Schools in Barnsley

In Barnsley, we have 55 nursery units for children between three and four years of age, which are attached to primary schools.

Education for children between the ages of five and 11 is provided in 77 primary schools; 38 of these are academies.

For young people 11 - 18, education is provided by 9 advanced learning centres, four of which are academies.

Holy Trinity 3-16 Catholic and Church of England (VA) is an all-through school and admits children from ages 3 to 16.

Penistone Grammar ALC has its own sixth form (11-18)

Two special school academies and one alternative academy provide education for children aged 3-19 who have significant and complex special educational needs.

You can find full details of all our schools and academies below.

If you'd like more information about any of them, please contact the relevant school directly or contact our Admissions Team.  

If you need information about school holidays, please see our School terms and holidays page.

Primary schools

School Address Contact details
All Saints Academy Darfield School Street, Darfield, Barnsley
S73 9EU
Tel: (01226) 752293
Fax: (01226) 341225
Email: Email All Saints Academy
Athersley North Primary Lindhurst Road, Athersley North,
Barnsley S71 3NB
Tel: (01226) 288674
Fax: (01226) 204633
Email: Email Athersley North Primary
Athersley South Primary Wakefield Road, Smithies,
Barnsley S71 3TP
Tel: (01226) 284223
Fax:(01226) 733039
Email: Email Athersley South 1
Email: Email Athersley South 2
Barugh Green Primary Higham Common Road, 
Barugh Green, 
Barnsley S75 1LD
Tel: (01226) 383800
Fax: (01226) 381268
Email: Email Barugh Green Primary
Birdwell Primary Sheffield Road, 
Birdwell, 
Barnsley S70 5XB
Tel: (01226) 742957
Email: Email Birdwell Primary
Birkwood Primary Darfield Road, Cudworth, 
Barnsley S72 8HG
Tel: (01226) 710447
Fax: (01226) 712341
Email: Email Birkwood Primary
Brierley Church of England (VC) Primary Beech Close, Brierley,
Barnsley S72 9EJ
Tel: (01226) 711332
Fax: (01226) 711332
Email: Email Brierley CE
Burton Road Primary Burton Road,
Barnsley S71 2AA
Tel: (01226) 288679
Fax: (01226) 289764
Email: Email Burton Road Primary
Carlton Primary Academy Fish Dam Lane, Carlton,
Barnsley S71 3HF
Tel: (01226) 722166
Fax: (01226) 722918
Email: Email Carlton Primary Academy
Carrfield Primary Academy Highgate Lane, Bolton-upon-Dearne, 
Rotherham S63 8AL
Tel: (01709) 893121
Fax: (01709) 888167
Email: Email Dearne Carrfield
Cawthorne Church of England (VC) Primary Taylor Hill, Cawthorne,
Barnsley S75 4HB
Tel: (01226) 790447
Fax: (01226) 792848
Email: Email Cawthorne CE
Cherry Dale Primary Royston Road, Cudworth, 
Barnsley S72 8AA
Tel: (01226) 719700
Fax: (01226) 780469
Email: Email Cherry Dale Primary
Cudworth Churchfield Primary Snydale Road, Cudworth, 
Barnsley S72 8JR
Tel: (01226) 710523
Email: Email Cudworth Churchfield Primary
Darton Primary Station Road, Darton,
Barnsley S75 5AD
Tel: (01226) 394050
Email: Email Darton Primary
Dearne Goldthorpe Primary Barnsley Road, Goldthorpe, 
Rotherham S63 9NG
Tel: (01709) 892044
Fax: (01709) 881196
Email: Email Dearne Goldthorpe Primary
Dodworth St Johns the Baptist CE Primary Academy Barnsley Road, Dodworth, 
Barnsley S75 3JS
Tel: (01226) 286514
Fax: (01226) 731675
Email: Email Dodworth St John Primary 

