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Welcome to Greatwood Community Primary and Nursery School

Thank you for taking the time to find out more about our school.  Here at Greatwood Community Primary and Nursery School, children aged 3 to 11 enjoy their learning and flourish in a safe and happy environment. Everyone who plays a part in Greatwood life is very proud of the school and we all strive to maintain it as a fantastic place to learn and a key part of Skipton life.

I am immensely proud and privileged to lead here at Greatwood and to work with our enthusiastic students, ambitious staff, supportive parents and committed Governors. Our children have excellent learning behaviours, are eager to learn and are supported by a team of hard working, talented and dedicated staff. Read more > 


Mrs J Yeoman
Headteacher NPQH

Latest news


Physical and Mental Health Project

Funding has been secured to deliver a 5 week Physical and Mental Health Project here at Greatwood.

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Ronnie's Garden Bumper Crop 2020

Staff and Children have been working tirelessly

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'Exceptional' Skipton primary school starts the new academic year as an academy school

GREATWOOD Community Primary School in Skipton will start the new academic year as an academy school.

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Brand New Logo

We are delighted to reveal our brand new school logo!

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New School Logo and Uniform

We are delighted to give you a sneak preview...

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New Governor Recruitment

We've launched a new recruitment page for new governor applications.

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Greatwood Community Primary & Nursery School

Mrs Jonelle Yeoman, Headteacher NPQH

Northern Star Academies Trust is a growing multi-academy trust in the north of England and comprising eight schools: Skipton Girls’ High School, Harrogate High School, New Park Primary Academy, Hookstone Chase Primary School, Holycroft Primary School, Starbeck Primary Academy, Greatwood Community Primary and Nursery School and Eastwood Community School.

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It’s Friday and almost the end of week 2! What a superb two weeks it has been, so pleased to all be back together and doing what we do best. Take a look at these superb portraits from Year 1, clearly showing one of our Six Greatwood values ‘Creativity.’ #creative #portraits

18th September 2020


We are delighted to announce that we are winners of the Yorkshire Primary PE and Sports Premium Award for ‘sustainability.’ Many thanks to our dedicated team who have once again made this possible. @NorthYorksSport @N_StarAT #activeschool #Sustainability #teamwork

17th September 2020


Our showcase writing displays around school are looking incredible. #highstandards #pride #superstarwriters

16th September 2020

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School Games Platinum Award
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