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School Houses

Leadership opportunities, working together as part of a team, doing your best and so much more

Article Posted: 28 Nov 2023

Please make sure your child's voice is heard

Completee the Children's Commissioner for England's 'Big Ambition Survey,'

Article Posted: 24 Nov 2023

Warm Welcome Space

Includes a free hot meal for all the family

Article Posted: 23 Nov 2023

Christmas events at Barlow Hall

A list of upcoming dates

Article Posted: 20 Nov 2023

Barlow Hall Health Fest

Thursday 9th November 2023, 2:30 - 3:30 pm in the playground or Junior Hall, weather dependent.

Article Posted: 6 Nov 2023

England Rocks!

New TTRockstars Tournaments 14 - 16 Novenber

Article Posted: 6 Nov 2023

Children in Need Cake and Bake Sale -

Friday 17th November - Children can buy during school, parents can by remaining cakes after school - cost 50p each School Gateway app payment

Article Posted: 6 Nov 2023

Southway Housing Cosy Mondays

Free drink and snack and the chance to keep warm.

Article Posted: 20 Oct 2023

Free for all half term activities

Free to all children in relevant age groups

Article Posted: 20 Oct 2023

Reception and Nursery Class Open Mornings

Take a school tour with our Head of School and meet class staff

Article Posted: 15 Oct 2023

Halloween Disco Thursday 19th October

Tickets available on the School Gateway App now.

Article Posted: 14 Oct 2023

Secondary School Applications deadline 31st October

Apply now

Article Posted: 14 Oct 2023

Manchester Local Offer

SEND Drop in at the Youth Zone, Harpurhey Wednesday 13th September

Article Posted: 8 Sep 2023

Back to School

We look forward to seeing everyone back in school on Tuesday 5th September

Article Posted: 13 Aug 2023

Home Fire Safety Assessments

Book your free home-fire safety assessment - see post for more details.

Article Posted: 6 Aug 2023

Download the Schoolgateway app

From 1st August all information and payments will be via our new app

Article Posted: 26 Jul 2023

Keeping children safe online

National Online Safety advice for the summer

Article Posted: 26 Jul 2023

Measles Information

Multi-language version attached

Article Posted: 25 Jul 2023

End of term reminder

School closes at 2 pm on Friday 21st July

Article Posted: 17 Jul 2023

Our times they are a-changing!

New school day times from September.

Article Posted: 14 Jul 2023

Please register for our new School Gateway App

Make payments and keep up to date with everything that is happening at Barlow Hall

Article Posted: 7 Jul 2023

Summer Mental Health support

Resources and support for children, young people and parents

Article Posted: 26 Jun 2023

Measles Information

Rise in cases in Manchester

Article Posted: 26 Jun 2023

Barlow Hall Makers Market

An Enterprise Special - Tuesday 27th June 2:15 pm - 2:45 pm

Article Posted: 22 Jun 2023

Measles - find out more.

Important information for parents and carers from Manchester’s public health team

Article Posted: 19 Jun 2023


Is your child protected?

Article Posted: 19 Jun 2023

Measles Protection


Article Posted: 19 Jun 2023

Darley avenue Sure Start centre Baby Week Events 12 -17 June

Under 5 and family activiteies for you to bring your child along to

Article Posted: 12 Jun 2023

Manchester Baby Week - Family Fun Day

Saturday 17th June - Alexandra Park, Moss Side 10 am - 1 pm

Article Posted: 8 Jun 2023

Manchester Baby Week - 12 - 17 June 2023

Launch Event

Article Posted: 8 Jun 2023

Sure Start Baby Week,

Monday 12th - Saturday 16th June

Article Posted: 2 Jun 2023

Barlow Hall Exhibit Showing at the Chorlton Arts Festival

Get along to see it now

Article Posted: 19 May 2023

Broadband Social Tariffs


Article Posted: 18 May 2023

Mersey Fest Family Fun day

Wednesday 31st May

Article Posted: 18 May 2023

Disney Day at Emmeline's Pantry

Saturday 20th May 10 am - 5 pm

Article Posted: 18 May 2023

Mental Health Awareness Week

See our newsletter for more information

Article Posted: 12 May 2023

SATs Information for parents

Newly updated information

Article Posted: 5 May 2023

EID Mubarak

Wishing all our children, families and communities a happy, peaceful day

Article Posted: 21 Apr 2023

Key Stage 1 SATs – Information Meeting Wed 26th April

Please contact Ms Corlett or Ms Webb to book a place in either session

Article Posted: 20 Apr 2023

Polling Day 4th May - Do you have photo ID>

See the attached sheet to find out how you can get it - deadline 25th April

Article Posted: 19 Apr 2023

Yellow Day and Easter Eggstravaganza

EYFS bring your bonnets, Year 1 - 6 bring your decorated eggs

Article Posted: 26 Mar 2023

Manchester City Council Childcare Surveys –

Please help by completing the survey which applies to your child's age

Article Posted: 24 Mar 2023

Apply now for our Barlow Bears 2-year old provision

Fill in an application form now before the allocation of places is made.

Article Posted: 17 Mar 2023

Barlow Hall Launches election campaign for it's new Rights Respecting Council

Learning more about democracy, campaigning, hustings and the electoral process.

