Pool-in-Wharfedale Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School (or Pool C of E to the locals!) is in the Benefice of Lower Wharfedale which is in the Diocese of Leeds.
**WEDS 10 NOVEMBER 2021, 9.30-10.30am - OPEN MORNING FOR PROSPECTIVE PUPILS. PLEASE RING THE SCHOOL IF YOU ARE INTENDING TO VISIT** If you are unable to visit on this day, please see our Admissions page to view a PowerPoint about our school.

'Believe and Achieve' is our ethos. It is the foundation on which we build lasting partnerships with our pupils, parents and the wider community. We have close links with St Wilfrid’s and Pool Methodist churches, and our values are based on the Christian faith... read more

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During this difficult time of Covid 19 and school closures, many stresses are placed on individuals and on families.

Sadly, as some of you may already be aware, domestic violence incidents are increasing due to the current lockdown situation.  Safer Leeds have launched their DV (Domestic Violence)  campaign and messages are being shared across Twitter on @saferleeds and @LCCnews.


Safer Leeds have updated their website to include useful information for victims of Domestic Violence and people delivering services. Please click on the link below to find out how to access support. This link is useful for both children and adults. More information can also be found on the Safeguarding page.

Pool-in-Wharfedale CE Primary School Arthington Lane, Pool-in-Wharfedale, Otley, LS21 1LG