Elsecar Holy Trinity CE Primary Academy  Church Street, Elsecar,
Barnsley S74 8HS
Tel: (01226) 743008
Fax: (01226) 740646
Email: Email Elsecar Holy Trinity Primary
Gawber Primary Church Street, Gawber,
Barnsley S75 2RP
Tel: (01226) 289728
Fax: (01226) 734028
Email: Email Gawber Primary
Gooseacre Primary Academy Gooseacre Avenue, Thurnscoe, 
Rotherham S63 0NU
Tel: (01709) 893569
Fax: (01709) 891394
Email: Email Gooseacre Primary
Greenfield Primary Cherry Tree Street, Hoyland, 
Barnsley S74 9RG
Tel: (01226) 743468
Fax: (01226) 742734
Email: Email Greenfield Primary 
Heather Garth Primary Academy Billingley View, 
Bolton-Upon-Dearne, 
Rotherham S63 8ES
Tel: (01709) 894149
Email: Email Heather Garth Primary
Highgate Primary Academy Nicholas Lane, Goldthorpe, 
Rotherham S63 9AS
Tel: (01709) 892160
Fax: (01709) 888169
Email: Email Highgate Primary
High View Primary Learning Centre Newsome Avenue, Wombwell, 
Barnsley S73 8QS
Tel: 01226 273220
Fax:01226 273225
Email: Email High View Primary
Holy Rood Catholic (VA) Primary Shaw Street, 
Barnsley S71 6JL
Tel: 01226 281219
Fax:01226 770351
Email: Email Holy Rood Primary
Holy Trinity 3-16 Catholic and Church of England (VA) Carlton Road,
Barnsley S71 2LF
Tel: 01226 704550
Fax:01226 286798
Email: Email Holy Trinity
Hoyland Common Primary Sheffield Road, Hoyland Common, 
Barnsley S74 0DJ
Tel: 01226 369640
Fax:01226 741025
Email: Email Hoyland Common Primary 
Hoyland Springwood Primary Cloughfields Road, 
Hoyland, Barnsley S74 0ER
Tel: 01226 743815
Email: Email Hoyland Springwood
Hoylandswaine Primary Haigh Lane, Hoylandswaine, 
Sheffield S36 7JJ
Tel: 01226 762027
Fax: 01226 762045
Email: Email Hoylandswaine Primary
Hunningley Primary Hunningley Lane, Stairfoot,
Barnsley S70 3DT
Tel: 01226 284867
Fax:01226 286429
Email: Email Hunningley Primary
Joseph Locke Primary Shaw Street, 
Barnsley S70 6JL
Tel: 01226 729910
Fax:01226 779623
Email: Email Joseph Locke Primary
Jump Primary Roebuck Hill, Jump, 
Barnsley S74 0JW
Tel: 01226 743041
Fax:01226 740651
Email: Email Jump Primary
Keresforth Primary Keresforth Road, Dodworth, 
Barnsley  S75 3NU
Tel: 01226 284147
Fax:01226 734027
Email: Email Keresforth Primary
Kexborough Primary Ballfield Lane, Kexborough
Barnsley S75 5EF
Tel: 01226 382288
Fax:01226 390639
Email: Email Kexborough Primary
Kings Oak Primary Learning Centre Bondfield Close, Wombwell, 
Barnsley S73 8TX 
Tel: 01226 272740
Fax:01226 341824
Email: Email Kings Oak Primary
Lacewood Primary Carr Head Lane, 
Bolton-upon-Dearne, 
Rotherham S63 8DA
Tel: 01709 887750
Email: Email Lacewood Primary
Ladywood Primary Nancy Road, Grimethorpe,
Barnsley S72 7JX
Tel: 01226 711488
Fax:01226 781677
Email: Email Ladywood Primary
Laithes Primary Laithes Lane, Smithies
Barnsley S71 3AF
Tel: 01226 281255
Email: Email Laithes Primary
Mapplewell Primary Greenside Avenue, Staincross, 
Barnsley S75 6BB
Tel: 01226 381273
Fax:01226 381272
Email: Email Mapplewell Primary
Meadstead Primary Academy Meadstead Drive, Royston, 
Barnsley S71 4JS
Tel: 01226 722153
Fax: 01226 700499
Email: Email Meadstead Primary
Milefield Primary Milefield Lane, Grimethorpe, 
Barnsley S72 7BH
Tel: 01226 710329
Fax:01226 781823
Email: Email Milefield Primary
Millhouse Primary Lee Lane, Millhouse Green, 
Sheffield S36 9LN
Tel: 01226 763019
Email: Email Millhouse Primary
Oakhill Primary Academy Doncaster Road, Ardsley
Barnsley S71 5AG
Tel: 01226 284493
Fax:01226 785297
Email: Email Oakhill Primary
Oakwell Rise Primary Academy Doncaster Road,
Barnsley S70 1TS
Tel: 01226 281943
Fax:01226 246979
Email: Email Oakwell Rise Primary
Outwood Primary Academy Darfield Snapehill Road, Darfield
Barnsley S73 9LT
Tel: 01226 753048
Fax: 01226 754709
Email: Email Darfield Outwood
Outwood Primary Academy Littleworth Grange Littleworth Lane, Lundwood,
Barnsley S71 5RG
Tel: 01226 777530
Email: Email Littleworth Grange
Oxspring Primary Sheffield Road, Oxspring, 
Sheffield S36 8YW
Tel: 01226 763020
Fax:01226 763020
Email: Email Oxspring Primary
Parkside Primary Academy Midland Road, Royston,
Barnsley, S71 4QP
Tel: 01226 722416
Fax: 01226 726643
Email: Email Parkside Primary
