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

Opportunity

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

12 January 2021

Emergency Assistance Grant Scheme

11 January 2021

Woodlands New Outdoor Area

8 January 2021

ELSA Introduction Letter

Upcoming Events

12 February 2021, 3.15pm

School Closes for Half Term

22 February 2021

School Re-Opens

26 March 2021, 1.00pm

School Closes for Easter