West Craven High School

URN: 142856

Address: Kelbrook Road, Barnoldswick, Lancashire, BB18 5TB

Rating and reports

Inspection outcome

The overall outcome of the inspection on 29 June 2022 was:

Requires Improvement

Quality of education:

Requires Improvement

Behaviour and attitudes:

Requires Improvement

Personal development:

Requires Improvement

Leadership and management:

Requires Improvement

Requires Improvement

All reports

  1. Monitoring visit Monitoring visit, PDF - 14 September 2021
  2. Monitoring visit Monitoring visit, PDF - 11 May 2021
  3. Monitoring visit Monitoring visit, PDF - 11 December 2020
  4. School inspection: InadequateSchool inspection, PDF - 23 January 2020
  5. Short inspection Short inspection, PDF - 20 November 2018
  6. Academy conversion letter Academy conversion letter, PDF - 06 September 2016
  7. Opened
  8. Previously West Craven High School Closed

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About West Craven High School

  • Type: Academy
  • Boarding: No
  • Religious character: Does Not Apply
  • Local authority: Lancashire


  • Age Range: 11 - 16
  • Gender: Mixed
  • Number of pupils: 613
  • School capacity: 845


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  • Address: Kelbrook Road, Barnoldswick, Lancashire, BB18 5TB
  • Region: North West

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