Warcop, Appleby-in-Westmorland, Cumbria CA16 6NX
10 reasons to choose Warcop Church of England Primary School
Warcop Church of England Primary School has a Schoolsmith Score® of 68. It is one of the best state primary schools in Appleby-in-Westmorland and the best independent or state primary within 10 miles.
Warcop Church of England Primary School is a state primary school for boys and girls (60%/40%) between the ages of 4 and 11 years. It is a Church of England voluntary aided faith school. The school was also rated as Good by Ofsted in its last (2022) inspection.
Average class size
Warcop Church of England Primary School has four mixed-age classes and an average class size of 21 pupils.
Average Year 6 SATS results from 2016-19 and 2022 show that Warcop Church of England Primary School achieves above average attainment results. By the same measure, progress scores have been variable around the national average, possibly reflecting different cohorts’ ability profiles.
The Warcop Church of England Primary School curriculum
School curriculum emphasises Christian social morality and also includes PSHE, French. There is topic-based and thematic teaching for some foundation subjects. There may be an occasional extra-curricular academic or hobby club.
More on the curriculum
There are regular educational trips for all year groups, visiting speakers and Forest School for all year groups.
Most lessons are taught by the class teacher with some peripatetic and specialist teaching.
Sport at Warcop Church of England Primary School
School offers PE and up to 10 seasonal sports. Representative teams in some sports from Year 3.
The Arts at Warcop Church of England Primary School
Art and music are taught as discrete subjects to all pupils. DT, drama, dance integrated into other subjects. Choir. There are some extra-curricular creative and performing arts clubs. Artsmark Gold accreditation.
Out of school hours care from 8.00am to 5.30pm.
Find another school near Warcop Church of England Primary School
Sedbergh School (19.4 miles); Barnard Castle School (21 miles).
Kirkby Stephen Grammar School (4.9 miles); Appleby Grammar School (5.7 miles); Queen Elizabeth Grammar School Penrith (18.7 miles).