Crossgates Primary School

Kiln Lane, Rochdale, Lancashire, OL16 3HB
Contact: Mrs. J. Norton - Headteacher
Mrs. J. Binns - Business Manager
Mrs. L. McGuigan - School Adminstrator/Clerk to Governors
Mrs. E. McMahon - Deputy Head/ SEND Co-Ordinator

01706 654573

If you would like a paper copy of any of the documents on the site, please contact the school office.


Safeguarding Notice

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff, visitors and volunteers to share this commitment.

If you have any concerns regarding the safeguarding of any of our pupils please contact one of our Designated Safeguarding Leads: Mrs Norton and Mrs McMahon

Please see the safeguarding section of our website under Policies > Safeguarding

Welcome to

Crossgates Primary School!

Thank you for taking the time to look at our great website. I hope you get a flavour of the exciting things that are happening at Crossgates.

At Crossgates we have high expectations and we reach them. We believe that every day at Crossgates should be the very best day a child can have. We value every part of the curriculum and every part of the school day.

When you visit our school you will be able to feel the warm welcoming atmosphere and observe the engagement in learning. Our children and staff enjoy coming to school. We are a family that works well together. We work hard, we play hard and we smile! 

If you wish to visit our school please contact the office.

Jane Norton



Please follow the one way system and drop your child off at the gate.  Wooden gate for Reception and Year 1, large playground gate for Years 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6.

Class Start Time Finish Time
Sparrows 8.45 2.45
Wrens 9.00 3.00
Robins 9.15 3.15
Finch Unit 8.45 2.45
Falcons, Eagles & Kestrels 9.00 3.00
Owls 9.15 3.15


End of the Day

Large playground - Years 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6

Small Playground - Reception and Year 1



On the day your child has P.E.they should come to school already dressed in their outside P.E. kit with a school jumper/cardigan on.  They will remain in their kit all day and do not need to bring their uniform to change in to.  

Class Day
Robins Wednesday
Wrens Monday
Sparrows Friday
Finch Unit Friday
Falcons, Eagles & Kestrels Thursday
Owls Monday

Crossgates Primary School

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