Article Posted: 8 Mar 2023

Open Days for Prospective Parents

Nursery Class 10 am Wednesday 8th March. Barlow Bears 10 am Wednesday 15th March.. Call now to book a place

Article Posted: 7 Mar 2023

Get ready to volunteer

Sure Start Volunteers needed. First information session Wednesday 1st March - Book now!

Article Posted: 17 Feb 2023

Coming Soon - Glaramara Residential + Forset Week

Year 5+6 Outdoor Learning Week beginning 27/02/23

Article Posted: 10 Feb 2023

Safer Internet Day 2023

Join our free online parent workshop - see below for details

Article Posted: 7 Feb 2023

Parent Internet Safety Workshop

Free online offer from Manchester City Council for Primary School parents

Article Posted: 6 Feb 2023

Barlow Hall is open as usual Wednesday 1st February 2023

No strike action at Barlow Hall

Article Posted: 31 Jan 2023

NSPCC Number Day - Friday 3rd February

Dress up as Digits - donations to NSPCC welcome.

Article Posted: 25 Jan 2023

Ever thought of becoming a teacher?

Find out more about becoming a Schools Direct trainee teacher with the Manchester Trust and Schools' Alliance

Article Posted: 13 Jan 2023

Winter Viruses Leaflet

Information for parents and carers

Article Posted: 9 Jan 2023

Happy New Year to all our children, families and our community

School reopens 8:40 am Tuesday 3rd January 2023

Article Posted: 2 Jan 2023

Happy Christmas to you all

Best wishes for a safe and happy holiday time to all our students, families and our wider community.

Article Posted: 16 Dec 2022

Recycle your Christmas Tree in aid of St Ann's Hospice

Book collection before 8th January.

Article Posted: 16 Dec 2022

Family support and Advice

Winter services, cost of living, warm spaces , mental health support

Article Posted: 12 Dec 2022

Babies and Cold

When it is cold your baby can be too warm

Article Posted: 9 Dec 2022

Stay, Play, Learn and Health Session

Includes Flu vaccination session for 2 and 3 year olds

Article Posted: 8 Dec 2022

Scarlet Fever and Strep A infections

Information and advice

Article Posted: 8 Dec 2022

Cost of Living Advice

Including how to get a free sim card with data

Article Posted: 8 Dec 2022

MCRActive Christmas Holiday Activities

Activities for children entitled to free school meals

Article Posted: 7 Dec 2022

GM Law, free Legal advice

Housing, Benefits, Employment and debt support available

Article Posted: 7 Dec 2022


Using could lead to serious injury or death

Article Posted: 1 Dec 2022

Free Home Fire Safety Assessments Available

Check now to see if you qualify

Article Posted: 18 Nov 2022

Sandwell Well-Being Charter Mark

Ensuring wellbeing is a priority a Barlow Hall

Article Posted: 15 Nov 2022

Sure Start Centre Active Fun With Little SuperStars

Children from 18 months to 5 years are welcome to come along and join us

Article Posted: 11 Nov 2022

Reception Open Days Wednesday November 16th and 23rd at 10 am.

Call or email school to book a place.

Article Posted: 11 Nov 2022


Report directly from our website

Article Posted: 3 Nov 2022

Winter Coat Project

Free Coats, hats, scarves, gloves available, donations welcome

Article Posted: 2 Nov 2022

Baby and Child First aid Course 22/11/22

Book Now!

Article Posted: 27 Oct 2022

Lionesses in training!

Barlow Hall Girls success in first tournament

Article Posted: 19 Oct 2022

The Struggle for the right to vote

Years 5 and 6 go to the People's Hisorty Museum

Article Posted: 19 Oct 2022

Mother Christmas is visiting Emmeline's Pantry

Tickets on sale now. See flyer for details

Article Posted: 14 Oct 2022

Reception Class Autumn Walk

Crunching and collecting in the sun.

Article Posted: 13 Oct 2022

Cost of Living support from Manchester City council

Available to Manchester l residents

Article Posted: 3 Oct 2022

Peterloo Walk

Y5+6 trip to learn more of Manchester's history.

Article Posted: 29 Sep 2022

Barlow Hall Primary School closed Monday 19th September

Bank Holiday in respect of the state funeral of Queen Elizabeth ll

Article Posted: 18 Sep 2022

Wood Club Returns

Please see below for booking information

Article Posted: 1 Sep 2022

A Welcome Back Message From Ms Kennedy

Includes reminders for our new academic year.

Article Posted: 31 Aug 2022

What's On at Darley Avenue sure Start

Summer Events - The Family Fun sessions will be for children under 5. Siblings can attend up to age 11 (primary age).

Article Posted: 18 Jul 2022

Darley Avenue Sure Start Centre Baby Week Events

Come along and join us from 12-15th July

Article Posted: 4 Jul 2022

Sure Start centres' Baby Week

For more information please see our Sure Start Centre website page

Article Posted: 1 Jul 2022

Know the 4 T's of type 1 diabetes.

It could help save a life

Article Posted: 30 Jun 2022

Barlow Moor Playscheme 11-3 pm Aged 5-16

Places awarded on first come first served basis - apply now.

Article Posted: 27 Jun 2022

Manchester Bump to Baby Programme

Darley Avenue Sure Start Centre - Tuesdays from 21st June 10 am to 12 pm

Article Posted: 21 Jun 2022

Family Fun Day

Alexandra Park Saturday 16th July 10am - 2pm

Article Posted: 16 Jun 2022

Speaking Dadly

Calling all dads!

