The Alternative School (Fernlea Avenue) data

The Alternative School is located in Fernlea Avenue, Barnoldswick and falls under the local authority of Lancashire. This mixed-sex school has 104 pupils, with a capacity of 260, aged from six up to eighteen, and the type of establishment is other independent school.

The Alternative School contact details

AddressThe Alternative School
The Old Library
Fernlea Avenue
Barnoldswick
Lancashire
BB18 5DW
HeadteacherMs Kirsty Swierkowski

About The Alternative School

Phase of EducationNot applicable
Type of EstablishmentOther independent school
Admissions PolicyNot applicable
Statutory Low Age6
Statutory High Age18
BoardersNo boarders
Boarding EstablishmentDoes not have boarders
Official Sixth FormHas a sixth form
GenderMixed
Religious CharacterNone
DioceseNot applicable
Special ClassesNo Special Classes

Pupils

Census Date21st January 2021
School Capacity260
Number of Pupils10440% capacity
Number of Boys7168%
Number of Girls3332%

Where is The Alternative School?

Street AddressThe Old Library
LocalityFernlea Avenue
TownBarnoldswick
CountyLancashire
PostcodeBB18 5DW
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The Alternative School on a map

The Alternative School map (BB18 5DW) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted

Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

The Alternative School administrative data

Establishment NameThe Alternative School
Establishment Number6113
Unique Reference Number136237
Local AuthorityLancashire
Local Authority Code888
Previous Local Authority Code999
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE10000017
Government Office RegionNorth West
DistrictPendle
District CodeE07000122
WardBarnoldswick
Parliamentary ConstituencyPendle
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Middle Super Output AreaPendle 002
Lower Super Output AreaPendle 002B

The Alternative School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date28th January 2022
Reason Establishment OpenedNew Provision
Open Date20th September 2010

Pupil Referral Unit

Teenage MothersNot applicable
Special Educational Needs (SEN) Provision in Primary Care UnitNot applicable
Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Provides for Educational and Behavioural Difficulties (EBD)Not applicable

Special Educational Needs

Section 41 ApprovedNot approved

Trust

Trust flagNot applicable
School Sponsor flagNot applicable

Federation

Federation flagNot applicable

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10071809
Further Education TypeNot applicable

The Alternative School geodata

Easting387902
Northing446697
Latitude53.91628
Longitude-2.18567

Nearest schools to The Alternative School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Gisburn Road Community Primary School
Gisburn Road, Barnoldswick, BB18 5LS
Primary358m
Barnoldswick Church of England Controlled Primary School
Kelbrook Road, Barnoldswick, BB18 5TB
Primary425m
West Craven High School
Kelbrook Road, Barnoldswick, BB18 5TB
Secondary560m
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Barnoldswick
West Close Road, Barnoldswick, BB18 5EN
Primary599m
Coates Lane Primary School
Kirkstall Drive, Barnoldswick, BB18 6EZ
Primary892m
Salterforth Primary School
Cross Lane, Salterforth, Barnoldswick, BB18 5UD
Primary1.6km
Kelbrook Primary School
School Street, Kelbrook, Barnoldswick, BB18 6UD
Primary3.1km
Earby Springfield Primary School
Bailey Street, Earby, Barnoldswick, BB18 6SJ
Primary3.2km
Thornton in Craven Community Primary School
Cam Lane, Thornton-in-Craven, BD23 3SX
Primary3.5km
Foulridge Saint Michael and All Angels CofE Voluntary Aided Primary School
Skipton Road, Foulridge, Colne, BB8 7NN
Primary5.2km