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Ofsted rate Bassenthwaite School as good

We are delighted to confirm that following our recent Ofsted Inspection, carried out on 24th May 2016, Bassenthwaite School continues to be rated as good.

Next FOBS Meeting – Friday 4th March 2016

The next FOBS meeting will be held on Friday 4th March 2016 at 3.20pm at the school. We welcome as many parents to come along as possible. We need new ideas and volunteers who can offer to help out – short or long term.

Bassenfell Residential – 1st & 2nd March 2016

Bassenfell 1 night Residential will take place on Tuesday 1st and Wednesday 2nd March 2016. This is open to Years 2, 3, and 4. Children are required to arrive at school dressed ready for their first day of activities. Please see the full information sheet regarding clothing and what children need to bring with them. […]

Places Available

We have places available in Nursery and Reception and in a number of other year groups. Come and find out more about our school. Please contact us for further information.


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Family Holidays

If you are arranging a family holiday in the near future, then you can view and download a copy of the School Term Dates via the link in the menu on the left. Please remember that holidays in term time cannot be authorised unless for exceptional circumstances. A special request form will need to be […]

Wash Day Blues

Our infant children enjoying a “Wash Day Blues” experience at Tullie House

African Drumming Workshop

The junior children enjoyed a visit from Zozo who gave them an African drumming workshop. We are lucky to have a set of djembe drums in school, which we can now continue to practice with.