Article Posted: 16 Jun 2022

The Brownlee Foundation Triathlon

Great sporting opportunity for year 5 and 6

Article Posted: 2 Jun 2022

Celebrating The Queen's Platinum Jubilee

Traditional celebrations, Street Parties and Parents welcome from 2:30 pm.

Article Posted: 22 May 2022

Half-term holiday ideas from Manchester Active

Free swimming for all under 17s and holiday clubs for children entitled to free school meals

Article Posted: 18 May 2022

Tax Free Childcare help

Government help available to reduce childcare costs

Article Posted: 13 May 2022

A Mile from our school

Barlow Hall Art work forms part of the Chorlton Arts Festival

Article Posted: 5 May 2022

Eid Mubarak

Wishing all of our Islamic families and community a very happy Eid Mubarak

Article Posted: 3 May 2022

Forest school update

Year 4 spring term sessions

Article Posted: 21 Apr 2022

TT Rockstars Egg FEST

Chorlton schools' challenge - help your class win!

Article Posted: 31 Mar 2022

Yellow Day Easter Eggzstravaganza and a Raffle

Friday 1st April , a return to assemblies with parents, competitions and the raffle draw

Article Posted: 21 Mar 2022

Wild Wood Holiday Club

A children's holiday club from Manchester Forest School

Article Posted: 21 Mar 2022

KS1 SATs Parent Workshop

Friday 25th March 2022 - 2 pm

Article Posted: 18 Mar 2022

Barlow Hall's amazing ducklings

Enthralling their audience during their brief time at Barlow Hall.

Article Posted: 17 Mar 2022

Healthy Start card

Please make sure you reapply by 31st March if you already have one

Article Posted: 7 Mar 2022

Chorlton Climate Change Fair

All welcome!

Article Posted: 28 Feb 2022

Free 2,3 and 4 year old funded places available

Apply now for September 2022 entry

Article Posted: 14 Feb 2022

Dress to Express Friday 11th February

What colour do you feel ? Use the Zones of regulation to help you express your feelings.

Article Posted: 1 Feb 2022

Free swimming sessions for under 17's

See below for full details of participating pools and how to swim for free

Article Posted: 18 Mar 2022

Autism and Education - Online Post-Diagnostic Groups for Parents/Carers

Book on to the course using the links contained int he article

Article Posted: 27 Jan 2022

Parenting Smart

Practical advice and support for parents

Article Posted: 21 Jan 2022

Big Garden Birdwatch? -

Join in to help the RSPB find out what is happening around the country

Article Posted: 21 Jan 2022

Coming soon ... E-Safety Week

Don't forget to join 'National Online safety to keep up to date with e-safety

Article Posted: 19 Jan 2022

Deadline for Reception Class applications Monday 17th January

Please make sure you get your application in to Manchester City Council if you haven't already done so/

Article Posted: 10 Jan 2022

Things I wish my parents had known ..

Parents' guide to sexual harassment and online harmful content launched this week by the Children's Commisioner for England

Article Posted: 5 Jan 2022

Merry Christmas and a very Happy New Year from all at Barlow Hall

Wishing you all a safe and happy holidays

Article Posted: 17 Dec 2021

A mile from our school

More fantastic art from Barlow Hall pupils

Article Posted: 17 Dec 2021

No entry here!

More amazing science from Year 5 and 6

Article Posted: 17 Dec 2021

City in the Community Christmas Campaign

‘Premier League Primary Stars’ workshop

Article Posted: 17 Dec 2021


Support and advice for families who have children with special needs

Article Posted: 15 Nov 2021

Bingo All the way

there's no taking away from the fun

Article Posted: 18 Oct 2021

Manchester Play Strategy

A chance for children and adults to have their say

Article Posted: 23 Sep 2021

Emmeline's Pantry Fun Day

Fun for all the family, Saturday September 18th 2021

Article Posted: 14 Sep 2021

Free courses for parents

Please read to find out more and sign up asap if interested

Article Posted: 12 Sep 2021

Welcome to the Academic Year 2021/22

Updated procedures and a message from Ms Kennedy

Article Posted: 3 Sep 2021

Return to school dates

Uniform sales : Friday 3rd September 12 - 2 pm only

Article Posted: 25 Aug 2021

Fantastic Achievement for Barlow Hall pupil

Musical success resulting from hard work

Article Posted: 21 Jul 2021

End of Term message from Ms Kennedy

We wish you all a safe and happy summer break and look forward to seeing you all in September.

Article Posted: 20 Jul 2021

Free Swimming at Manchester Leisure Centres

Please click on the link for more information

Article Posted: 15 Jul 2021

Active Travel/Sustrans/Our Streets Chorlton

Encouraging a healthier and safer Chorlton

Article Posted: 28 Jun 2021

Summer Reading challenge - Wild Heroes!

Look at our competition entry and find out more

Article Posted: 25 Jun 2021

The Great Science Share 2021

Take a look at Barlow Hall's entry now!

Article Posted: 18 Jun 2021

Summer Reading challenge


Article Posted: 17 Jun 2021

Summer activity sessions

Wrap around care available

Article Posted: 15 Jun 2021

After school club sporting sessions

Little Sports coaching update

Article Posted: 10 Jun 2021

Self -isolation advice from Manchester City Council

Support and guidance if you need to self-isolate

Article Posted: 10 Jun 2021

Walk to School Week 17-21st May 2021

If you cant walk the whole way try to park further away from school than usual.

