Silloth Primary School

Children Come First


Silloth Primary School is a very special place where each and every child is an important part of our school family and where children come first. 

Silloth’s children are our future and as such must be nurtured, cared for and educated to the highest standards. This is what we aim to achieve.  We have very high standards of behaviour too, that ensures your child is given the best possible opportunity to learn in a happy, safe and calm environment. 

Your child’s happiness is at the heart of everything we do.  A happy child will learn well and reach his or her true potential.

Silloth Primary School is not just about subjects, although, of course these are a very important part of school, it’s about life experiences and enjoyment; it’s about friendship and personal challenges; it’s about learning about yourself and achieving more than you thought possible; it’s about relationships and commitment and it’s about fun and laughter, of which there is lots, all day long!

Your child will be offered a wealth of opportunities and experiences during their time with us. We hope to prepare them well for their future education and give them an insight into the world around them.

A strong partnership between school and home is of the utmost importance to us. It is by working together that we can move forward successfully.  We will always welcome you into school and there are many occasions and events throughout the year when the success and achievements of the children are on display for all to see.  Don’t miss out on these occasions, they should be treasured.

We will always strive to solve any problems as quickly as possible and remember the earlier you alert us to your concerns, the sooner a solution will be found.  Please help us to help you and your child.

I look forward to a long and fruitful partnership with you, working together for your child.


Rachel Ingrams MA BA(Hons) PGCE NPQH

Head Teacher

Silloth Primary School News

  • Keeping Our Children Safe!
    As the holidays and dark nights are upon us, PLEASE do not allow your child out unsupervised. If children go out to 'Trick or Treat', make sure they are in a group with an adult at all times. SAFETY FIRST, EVERY TIME!
  • Term Dates for 2016 -2017
    Please see the term dates for 2016-2017 before making any holiday arrangements. Silloth Primary School term dates are not on the Cumbria County Council website as schools can now set their own dates.
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If the school needs to close in an emergency due to weather conditions or any other problem, this will be clearly notified in the Breaking News section of the home page and through our facebook social media page.  School closure information can also be found on BBC Radio Cumbria and the County Council website

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