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’.
Year 1 were fantastic in their assembly 😃 what an amazing retelling of Little Red Riding Hood using Talk for Writing, wonderful innovated stories and a super song using sign language! What superstars! ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Well done Year 1 👍🏻
https://www.gisburnroad.com/sport Up to date Sports news for 2017/18. Please have a read of all the good things that we’ve done up to now. Still lots and lots of competitions and events to come yet too! ⚽️🏀🏏⛳️🏸🎾🏓 Sport – Gisburn Road Community Primary School, Barnoldswick Sports News 2017/18 Monday 18th September
What an amazing afternoon we’ve had! The children are all tired out from their hard work throughout the fitness circuits… but I am sure they will tell you all about it tonight. Rebecca was fantastic with all the children and certainly an inspiration for children to take up sport and
This Wednesday (7th February 2018), as mentioned in a previous newsletter and a post on our facebook page – we will be having a very special afternoon with former Olympic Team GB Diver – Rebecca Gallantree. Rebecca will be undergoing a range of fitness circuit activities with all our classes
🍰CAKE SALE 🍰 We are having a cake sale at school this Friday (9th). All donations of cakes/buns will be very gratefully received. Children will need to bring 50p for a cake/bun. All proceeds will go towards the Year 6 trip to York. Thank you in advance 😃
Year 2 have begun looking at the exploration of space. They had a special visitor today. Mr. Mitchell came to talk about his work with NASA on a project to send a telescope into space to take high resolution photographs of the sun. He set Mr. Browne the challenge of
Our Yr 3/4 Athletics team did excellent on Friday in the Barnoldswick cluster competition at West Craven Leisure Centre. They finished the morning in Bronze medal position after all their scores were added up. Well done you 12!
Year 1 have been learning about 2D and 3D shapes in Maths this week. We have been looking at shapes both indoors and outdoors. The children have talked about the properties of the shape they have found as well as naming the shape. Well done Year 1.
Reception Class did some amazing climbing in PE today. We got the climbing frame out to see how high we could climb to and the children climbed right to the top without any assistance – showing lots of confidence throughout! Well done Reception.