Education & Childcare



Up to the age of sixteen years, Denholme children can attend the following schools.


Denholme Primary School is a friendly village school at the heart of the community. It has nursery facilities, and caters for children of all abilities up to 11 years. The school has an active Parents Association who welcome new members. There are lots of childrenís after school activities as well as adult education classes. The Head Teacher Malcolm Campbell is happy to meet parents by appointment.

Tel: 01274 832123 Fax: 01274 831730 Email:


Parkside Secondary School is a co-educational, all ability school catering for around 500 pupils between the ages of 11 and 16. The head Teacher, Dr Tony Rickwood, is always willing to talk to parents, although a telephone appointment is appreciated. The school has an active School Association which organises events for both pupils and parents, and which is always ready to welcome new parents to the committee. Tel: 01535 272752




The library is a great place to learn for both children and adults. Itís now entirely staffed by volunteers, so please show your support for this valuable service by using it.


The Felix and Rupert Greenwood Trust Memorial Travel Fund


Interested in travel? Let Denholme be the start of your journey. If you are:

 A resident of Denholme

 Aged between 10 and 25

 Wanting to undertake a journey of Educational or Cultural interest


Free funding up to £200 depending on requirements

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