Acorns is a school for pupils with generic learning difficulties. We provide high quality special education for girls and boys aged 2 to 11 years of age, from Preston and the surrounding areas.

Acorns Means:

Achieve

Celebrate

Oppurtunity

Respect

Nurture

Success

  1. We provide a happy safe caring environment for pupils and staff.
  2. We encourage each child to fulfil their potential.
  3. We create an environment in which every child's efforts and achievements can be celebrated.
  4. We deliver an inclusive curriculum with enjoyment and excellence at its heart.
  5. We encourage all children to be independent learners.

As a special school, we undertake admissions according to the local authority guidelines which can be found on the Lancashire County Council website.

Details of the schools performance table is available on the Education website.

Latest News

17 December 2018

Plan for the last week of term

4 December 2018

Christmas Jumper Day 2018

26 November 2018

Gritting routes for roads leading to Acorns

Upcoming Events

4 February 2019, 10.00am – 12.00pm

Parents Group - Sign Language Training

15 February 2019, 3.15pm

School closes for Half Term

25 February 2019, 8.55am

School Re-opens