• outside by stage

Headteacher's Welcome

Welcome to our new school website. I hope that you enjoy reading through the pages and the site easy to navigate to find the page and information that you are looking for. Please feel free to contact the school direct with any queries you may have.

Settle CE Primary is a forward thinking, dynamic school that currently caters for children ages 3-11. Currently we have 204 pupils , including Nursery Provision for up to 26 pupils. 

We greatly value the relationships we form with our children and families and the role we have in supporting our local community.We always  expect the children to come first in any decision making and for them to always be treated with respect, empathy and kindness.  We work hard to provide an extensive range of opportunities for the children. We want our children to feel safe, to enjoy learning and to develop as confident strong  individuals .

Creative, Critical and Positive thinking are at the essence of our curriculum. We strive for high academic standards but believe that education does not always mean qualification. Our children are encouraged to develop life skills (cooking,  first aid, financial management and STEM Learning (Science Technology Engineering and Maths) and personal attributes that include resilience and self mastery. 

We have a very successful Early Years Foundation Stage (teacher led Nursery and Reception) and we offer eligible working families 30 hours of free childcare on site as well as a breakfast club (open from 7.30am) , after school club (3.30-5.30pm) and holiday club (Easter and Summer) for busy parents at affordable prices. 
The school offers a wide range of sporting activities and outdoor learning opportunities too, making the most of it's location in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales. 

The school has a strong Christian ethos and prides itself on it's Care and Guidance and promoting Christian Values.  As a Christian School we have a strong focus on promoting  fairness, treating others as you would like to be treated, demonstrating a capacity for forgiveness and respecting other faiths, beliefs and cultures. 

The school seeks to be pupil and parent friendly - there is no 'them and us'. I expect us to all work together, sharing mutual respect and a desire to always do the right thing for the School and it's children.

Thank you you for visiting our site and for showing an interest in our school.

With best wishes

Mr Richard Wright

Follow the link to our latest Ofsted Report : 


To apply for a place at Settle CE Primary School please click on the link below to North Yorkshire admissions:


Latest news

Wishing everyone a very Happy St George's Day! Over the coming weeks Mr Wright will be selecting famous stories from British History, Myth and Legend to share with the children ... Read more

Monday 23rd April - St George's Day! Tuesday 24th April - Parents Evening (the second of our summer Parent evening sessions) Tuesday 24th April / Wednesday 25th April - Stories ... Read more

The school has been informed of Reception admissions for September 2018 and parents should have been notified by the authority as to whether their application has been successful or not. ... Read more

Parents Evening letters will be given out this week. Suggested dates include: Thursday 19th April and Tuesday 24th AprilRead more

Year 6 pupils had to make a pitch for their creative engineering ideas with some fearsome dragons today - including Tony from Rolls Royce, Mr Wright, Miss Thompson and Mrs Hulse.Read more

Children from our Extended Schools Clubs and Year One made this fabulous Easter Garden. It will be on display over Easter at the Holy Ascension Church. Great job everybody. Well ... Read more

Settle Primary School is looking to increase the number of cooking opportunities it provides in school so watch out for details of future events and activities. In the meantime we ... Read more

Settle Primary School are North Craven Netball Champions - a big well done to all our players. Our two teams came first and second place and performed really well against ... Read more

Applications for Settle CE Primary School Reception 2018 should now have been received by the Local Authority. Please note that as we are a maintained school, it is the Local ... Read more

Settle Primary School are hosting the first ever 'Robot Rumble' in March and are inviting all local schools to take part and join in the fun. Details have been sent ... Read more

We love Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths at our School and are fortunate to have a dedicated staff across all year groups committed to its delivery. We now have a ... Read more

Awards and Alliances