Article Posted: 14 May 2021

EID Mubarak

Happy EID to all our children, families and community members celebrating EID today

Article Posted: 13 May 2021

Manchester City Council Covid and Community messages

Click here to find out more

Article Posted: 10 May 2021

New post-covid parenting app launched

Sign up to take part in the survey and retain the free app

Article Posted: 7 May 2021

Be Internet Legends

Internet safety initiative from Parentzone and Google

Article Posted: 6 May 2021

TTR competition for the NSPCC Number Day

Children's competition only! Parents it's not your time to play!

Article Posted: 4 May 2021

The Big Ask

Take part in the largest ever children's survey (4-17) to improve the future for children after Covid

Article Posted: 28 Apr 2021

Our Streets Chorlton - Have your say

Please complete the Sustrans survey

Article Posted: 28 Apr 2021


Now exclusively for kids attending Barlow Hall Primary School

Article Posted: 22 Apr 2021

Barlow Hall Yellow Day Easter Eggstravaganza

View video footage of this year's competition entries

Article Posted: 12 Apr 2021

Yellow Day Eggstravaganza

Wear yellow, Easter Bonnet competition BB, Reception, Nursery,Easter Egg Competition Y1-6, Break up 1 hour earlier

Article Posted: 31 Mar 2021

Coming soon .... Rockdown Relief UK

TT Rockstars biggest ever 'Battle of the Schools' Tournament!

Article Posted: 7 Mar 2021

Apply now for Nursery or Barlow Bears 2 year old Provision 2021/22

Applications welcome for September 2021

Article Posted: 26 Feb 2021

Barlow Hall children's art on TV

Watch Ricky Wilson's Art Jam on CBBC's Lockdown Learning Curriculum

Article Posted: 26 Feb 2021

Look what we've done now!

Watch Barlow Hall's fantastic entry for this year's Great Art Project

Article Posted: 12 Feb 2021

Manchester Adult Education Service - Free online family learning courses

Click the link below to sign up today

Article Posted: 11 Feb 2021

TT Rockstars Half-Term Tournament

Interschools challenge - play to help your school win!

Article Posted: 10 Feb 2021

Apply now for Nursery or Barlow Bears 2 year old Provision 2021/22

Applications now being taken for September 2021

Article Posted: 26 Feb 2021

Manchester Parent Carer Forum SEND survey

Deadline for completion 1st March 2022

Article Posted: 8 Feb 2021

A message to all our families

A message from Ms Kennedy to all our families 05/02/21

Article Posted: 5 Feb 2021

'The Great Big Art Exhibition'

Join the whole school in taking part in this year's event.

Article Posted: 2 Feb 2021

Apply now to go on our Nursery waiting list

Applications to go on our waiting list now being taken for September 2021

Article Posted: 29 Jan 2021

Children’s Mental Health Week 2021

Free resources available to help to support parents and children

Article Posted: 28 Jan 2021

Working with your child during lockdown

A free event for the parents of children with SEND on 25th of January 2021 2 pm - 3:30 pm

Article Posted: 25 Jan 2021

Coping with the impact of flooding or evacuation from home

Some helpful resources for children and families who may have been caught up in local flooding and/or evacuation from home overnight

Article Posted: 21 Jan 2021

Arts award for Barlow Hall Students

Congratulations from us all

Article Posted: 15 Jan 2021

Thank you to our budding Banksy

Another lovely greeting from a member of our school community

Article Posted: 15 Jan 2021

Thank you to our wonderful community

What a lovely display we were greeted with this morning

Article Posted: 11 Jan 2021

Coronavirus - Lockdown Rules 8/1/21

Stay at home - save lives

Article Posted: 10 Jan 2021

Swimfun session for the end of the season!

'Tree-mendous' fun was had by all!

Article Posted: 17 Dec 2020

A big 'Thank You' for our pizzas

Don't forget to order a kit for the Christmas holidays if you are entitled to free school meals due to benefit entitlement

Article Posted: 16 Dec 2020

Winter wonderland at Barlow Hall

Christmas came early to Barlow Hall, or at least Santa and his elves and reindeer did!

Article Posted: 10 Dec 2020

Wildflowers in the Meadow

Preparing to welcome wildlife to Barlow Hall

Article Posted: 17 Nov 2020

Help and support from Manchester city council

Check it out and find out more

Article Posted: 17 Nov 2020

Commemorating Armistice Day

Year 3/4 poppies one for each of our locality's fallen in WW1

Article Posted: 17 Nov 2020

Manchester Young Carers Newsletter

Welcome To Manchester City council's e-bulletin

Article Posted: 9 Nov 2020

Free half-term school meals for those with free school meal benefit entitlement

Offer from Manchester City Council

Article Posted: 24 Oct 2020

World Health Organisation Symptom checker

Be aware of what to look out for

Article Posted: 10 Sep 2020

Welcome Back to all our children and families

Please read the important information included in this article

Article Posted: 1 Sep 2020

Important information for children travelling to school on public transport

Updated information from TFGM

Article Posted: 24 Aug 2020

We wish our children and families a very Happy Summer Holidays

Stay safe everyone and we look forward to seeing all our children back in school on Monday 7th September, 2020

Article Posted: 17 Jul 2020

The Local Offer (isability & Special Educational Needs)

Including the Summer News Bulletin for SEND families

Article Posted: 17 Jul 2020

Manchester Adult Education Service to the Rescue

Practical advice on how to support your child with their Maths and Phonics

Article Posted: 18 Jun 2020

Barlow Hall Scientists go live!

