Crossgates Primary School

Kiln Lane, Rochdale, Lancashire, OL16 3HB
Contact: Mrs. J. Norton - Headteacher
Mrs. L. Richards - Business Manager
Deals with queries from parents and other members of the public
Mrs K. Crew - School Administrator
Tel: 01706 654 573
Mrs. E. McMahon - Deputy Head/ SEND Co-Ordinator

School Aims


At Crossgates:

  • We are proud of our family.
  • We make the most of every day and everybody.
  • Every child has the right to make progress through personalised learning and equality of opportunity.
  • We will ensure that all the teaching and learning will be of the highest quality.
  • Children will be prepared for the 21st century. We will equip children with the technological skills they will need for their future.
  • Through a broad, rich, creative curriculum we build upon secure foundations for learning. We promote an enjoyment of learning to develop life long learners.
  • We value all parts of the day and all areas of the curriculum.
  • We develop children’s rights, respect and responsibilities and encourage pupil voice.
  • We provide the opportunity to be a part of a caring community where the school is at the hub. Where every individual is respected and valued.
  • We develop independent inquisitive learners with the ability to persevere through challenging tasks.
  • We will raise awareness of global issues and the impact on their lives.
  • We promote healthy lifestyles through a range of sporting activities, education and healthy food choices.


And why? Because we are ALL worth it!


To view Ethos for Learning Document, please click the link below:

Ethos at Crossgates.doc 2.doc