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.
Our 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.
Our School Motto
With Determination and Effort we can achieve the impossible!
"Pupils of all abilities make good progress." OFSTED 2013
Tuesday 14th April
Monday 4th May
Friday 22nd May
- Smawthorne Rugby team to represent Wakefield!
Our Year school rugby team took part in a Five Towns school tag rugby tournament, held at Castleford Rugby Union club on Friday 20th March.
- Book Week - Inspire
During this week we are celebrating National Book Week.
- Year 5 Enrichment North American Dancing
As part of their topic this term 'Survivors' the children in Year 5 participated in a traditional North American dance workshop.
- School Council Visit County Hall
The School Council members were all invited to County Hall in Wakefield.
- Year 1 Visit The Deep
Year 1 enjoy their first school trip to The Deep in Hull
Latest Smawthorne Henry Moore Calendar Events
- Year 6 Coal Mining Museum27Apr2015
09:00 am - 15:00 pm
- Year 1 Reading Cafe28Apr2015
14:45 pm - 15:10 pm
- Tour de Yorkshire 10 Y5 Children29Apr2015
09:00 am - 15:00 pm @ Nostell Priory