Watch our fantastic video from this year's Great Science Share Project

Article Posted: 18 Jun 2020

Parenting Support Virtual Drop-in for parents of 5 year olds

Help and advice available from Manchester Adult Education

Article Posted: 4 Jun 2020

Life in lockdown

welcome back today Year 6, Pod 1, we look forward to welcoming our other pods over the next few weeks.

Article Posted: 3 Jun 2020

Eid Mubarak

Eid Mubarak to all the children and their families who are celebrating today

Article Posted: 24 May 2020

A big Thank You to Morrisons

Books! Books! Glorious Books!

Article Posted: 21 May 2020

Barlow Hall Needs your Science Videos and Photos!

Deadline for entries to the Great Science Share Wednesday 10th June

Article Posted: 14 May 2020

Great Scientific Share

Exciting science to share with schools across the ccountry

Article Posted: 11 May 2020

Challenges Accepted!

Barlow Hall Lock-down Target Challenge and Self-portrait Challenge produce some fantastic results!

Article Posted: 6 May 2020


Winning Entries in our Easter Competitions

Article Posted: 6 May 2020

Manchester City Council Work and skills Team Weekly Bulletin

Special Covid-19 bulletin week commencing 11th May 2020

Article Posted: 15 Apr 2020

Happy Easter from the Barlow Hall Dance Monkeys

Wishing all of our families and children a safe and Happy Easter holiday time

Article Posted: 8 Apr 2020

Barlow Hall Primary School Easter Competition!

Join us in taking our 3 Easter Eggstravagnaza competitions out of the hall and putting them online instead

Article Posted: 2 Apr 2020

URGENT - Update to free school meal entitlement options for families - please respond

Please contact school if you are entitled to free school meals to let us know your choice

Article Posted: 1 Apr 2020

Manchester City Council Covid-19 Update

Useful information to help with the current situation

Article Posted: 30 Mar 2020

Free School Meal update w/c 30th March and 20th April

Please order packed lunches for the week commencing 20th April by 2 pm Thursday 2nd April at the latest

Article Posted: 30 Mar 2020

Welcome to the new Manchester Local Offer Newsletter!

Weekly Newsletter from the Manchester Local Offer Team for Manchester children and young people 0-25 with SEND and their families

Article Posted: 28 Mar 2020

Weekly School Meal Ordering for those who are entitled to free school meals

Please let us know if you would like to order packed lunches for next week for your child

Article Posted: 26 Mar 2020

Self Employed – Coronavirus

Latest update from the Government for those who are self-employed and have been affected by the coronavirus

Article Posted: 26 Mar 2020

CorCoronavirus (COVID-19) & Universal Credit Important Announcement

Changes to Universal Credit Rules

Article Posted: 26 Mar 2020

Coronavirus - Benefits and money Updated

Help via Manchester City Council if you are need of support

Article Posted: 26 Mar 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) advice: Stay at home

Information for all our families from Public Health England to help you to stay safe and healthy during the coronavirus crisis

Article Posted: 24 Mar 2020

Free school Meals

Entitlement information and how to claim and details on how to get a packed lunch for your child during the corona virus crisis if you are entitled

Article Posted: 24 Mar 2020

Update on school closure and the opening of a new provision for children of key workers and vulnerable children.

Key workers wishing to apply for a place in the new provision should ensure they return the application form by 2 pm today

Article Posted: 20 Mar 2020

An update for parents and families 19th March:

Corona Virus Update as per Government Guidelines and Advice - Are you a key worker?

Article Posted: 16 Mar 2020

Outdoor Fun continued

Forest Fun with Reception Class

Article Posted: 6 Mar 2020

Outdoor Learning at Barlow Hall

Fun in the forest with the Barlow Bears

Article Posted: 5 Mar 2020

Barlow Hall Primary school Ofsted Report January 2020

'The children say the 'school inspires them to be the best they can be.' Ofsted 2020

Article Posted: 26 Feb 2020

Nursery Open Day for Prospective Parents in September 2020

Children eligible for Nursery 2020 will have birth dates between 1/09/16 and 30/08/17

Article Posted: 11 Feb 2020

National Internet Safety Week

Find out more about keeping yourself and your children safe online

Article Posted: 10 Feb 2020

Reception Class 'Maths Stay and Play'

Parents joined their children to find out more about their fantastic learning

Article Posted: 5 Feb 2020

NSPCC Speak Out, Stay Safe, Programme

Helping to keep Barlow Hall children safe from abuse

Article Posted: 4 Feb 2020

Functional structures from make-do resources

Whole school project encompasses designing, making and evaluating functional structures

Article Posted: 31 Jan 2020

Gung Hey Fat Choi (Happy New Year!)

Reception Class visit China Town to find out more about Chinese New Year

Article Posted: 29 Jan 2020

Inspire Basketball at Whalley Range High school

Great effort from Barlow Hall team

Article Posted: 23 Jan 2020

Honesty is the Best Policy!

