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Welcome To Horton-in-Ribblesdale CE (VA) Primary School 


We are a small, highly achieving school for pupils aged 3 to 11 where each individual child is known, valued and loved. We embrace a family culture in our picturesque “OFSTED Outstanding” school. With our excellent staff to pupil ratio, we provide each child with a high quality education, where children are encouraged to achieve personal excellence in a warm, caring environment. We foster strong links with St Oswald’s church and the local community.

  • We nurture individual needs and talents with personalised provision
  • “OFSTED Outstanding” school 2006/7 & 2010/11
  • Achieved Best KS2 SATS results in North Craven 2013, 2014 and 2015
  • Wrap around care from 8am to 5.30pm available 
  • Free transport from Stainforth, Helwith Bridge, Studfold, Newhouses and Selside
  • A broad and balanced curriculum provided
  • Music tuition available in brass, piano, drums, accordion and singing
  • Highly successful Sports Teams coached in collaboration with other small schools
  • Swimming lessons each year for whole school 
  • “Forest school” being further developed in partnership with the Millennium Trust. Please contact the school for more information.


Please feel free to contact the school admin Mrs C Eccleston on 01729 860282 and we will be happy to show you around our lovely school.


"It's more than a school, it's a family"


Do go to the Parents' pages, Useful Links, to view our promotional video, or Google YouTube It's more than a school, and get a real feeling for who we are.