On behalf of the whole school community, I would like to welcome you to Platt Bridge Community School and Start Well Family Centre Online.

Platt Bridge Community School is the first full service extended school within the Wigan authority and as its name suggests we always aim to be at the heart of the community.

We are proud of our achievements, our happy and caring atmosphere and the rich extended services available to all pupils and their families.

At Platt Bridge Community School we expect the highest standards from our pupils in all aspects of school life.

We nurture positive attitudes to learning and behavior. Our staff provide a caring, safe and supportive learning environment for our pupils.

We actively encourage strong links with our pupils, their families, governors and the community.

The staff at Platt Bridge Community School are committed to ensuring that every child entrusted to our care achieves their full potential in a happy and caring environment.


Sue Darbyshire - CEO/Executive Headteacher

Latest School Calendar Events

Year 5 - Crucial Crew Trip21Jun2018

12:30 pm - 3:00 pm @ Wigan Life Centre

The children will be taking part in 10 minute scenarios based around safety and life skills e.g. crime, personal health, the environment, road safety and basic first aid. Full school uniform must be worn. Pupils will have their lunch before they go. They will be travelling to Wigan Life Centre by coach.

KS1 - Sports Day21Jun2018

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm @ School Field

Parent/carers are invited to attend their child's sports day.

Rec & Parents - Homework Club21Jun2018

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm @ Reception Classroom

Please speak to you child's class teacher for more information.

Year 1 - Reading21Jun2018

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm @ Year 1 Classroom

For more information, please speak to your child's class teacher.

Year 2 - Homework Club21Jun2018

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm @ Year 2 Classroom

Please speak to you child's class teacher for more information.

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