Dodgeball success at Parrs Wood High

Article Posted: 23 Jan 2020

Happy New Year

Welcome Back to all our pupils and families

Article Posted: 22 Jan 2020

Best Wishes for a very Happy Christmas and New Year to all our families and our local community

School returns on Monday 6th January, we look forward to seeing you all then

Article Posted: 20 Dec 2019

Raising money with jumpers and cakes

Cake Sale and Christmas Jumper Day in Aid of Emmeline's Pantry, Chorlton

Article Posted: 16 Dec 2019

KS2 Competition: Bringing Back the Lost

“Once Upon a Time, words began to vanish from the language of children…”

Article Posted: 4 Dec 2019

Get the festive feeling - Friday 13th December - Cake sale and Christmas Jumper Day

All proceeds to Emmeline's Pantry in Chorlton

Article Posted: 4 Dec 2019

Christmas programme at Barlow Hall

A summary of Christmas activites in school.

Article Posted: 28 Nov 2019

Barlow Hall Primary School's 4B's Orchard Project

Help needed!

Article Posted: 28 Nov 2019

Christmas Jumper day and Cake Sale Friday 13th December

£1 donation for wearing a Christmas/Winter jumper and a donation for the cakes.

Article Posted: 22 Nov 2019

Anti Bullying Day 14th November 2019

... and don't forget to wear odd socks!

Article Posted: 13 Nov 2019

Reception Open Day for Prospective Parents

Friday 15th November, 10 - 11 am, tour of school with our EYFS Assitant Head Ms Williams

Article Posted: 24 Oct 2019

Reception Class Autumn Walk

Fun times walking through the crunchy leaves!

Article Posted: 16 Oct 2019

Reception Parents' Reading Workshop

A chance to see how we teach reading and how you can help

Article Posted: 15 Oct 2019

The Naughty Bus visits Barlow Hall

A big thank you to Stagecoach Buses for all their help.

Article Posted: 9 Oct 2019

Book Bus visit to Barlow Hall

Tuesday 15th Octiber 8 am to 4 pm

Article Posted: 7 Oct 2019

Halloween disco Thursday 24th October 2019

Tickets on sale now at the office.

Article Posted: 7 Oct 2019

Nasal Flu Immunisation 8/11/19

Please ensure online forms are completed as soon as possible

Article Posted: 7 Oct 2019

Reception Stay and Play

Great fun for parents and pupils!

Article Posted: 7 Oct 2019

French Day Lunch open to packed Lunch Children

Please order by Monday 21st October 2019

Article Posted: 7 Oct 2019

Manchester Local Offer

Services, activites, advice and support from organisations across Manchester

Article Posted: 10 Sep 2019

A little bit of fun - with competitive spirit!

Sports Day 2 - the teachers race

Article Posted: 16 Jul 2019

Making a difference to our hospitals

Raising Money and collecting Books for the RMCH

Article Posted: 15 Jul 2019

Environment Summit at Barlow Hall

Making a difference Project helps us to understand what we can do

Article Posted: 15 Jul 2019

Sports Days 2019

Fantastic Teamwork and sporting fun!

Article Posted: 12 Jul 2019

Vegetable harvesting at the bus

Growing vegetables for Peter Rabbit reaps rewards

Article Posted: 18 Jun 2019

Raising money for the Royal Manchester Children's hospital

Young Leaders lead the way in helping others

Article Posted: 5 Jun 2019

Intersports Summer 2019!

Barlow Hall pupils determination and resilience shines through once again

Article Posted: 5 Jun 2019

Simply cycling at Longford Park

...and great fun was had by all

Article Posted: 24 May 2019

Sporting winners

Cricket team through to Citywide finals as city south heat winners

Article Posted: 22 May 2019

Unicef Rights Respecting Schools Silver Award Winners

Congratulations to pupils, staff and families for helping us gain this achievement.

Article Posted: 17 May 2019

Manchester Art Gallery

Welcome to Open doors Sat May 18th

Article Posted: 16 May 2019

Sporting Breakfast Clubs

Please let us know if you would be interested

Article Posted: 16 May 2019

Racing for Barlow Hall

1st place in heats secures citywide final place

Article Posted: 29 Apr 2019

Easter Eggstravaganza 3

More fantastic entries for our competition

Article Posted: 22 Apr 2019

Easter Eggstravaganza 1

Even Faberge would be hard pressed to be as creative!

Article Posted: 5 Apr 2019

Easter Eggstravaganza 2

Creativity abounds at Barlow Hall

Article Posted: 5 Apr 2019

Science Day at Barlow Hall

Building enthusiasm to produce the scientists of the future!

Article Posted: 27 Mar 2019

Getting healthy is definitely on the menu with our School council Peer Educators

Competition for pupils to create healthy snack recipes

Article Posted: 13 Mar 2019

Barlow Hall Reading Focus 4 - Young Leaders

Learning to assume responsibility and be a fantastic example to other children.

Article Posted: 10 Mar 2019

Reading Focus 3 - The Barlow Hall Reading Bus

Enhancing our students reading experience

Article Posted: 9 Mar 2019

Barlow Hall Reading Focus 2 - World Book Day

A great day to dress as your favourite book character and be creative

Article Posted: 9 Mar 2019

Barlow Hall Reading Focus 1 - New reading areas

Cosy, comfortable areas to enjoy reading in

Article Posted: 9 Mar 2019

Battle of the Teams

Intersports fun raises the competitive spirits of all teams

Article Posted: 28 Feb 2019

Rock your socks for World down Syndrome day

Children and staff to come in to school wearing their brightest mis-matched socks to raise money and awareness for World Down Syndrome Day

Article Posted: 28 Feb 2019

'Why should we be grateful to the Ancient Greeks?

