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C of E

Primary School

creation, compassion, fellowship, forgiveness, respect, trust, wisdom

Burneston Church 033

"The behaviour of pupils and school's work to keep  pupils safe and secure is outstanding..."



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School Visits and Open Mornings


We warmly welcome visits our school at any time of the year. We also have an open morning each autumn term for prospective parents.  


Our open morning this school year is on Monday 3rd October 2016.  


Come and join our EYFS class for fun phonics and maths games from 9 a.m. or get creative during our Autumn craft afternoon from 1.30 p.m.  

All mums, dads, grandmas, granddads and small children welcome.


Please contact Mrs. Oakeley or Mrs. Burniston – 01677 423183 – if you require further details.  

Refreshments will be available.


If you are unable to make it our open day and would like to visit our school, just call to arrange an appointment.


Our Catchment Area


The catchment area for the school is outlined in our admissions policy and includes; the residential communities of Melmerby, Wath, Norton Conyers, East Tanfield, Middleton Quernhow, Sutton Howgrave, Kirklington, Carthorpe, Burneston, Theakston (including RAF housing at The Coppice), Exelby and certain parts of the old village of Gatenby. We do currently have a number of pupils who live outside the catchment area and welcome all enquiries.



Please contact us if you would like to visit our school.


Mrs. Craddock – Administrator


Mr. Simper – Headteacher: 01677 433183



Download: Burneston Primary School Admissions Policy 2016/17