Barnoldswick Alternative School

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Barnoldswick Alternative School

KS3 & KS5

SEND, Nurturing and Therapeutic



Mark Walton

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Primary Lead Teacher:

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Barnoldswick Alternative School, originally based in Brierfield, has been in situ since 2011,

The school is designed to accommodate pupils from KS3 to KS5, supporting those pupils with a EHC plan and who require a more nurturing and therapeutic provision.

The school has a maximum of 54 places which includes lessons on the school narrowboat, school allotment, the woodlands and the farm

TAS Barnoldswick has a strong focus on land based studies, cooking, creative arts, animal care, working in the community and entrepreneurial projects.



01282 851 800 (Option 2)


The Old Library, Fern Lea Avenue, Barnoldswick, BB18 5DW