Horton-in-Ribblesdale Primary School

Horton Primary school is under consideration of closure, please visit https://www.friendsofhortonschool.co.uk/ to show your support to ensure this "Outstanding" school remains open and keep the Dales villages as working communities. Provide feedback to North Yorkshire County Council by 4th November.


Horton-in-Ribblesdale Voluntary Aided Church of England Primary School has a long and rich history. It was first endowed as a Grammar School in the sixteenth century and the Old School still stands in Horton churchyard. It currently has an Offsted rating of "Outstanding".

Recognising its historic foundation, the school will preserve and develop its religious character in accordance with the principles of the Church of England and in partnership with the church at parish and diocesan level.

The school aims to serve its community by providing an education of the highest quality within the context of Christian belief and practice. It encourages an understanding of the meaning and significance of faith and promotes Christian values through the experience it offers to all its pupils.