Welcome to our new website!

              Head teacher's Welcome 


Welcome to Smawthorne Henry Moore Primary School’s website.


The information is provided for prospective parents to help you and your child understand a little about the life of our school before you join us. It is also written to keep those of you who already have children at our school regularly informed of many aspects of our school life.

 Smawthorne Henry Moore Primary is a two form entry primary school situated in Castleford, West Yorkshire.

 Our school has seen immense changes during the last four years in terms of Governors, staffing, refurbishment programme, curriculum, rising pupil numbers, rising of standards in all aspects of school life and pupil achievement and a positive profile within our community.

 We have high expectations of everyone and we constantly challenge ourselves in our journey of continued improvement.

 Out staff are committed to providing the best possible education for your children in order to ensure that they all achieve their full potential and achieve the best possible life chances.


Our motto of  “With determination and effort, we can achieve the impossible”   is the base on which we work and learn together.

 We look forward to meeting you.

 J Murray

Head Teacher




       Our School Motto

With Determination and Effort we can achieve the impossible!



"Pupils of all abilities make good progress." OFSTED 2013




School Closes

 Friday 13th February


School Opens

 Monday 23rd February

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Latest Smawthorne Henry Moore Calendar Events

Year 5/6 Football Tournament Park Junior02Feb2015

15:15 pm - 16:30 pm @ Park Junior

Y6 SATs Parents Meeting09Feb2015

14:25 pm - 15:15 pm

Y6 SATs parents meeting to provide all you need to know information for your child's SATs assessments

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