Our School History



 1914 School opened on Monday October 5th named Glasshoughton New Council Schools. Later this became Castleford Ashton Road Council Schools.

 1914  - Infants Department Mixed Department – Juniors and Seniors.


 1920  – Later reorganised to open a separate Senior Girls Department.


 1930  - Junior, Mixed and Senior Boys Department.


 1939  –  Senior Boys and Girls Department amalgamated.


 1970 On site on Ashton Road was a separate Infants, Junior Mixed and Senior Mixed.


 1976   – Reorganised to Smawthorne First and Smawthorne Middle Schools due to the introduction of Comprehensive Education.


 2002  – Amalgamated with Henry Moore Middle to become Smawthorne Henry Moore Primary School.