Gisburn Road Community Primary School

Serving the community for 110 years

Together we dream it, believe it, achieve it!

Our Barnoldswick community school and nursery is busy, thriving and popular, with everyone involved working hard and being committed to helping our children be the best they can be.

Our curriculum is designed to promote enjoyment, active learning and a thirst for knowledge. Our values are respect, trust, honesty, friendship and perseverance.

We nurture every child to become a confident, thoughtful and considerate member of society. We work hard with families to ensure every child’s needs are met….

Full Headteacher's welcome

Mrs Nicola Walker, Headteacher

At Gisburn Road Community Primary School in Barnoldswick we nurture, inspire and challenge every child to have the confidence, skills and values to thrive and achieve

A GOOD School

Our primary school and nursery is a community in which we are all valued equally as individuals. We treat each other and everyone in our community with respect: valuing trust and honesty in all we do.  We strive constantly for our children to enjoy school and become life long learners. Our curriculum promotes active learning that engages all children, promotes a healthy lifestyle and encourages enterprise. As a school community we value commitment. At Gisburn Road, located at the very heart of Barnoldswick, we prepare our children to have the confidence and skills to thrive.

In our last Ofsted inspection we were graded ‘good’.


2017 Key Stage 2 SATs results

% of pupils achieving the expected standardGisburn Road, BarnoldswickNational average
Grammar, Punctuation & Spelling85.7%77%

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