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

LSK2 - Sports Day22Jun2018

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

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

KS1 - Football Club22Jun2018

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm @ Main Hall

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

Year 4 - Parents Transition Meeting22Jun2018

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm

There will be a meeting for all the parents of Year 4 children in the school hall, straight after Sports Day. It is important to attend as we will be talking about your child’s transition from Lower Key Stage 2 to Upper Key Stage 2. There will also be an opportunity to see the KS2 classrooms and meet some of the teachers.

The Choir Group24Jun2018

10:45 am - 12:00 pm @ St Nathanials Church

Could parent/carers please ensure the children arrive at 10:45am for the 11am service. Parents are also invited to a light lunch after the service, if they wish to stay.

Year 6 - Careers Week25Jun2018

@ Year 6 Classroom

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