Years 5 and 6 examine Greek history to see how it made a difference to our world!

Article Posted: 7 Feb 2019

Fun in the snow

Being resilient can be great fun!

Article Posted: 6 Feb 2019

Year 3+4 'WOW'ed by the Egyptians!

Fantastic topic starter enthuses classes

Article Posted: 25 Jan 2019

Pupils Takeover the School at Barlow Hall

Recognising Unicef's Rights of the child and World children's Day

Article Posted: 13 Dec 2018

Barlow Hall Science Logo Competition

Science prizes for the winners

Article Posted: 12 Dec 2018

Just Helping Christmas Tree Collection

Raising money for St Ann's Hospice by collecting Christmas trees in our area

Article Posted: 10 Dec 2018

Lowry Exhibition for Barlow Hall pupils

Ceramic project available to see until 24th February

Article Posted: 9 Dec 2018

Reading Superstars at Barlow Hall

Reading for pleasure enhances our skills

Article Posted: 27 Nov 2018

Athletics taking centre stage

Well done to our Y5 and 6 athletics team for their hard work and team spirit at Loreto High School

Article Posted: 27 Nov 2018

Early Help Special Educational Needs & Disability Drop In

Date: Thursday 22nd November 2018

Article Posted: 9 Nov 2018

Foster Carers Needed

Children with additional needs Short break foster carers

Article Posted: 2 Nov 2018

Fantastic winning artwork installed

Our library bus is on it's way to completion!

Article Posted: 2 Nov 2018

Reception Class Reading Workshop

A fantastic opportunity for parents to find out how to make the most of reading with their child.

Article Posted: 18 Oct 2018

Manchester University Science Spectacular 20/10/18

Meet the scientists and have a go yourself

Article Posted: 15 Oct 2018

Courses for Parents

Please register your interest with either Sharon Drinkwater, Parent Support Advisor, or the office

Article Posted: 12 Oct 2018

Halloween Disco Wednesday 31st October

Tickets on sale from Tuesday 8th October - price £1 per ticket.

Article Posted: 5 Oct 2018

Year 5 and 6 Glaramara Residential Trip

Monday 4th - Friday 8th March

Article Posted: 5 Oct 2018

The Curly Hair Project

Helping those with autism learn to understand themselves and their needs

Article Posted: 4 Oct 2018

Gift of Books

Thank you to Cartridge Safe and the National Literacy Trust for their generous donation to school

Article Posted: 27 Sep 2018

Thank you for the shoes!

Your generosity will help so many children to access their right to education.

Article Posted: 20 Sep 2018

Reception Class Trip to the Co-op

Healthy shopping and the search for the Evil Pea

Article Posted: 19 Sep 2018

Healthy packed lunch ideas

Ensuring Barlow Hall remains a Healthy School

Article Posted: 27 Aug 2018

School open for uniform sales Tuesday 4th September 1 - 2 pm only

See below for price list

Article Posted: 27 Aug 2018

Back to School

School reopens to children Wednesday 5th September

Article Posted: 27 Aug 2018

Unicef ShoeShare Collection

Transforming children's lives is as easy as bringing your old shoes in.

Article Posted: 29 Jun 2018

Summer Reading Challenge

FREE access to books with fun, creative activities in the library during the summer holidays

Article Posted: 26 Jun 2018

Moneysense at Barlow Hall

Learning how to stay financially safe

Article Posted: 25 Jun 2018

Nursery children visit the Manchester Museum

Explorers and palaentologists in the making!

Article Posted: 10 Jun 2018

GoFest 2018 - fun and sport for all the family

Etihad Stadium 23rd and 24th June

Article Posted: 3 Jun 2018

Year 1NA Class Assembly

What we know about Unicef's Rights Respecting

Article Posted: 25 May 2018

Spring Wild Challenge in the Mersey Valley

Wednesday 30th May at Chorlton Water Park

Article Posted: 24 May 2018

Welcome to Open Doors

Creative Workshop at the Manchester Art Gallery for children and adults with autism and other social communication issues, their families and carers

Article Posted: 24 May 2018

Autistic Meet Up - Board Games at Fanboy 3

Sun 27 May 2018 10:00 – 12:00

Article Posted: 24 May 2018

Art Day at Barlow Hall

Fantastic creative work from the children

Article Posted: 24 May 2018

Time for Talking

Parent Workshop for Nursery and Reception Parents

Article Posted: 16 May 2018

Take time for Talking

Speech and Language Parent Workshop for Barlow Bears Parents

Article Posted: 15 May 2018

Manchester Harriers summer Club

Fun and fitness for ages 7 - 15

Article Posted: 14 May 2018

The Wind in the Willows

Saturday 19th May at the Blue Box Theatre

Article Posted: 11 May 2018

Beth Tweddle comes to Barlow Hall

Olympic star's motivational visit to Barlow Hall

Article Posted: 24 Apr 2018

Reception class 2018/19 Open Day Thursday 26th April 1:30 pm

If you have a child who will be Reception age in September please come along to find out more

Article Posted: 20 Apr 2018

Chorlton Young Musician of the Year Competition

Applications Welcome - form attached

Article Posted: 18 Apr 2018

Barlow Moor Community Association Spring Playscheme

for children aged 5 - 12

Article Posted: 29 Mar 2018

Easter Wild challenge in the Mersey Valley

Includes Easter Nature Trail

Article Posted: 28 Mar 2018

Barlow Moor Community Centre

Easter Events

Article Posted: 26 Mar 2018

Reading Bus Raffle Prize Draw

Thank you to everyone who bought tickets

Article Posted: 8 Mar 2018

Trafford Water Sports Centre - Open Day

Fun for all the Family

Article Posted: 22 Mar 2018

Engines Off When You Stop!

