Northleach Playgroup

c/o Northleach C of E Primary School, Mill End, Northleach, Cheltenham GL54 3HJ
Northleach Playgroup is open to children between 2.5 years old and school age. Activities are designed to meet the Early Years Learning Goals specified in the National Curriculum Foundation Stage, and include sand and water play, painting and gluing, construction and table top toys and outdoor play. Each session includes snack and drink time where the whole group sit up at the table. We are registered to accept nursery education vouchers and each term parents receive a report on their child’s progress. We are keen to involve as many parents/carers as possible in the running of Northleach Playgroup.

Tel: 01451 860019

Northleach Church of England Primary School

Mill End, Northleach, Cheltenham GL54 3HJ
Northleach C of E Primary School is a caring, Christian school where all children feel happy and secure, are valued equally and are able to develop to their full potential. The school enjoys a large, open site with the Church of St. Peter and St. Paul forming an impressive backdrop. The main Cotswold stone building dates back to 1868, when the school was established by the Church of England. Significant expansion has taken place over the last five years, with a new school hall and several new classrooms.

Head Teacher: Miss Kirsty Williams
Telephone: 01451 860274

Northleach School Association

Northleach School Association is a voluntary organisation made up of Parents and teachers whose aim is to provide some very necessary, as well as some ‘nice to have’ resources for the children.

The School Association is one way that the school gets involved with the local community, with many of our events appealing to a wider audience, and through the School Association, the community gives a lot to the school with the continuous generosity of local people and businesses.

Contact the school on 01451 860274  or their website

The Cotswold School

The Avenue, Bourton-on-the-Water, Cheltenham GL54 2BD
Northleach lies within the priority catchment area for The Cotswold School, whcih is located in Bourton on the Water, 6 miles north of the town. School transport is provided. The Cotswold School is an outstanding 11-18 school that enjoys a superb reputation for academic success. It is a language and science Academy, and consistently ranks amongst the top comprehensive schools in the national league tables at both GCSE and A Level. Today there are approximately 1200 pupils in the school including 250 Sixth Form students.
Tel: 01451 820554

Westwoods Grammar School

If you went to the former Westwoods Grammar School in Northleach, whether as a pupil or member of staff, you may like to know that a Facebook Group has been set up. You can join Facebook for free and use the group to make contact with other Westwoods alumni. After you have registered with Facebook, search for ‘Westwoods’ or go directly to the page We’re also trying to add photos and stories about Westwoods, so please send us your memories and help to spread the word!