Moorside Community Primary School

Moorside Community Primary School

About Us

Quick Facts

  • Moorside Community Primary School has been serving local boys and girls on this school site since 1887 and was originally founded in 1818 in Ovenden.
  • Moorside moved to a new purpose built school building in September 2018.
  • Moorside educates students from Nursery through to Year 6.
  • We have a dedicated Pastoral Team to support the needs of our pupils and families. 
  • We are part of the Calderdale Mental Health Support Hub, meaning we have a mental health practitioner working alongside the Pastoral Team. 
  • Moorside works with a variety of organisations locally and nationally. 
  • Moorside operates the 'Magic Breakfast' scheme where all children are offered a breakfast bagel to start the day. 
  • Moorside has a selection of age-appropriate after school clubs and activities, many of which are run by our Sports Coach.