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  • Westhead Lathom St James' Church of England Primary School
    School Lane
    L40 6HL
  • Head: Mrs A Albion
  • T 01695 574078
  • F 01695 574 078
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  • A state school for boys and girls aged from 3 to 11.
  • Boarding: No
  • Local authority: Lancashire
  • Pupils: 101
  • Religion: Church of England
  • Ofsted:
    • Latest Overall effectiveness Outstanding 1
      • Early years provision Outstanding 1
      • Outcomes for children and learners Outstanding 1
      • Quality of teaching, learning and assessment Outstanding 1
      • Effectiveness of leadership and management Outstanding 1
    • 1 Full inspection 20th November 2014
  • Previous Ofsted grade: Good on 12th January 2010
  • Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report

What the school says...

A warm welcome awaits you at Westhead Lathom St. James Church of England Primary School, a small school with a big heart.

In the semi-rural village of Westhead, on the outskirts of Ormskirk, St James:

• Consistently achieves outstanding results-In the top 10% of schools nationally and joint 7th primary school in Lancashire as listed in The Telegraph;
• Was judged outstanding in all areas of education ( OFSTED 2014) and also outstanding ethos and development of Christian character (Statutory Inspection of Anglican and Methodist Schools – SIAMS 2015)
• Enjoys close links with St. James Playgroup and Church;
• Provides an exciting, rich and creative curriculum;
• Nurtures children within a family environment to their full potential across all areas of learning and personal development;
• Admits only 12 children annually into the Reception Class
• Is situated less than two minutes in the car from Ormskirk School (Secondary) and a mile from Ormskirk Town Centre;
• Provides excellent care within breakfast and after-school club;
• Offers many extra-curricular activities with a passion for sport!
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