Cedar House School (Low Bentham) data

Cedar House School is located in Low Bentham, Via Lancaster and falls under the local authority of North Yorkshire. This mixed-sex school has 71 pupils, with a capacity of 88, aged from seven up to eighteen, and the type of establishment is other independent special school. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 14th February 2019 resulting in an good rating.

Cedar House School contact details

AddressCedar House School
Low Bentham
Via Lancaster
North Yorkshire
HeadteacherMiss Kathryn Taylor

About Cedar House School

Phase of EducationNot applicable
Type of EstablishmentOther independent special school
Admissions PolicyNot applicable
Statutory Low Age7
Statutory High Age18
BoardersBoarding school
Boarding EstablishmentHas boarders
Official Sixth FormNot applicable
Religious CharacterNone
DioceseNot applicable
Special ClassesHas Special Classes


Census Date21st January 2021
School Capacity88
Number of Pupils7181% capacity
Number of Boys5172%
Number of Girls2028%

Where is Cedar House School?

LocalityLow Bentham
TownVia Lancaster
CountyNorth Yorkshire
PostcodeLA2 7DD
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Cedar House School on a map

Cedar House School map (LA2 7DD) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted Last Inspection14th February 2019
Ofsted RatingGood
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Cedar House School administrative data

Establishment NameCedar House School
Establishment Number6041
Previous Establishment Number6037
Unique Reference Number112456
Local AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Local Authority Code815
Previous Local AuthorityCumbria
Previous Local Authority Code909
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE10000023
Government Office RegionYorkshire and the Humber
District CodeE07000163
Parliamentary ConstituencySkipton and Ripon
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Rural village in a sparse setting
Middle Super Output AreaCraven 001
Lower Super Output AreaCraven 001A

Cedar House School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date25th January 2022
Reason Establishment OpenedNot applicable
Open Date1st October 1976
Reason Establishment ClosedNot applicable

Pupil Referral Unit

Teenage MothersNot applicable
Child Care FacilitiesNot applicable
Special Educational Needs (SEN) Provision in Primary Care UnitNot applicable
Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Provides for Educational and Behavioural Difficulties (EBD)Not applicable
Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Offers Tuition by Another ProviderNot applicable

Special Educational Needs

Section 41 ApprovedApproved
Special Educational Needs (SEN) Priority 1SEMH - Social, Emotional and Mental Health


Trust flagNot applicable
School Sponsor flagNot applicable


Federation flagNot applicable

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10015113
Further Education TypeNot applicable

Cedar House School geodata


Nearest schools to Cedar House School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Stonegate School
13 Main Street, Low Bentham, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA2 7BX
Not applicable512m
Bentham Community Primary School
Low Bentham Road, Bentham, Lancaster, LA2 7BP
Wennington Hall School
Lodge Lane, Wennington, Lancaster, LA2 8NS
Not applicable3.3km
Tatham Fells Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School
Lowgill, Lancaster, LA2 8RA
Wray with Botton Endowed Primary School
School Lane, Wray, Lancaster, LA2 8QE
Melling St Wilfrid Church of England Primary School
Lodge Lane, Melling, Carnforth, LA6 2RE
Ingleton Primary School
Low Demesne, Ingleton, Carnforth, LA6 3DY
Hornby St Margaret's Church of England Primary School
Main Street, Hornby, Lancaster, LA2 8JY
Oneschool Global Uk Lancaster Campus
Melling Road, Hornby, Lancaster, LA2 8LH
Not applicable6.2km
Arkholme Church of England Primary School
Arkholme, Carnforth, LA6 1AU