Contact Us

01946 372656

Emergency Mobile:
07872 181619


Postal Address:
Lowca Community School,
CA28 6QS.

Lowca Community School  –  a safeguarding school

Head Teacher: Mrs Joanne Crawford 

       Special Education Needs  and Disabilities Coordinator: Mrs Joanne Crawford

Values and Ethos

Lowca Community School strives to enrich the childhood for all of its pupils promoting the highest standards of teaching and learning.  Like one big happy family, children are supported and encouraged in their progress through the curriculum.  We aim to ensure each child is stretched to fulfil their potential in a positive and praising atmosphere where talent and achievement are celebrated.  We can sum ourselves up best with our motto:

“Be the best you can be and be happy”

Thinking about applying for Lowca School

Lowca School has an excellent pupil to adult ratio which means children get more “support” and “stretch” as required.  It means we really get to know each individual and can nurture each child in a family atmosphere.  Your child will benefit from good teaching and learning as recognised in our latest Ofsted report.  We are proud of the progress our pupils make.  Please read some of our newsletters here on the site to get a flavour of the kind of experiences your child will enjoy here at Lowca School.

If you’d like to find out more or come for a visit please give us a ring to make an appointment on 01946 372656.  The schools admissions policy can be found by following this link; click here

About Lowca School

Situated in the seaside village of Lowca nr Whitehaven, Lowca Community School is a hidden gem. Sited in the old school building built in 1884, we are proud of our warm and welcoming atmosphere. We cater for students aged four to eleven years.  The school provides opportunities to, and support for, every child to fulfil their potential.  We nurture the development of the whole child, intellectually, socially, physically and emotionally.  The school follows and extends the National Curriculum in a cross curricular way which encourages enjoyment and achievement.  Opportunities for learning and fun extend beyond the school day at our after school clubs.

Happy hours provide our school wrap around care, fun after school clubs and excellent pre-school education. Please contact them on 01946 591999 for details

Paper Copies

If you would like a paper copy of any of the information contained on our website please contact our admin staff by using the details on our Contact Us page.  This service will be provided free of charge.