Penistone St John's CE (VA) Primary  High Street, Penistone,
Sheffield S36 6BS
Tel: 01226 762496
Fax: 01226 766623
Email: Email Penistone St John's
Queens Road Academy Queens Road, Barnsley 
S71 1AR
Tel: 01226 737010
Fax: 01226 779671
Email: Email Queens Road Academy
Royston Saint John Baptist CE Primary Vicarage Lane, Royston, 
Barnsley S71 4QY
Tel: 01226 722011
Fax:01226 700839
Email: Email Royston St John
Sacred Heart Catholic (VA) Primary Lockwood Road, Goldthorpe, 
Rotherham S63 9JY
Tel: 01709 892385
Fax:01709 888168
Email: Email Sacred Heart
Sandhill Primary Dearne Street, Great Houghton, 
Barnsley S72 0EQ
Tel: 01226 345030
Fax:01226 754302
Email: Email Sandhill Primary
Shafton Primary Academy High Street, Shafton,
Barnsley S72 8QA
Tel: 01226 710386
Fax:01226 781770
Email: Email Shafton Primary
Shawlands Primary Shaw Street, 
Barnsley S70 6JL
Tel: 01226 287177
Fax:01226 296365
Email: Email Shawlands Primary
Silkstone Common J and I Moorend Lane, Silkstone Common, 
Barnsley S75 4QT
Tel: 01226 790471
Fax:01226 790471
Email: Email Silkstone Common
Silkstone Primary High Street, Silkstone,
Barnsley S75 4LR
Tel: 01226 790333
Fax:01226 791200
Email: Email Silkstone Primary
Springvale Primary Sheffield Road, Penistone, 
Sheffield S36 6HJ
Tel: 01226 760930
Fax:01226 760931
Email: Email Springvale Primary
St Helen's Catholic (VA) Primary West Street, Hoyland,
Barnsley S74 9DL
Tel: 01226 742172
Fax:01226 742172
Email: Email St Helen's Catholic Primary
St Helen's Primary Academy St Helens Way, Monk Bretton,
Barnsley S71 2PS
Tel: 01226 295210
Fax:01226 207256
Email: Email St Helen's Primary
St Mary's CE Primary Stocks Lane, 
Barnsley S75 2DF
Tel: 01226 206422
Fax:01226 206490
Email: Email St Mary's CE 
St Michael and All Angels Catholic (VA) Primary Stonyford Road, Wombwell, 
Barnsley S73 8AF
Tel: 01226 752120
Fax:01226 341559
Email: Email St Michael and All Angels Catholic
Summerfields Primary Academy Haigh Croft, Summer Lane Royston, 
Barnsley S71 4SF
Tel: 01226 722480
Fax:01226 701638
Email: Email Summerfields Primary
Summer Lane Primary Summer Lane,
Barnsley S75 2BB
Tel: 01226 205363
Fax: 01226 294404
Email: Email Summer Lane Primary
Tankersley St Peters CE (VA) Primary Westwood New Road, Tankersley, 
Barnsley S75 3DA
Tel: 01226 742357
Fax: 01226 740438
Email: Email Tankersley St Peters
The Ellis CE (VA) Primary School Street, Hemingfield, 
Barnsley S73 0PS
Tel: 01226 753383
Email: Email The Ellis CE (VA) Primary
The Forest Academy Thornton Road, Kendray
Barnsley S70 3NG
Tel: 01226 284719
Email Email Forest Academy
The Hill Primary Academy Tudor Street, Thurnscoe, 
Rotherham S63 ODS
Tel: 01709 892145
Fax:01709 880811
Email: Email The Hill Primary
The Mill Academy Lobwood, Worsbrough Bridge, 
Barnsley S70 5EP
Tel: 01226 289096
Fax:01226 241768
Email: Email The Mill Academy
Thurgoland CE Primary Halifax Road, Thurgoland, 
Sheffield S35 7AL
Tel: 0114 2883300
Fax:0114 2888836
Email: Email Thurgoland CE Primary
Thurlstone Primary Royd Moor Road, Thurlstone,
Sheffield S36 9RD
Tel: 01226 762018
Fax:01226 762071
Email: Email Thurlstone Primary
Upperwood Primary Academy Dartree Walk, Darfield
Barnsley S73 9NL
Tel: 01226 754336/755027
Email: Email Upperwood Primary
Ward Green Primary Vernon Road, Worsbrough, 
Barnsley S70 5HJ
Tel: 01226 286510
Email: Email Ward Green Primary
Wellgate Primary George Street, Mapplewell,
Barnsley S75 6HR
Tel: 01226 383739
Fax:01226 381228
Email: Email Wellgate Primary
West Meadows Primary West Street, Hoyland,
Barnsley S74 9ET
Tel: 01226 749164
Fax:01226 740115
Email: Email West Meadows Primary
Wilthorpe Primary Greenfoot Lane,
Barnsley S75 1EG
Tel: 01226 288676
Email: Email Wilthorpe Primary
Wombwell Park Street Primary Park Street, Wombwell,
Barnsley S73 0HS
Tel: 01226 752029
Fax:01226 758695
Email: Email Wombwell Park Street 
Worsbrough Bank End Primary Underwood Avenue, Worsbrough, 
Barnsley S70 4AZ
Tel: 01226 282549
Fax:01226 285892
Email: Email Worsbrough Bank End Primary 
Worsbrough Common Primary Bruce Avenue, 
Worsbrough Common, Barnsley S70 4EB
Tel: 01226 289989
Email: Email Worsbrough Common Primary

