Old Hutton Church of England Primary School is an outstanding school situated on the edge of the Lake District National Park, an area of great natural beauty, close to the market town of Kendal in South Cumbria.
We are a small school with big ambitions for our children and all in our wider school community. We have high standards and strive for excellence in everything we do. We think that our school is a very special place and we hope you will too!
Our exciting website is here to help you find out about us and all the wonderful things we do to make learning fun. It is also a place for our pupils to celebrate and share their achievements and to help stimulate their future learning.
Please use the navigation at the top and bottom of each page or click on the footprints to have a look around.
LATEST NEWS(please click HERE to go to the News page)
We are thrilled to announce that our Head teacher, Mrs Andrea Walker, has been awarded National Leader of Education (NLE) designation and our school has now become a National Support School (NSS). This is in recognition of our in-school achievements and of the quality of support we are able to provide to other schools. This year (2017-18), Mrs Walker and other staff are supporting several schools across Cumbria; this includes Mr Phil Cooper being seconded as Acting Head in Brough Primary School until the end of July, 2018.
Our pupil results for 2017 are again amongst the highest in the county and nationally. In the national primary school performance tables, our school ranks 43rd (out of over 12,000 schools nationally) – so we are in the top 50 schools in the country! In Cumbria, we come 2nd overall. We are in the top 20 nationally for KS1 to KS2 value-added progress, when compared to similar schools.
Our fund-raising appeal to buy Solar Panels for our link school in Senegal has been a fantastic success! Click here for more about our Senegal link.
In Autumn 2017 we set up a new school twinning link with L'Ecole Elementaire de la Visitation in Marseille, France. Our Class 4 pupils have named penpals in their Class CM2 & our exchange of correspondence & joint projects will improve both our French & their English! Click here for more about our France link.