and is surrounded by the Yorkshire Dales National Park, with many
of its well-known features within easy reach. It has a castle, and the fully
operative Leeds-Liverpool Canal runs through the centre of the town.
The School is part of the North Yorkshire County
Council Education Service, catering for children from 3-11.
|Greatwood is one of only 9 Enhanced Mainstream Schools (EMS)
throughout North Yorkshire and has been enhanced as a centre for good practice in dealing with challenging behaviour.
This web site is divided into sections reached using the
Home: this page, which is the entry to the site.
Our School: a description of the Greatwood CP School.
Greatwood as an Enhanced Mainstream School (link to explanatory
Skipton: a brief introduction to Skipton and the surrounding area.
Map Location: how to find the School.
Gallery: pictures of the School and events.
Our Minibus: details and pictures from the School Minibus Project.
Holidays: A list of holiday dates updated as soon as they are
Parent Pay: an online payment system for dinner money, nursery fees,
club and trip money.
Our Brochure: an indexed breakdown of school
organisation taken from the School Brochure.
Documentation: a list of documents held at school
which parents are entitled to inspect. Some of these documents can be
downloaded using links provided. In particular, the latest version of
the School Brochure will be available, and we hope that prospective
parents will make use of this facility wherever possible. A printed copy
is available on request.
Extended School: with details of Skipton Children's Centre.