Secondary schools

School Address Contact details
Barnsley Academy Farm Road, Kendray,
Barnsley S70 3DL
Tel: 01226 284606
Fax:01226 731793
Email: Email The Barnsley Academy
Darton Academy Ballfield Lane, Darton,
Barnsley S75 5EF
Tel: 01226 232306
Email: Email Darton Academy
Holy Trinity 3-16 Catholic and CE/VA Carlton Road,
Barnsley S71 2LF
Tel: 01226 704550
Fax:01226 286798
Email: Email Holy Trinity
Horizon Community College Dodworth Road,
Barnsley S70 6PD
Tel: 01226 704230
Email: Email Horizon
Kirk Balk Academy West Street, Hoyland,
Barnsley S74 9HX
Tel: 01226 742286
Fax:01226 741267
Email: Email Kirk Balk
Netherwood Academy Dove Valley Way, Wombwell,
Barnsley S73 8FE
Tel: 01226 272000  (temporary number)
Fax:01226 753486
Email: Email Netherwood ALC
Outwood Academy Carlton Royston Lane, Carlton,
Barnsley S71 3EW
Tel: 01226 728494
Fax:01226 725640
Email: Email Outwood Carlton
Outwood Academy Shafton Engine Lane, Shafton,
Barnsley S72 8RE
Tel: 01226 717730
Fax:01226 781999
Email: Email Shafton Academy
Penistone Grammar Advanced Learning Centre Huddersfield Road, Penistone,
Sheffield S36 7BX
Tel: 01226 762114
Fax:01226 370328
Email: Email Penistone Grammar ALC
The Dearne Advanced Learning Centre Goldthorpe Road, Goldthorpe,
Rotherham S63 9EW
Tel: 01709 892211/892565
Email: Email The Dearne ALC

Special schools

School Address Contact details
Greenacre Keresforth Hill Road, Barnsley, S70 6RG Tel: 01226 287165
Fax:01226 295328
Email: Email Greenacre School
Springwell St Helen's Boulevard, Carlton Road,
Barnsley S71 2AY
Tel: 01226 291133
Fax:01226 779244
Email: Email Springwell School

Ofsted inspections

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