Cut pollution, save fuel and help our children stay healthier!

Article Posted: 20 Mar 2018

'Get Me There' with an IGO Card

Students with igo cards can now use ‘get me there’ to pay for travel on Metrolink

Article Posted: 20 Mar 2018

'Design Your School Reading Bus' winners revealed

Fantastic designs make the choice difficult for our professional artists.

Article Posted: 20 Mar 2018

Fantastic results for our sponsored Team GB event

Naomi Ogbeta claims new personal best

Article Posted: 15 Mar 2018

National Football Museum Autism Friendly Openings

Starts Sunday 18th March

Article Posted: 9 Mar 2018

Increase in Scarlet fever both nationally and in the local area

Signs and symptoms

Article Posted: 8 Mar 2018

Toddlers and Teens

Bridging the divide across a generation

Article Posted: 5 Mar 2018

World Book Day at Barlow Hall

Female focus for this year's annual event.

Article Posted: 4 Mar 2018

Manchester City's Bernard Halford visits Barlow Hall

Life President brings trophies to inspire the children

Article Posted: 4 Mar 2018

Manchester City's Bernard Halford visits Barlow Hall

Life President brings trophies to inspire the children

Article Posted: 4 Mar 2018

World Book Day extended at Barlow Hall

3MJ travel to Central Library as part of this week's World Book Day celebrations

Article Posted: 4 Mar 2018

The Great British spring Clean

Getting Manchester clean and tidy

Article Posted: 2 Mar 2018

Reading Workshop to inspire parents

Reception class parents workshop

Article Posted: 29 Jan 2018

Introducing Naomi Ogbeta - Team GB Triple Jump British champion

Change of athlete for our sponsored event.

Article Posted: 19 Jan 2018

Team Great Britain Athlete visit for Barlow Hall

Sponsored event to support British athletes and school sport

Article Posted: 11 Jan 2018

Welcome back to School

Happy New Year 2018

Article Posted: 8 Jan 2018

Year 3/4 Half-Term Round-up

What a busy term we had!

Article Posted: 21 Dec 2017

Christmas Performance Special 4

Reception Class Performance Thursday 14th December 2017

Article Posted: 20 Dec 2017

Christmas Dinner 2017 - Photo special 2

KS1 Christmas dinner day Tuesday 19th December, 2017.

Article Posted: 19 Dec 2017

Christmas Dinner 2017 - Photo special

Key Stage 2 are in the Hall

Article Posted: 19 Dec 2017

christmas Performance Special 3

Nursery Class Performance - Wednesday 12th December 2017

Article Posted: 14 Dec 2017

Christmas Performance special 2

Year 3 and 4 - Friday 15th December 2017.

Article Posted: 14 Dec 2017

Christmas Performance Special - KS1

Year 1 and 2 Performance Tuesday 11 December 2017

Article Posted: 13 Dec 2017

Barlow Hall pupils compete in the Sportshall Athletics Games

Perseverance and determination are the order of the day!

Article Posted: 6 Dec 2017

Consolidating Maths

Using everyday maths to enhance learning

Article Posted: 1 Dec 2017

Autism Friendly Sessions at the Manchester Museum

See, Make and Do at the Museum in a relaxed setting. Saturday 9th December

Article Posted: 30 Nov 2017

Water Saving Quiz leads to european family holiday for Barlow Hall Child

Bathroom Takeway in big school giveaway!

Article Posted: 28 Nov 2017

KS1 Reading Workshop for Parents 20/11/17

Please let your child's teacher know if you would like to come along to this very informative session

Article Posted: 15 Nov 2017

Intersports November 2017

Challenges, motivation and resilience and a whole lot of sporting fun

Article Posted: 14 Nov 2017

Having fun with the Bears

Making Jam Tarts and Learning French - All in a day's work for our 2 year olds at Barlow Hall

Article Posted: 13 Nov 2017

Sensory Needs Workshop for Parents of Children with ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder)

Free Seminar at Rodney House, all welcome.

Article Posted: 13 Nov 2017

French Day 2017

'Can we do it again tomorrow Sir?'

Article Posted: 10 Nov 2017

Encouraging Reading at Barlow Hall

A Book Bus and an award, all in one week!

Article Posted: 1 Nov 2017

New Young Leaders at Barlow Hall

Guided Reading Training started already.

Article Posted: 30 Oct 2017

Science at Barlow Hall

Great experiments, fantastic fun. lots of learning!

Article Posted: 18 Oct 2017

Reception Class Phonics Stay and Play

Parents have the opportunity to see how their children learn and improve their skills

Article Posted: 15 Oct 2017

Daily Mile at Barlow Hall

Improving fitness, concentration and learning.

Article Posted: 15 Oct 2017

Naughty Bus Visit to Barlow Hall

Reception children enjoy an extra special lesson venue

Article Posted: 15 Oct 2017

Fire Service visit Barlow Hall

Safety and water play for Reception and Year 6

Article Posted: 15 Oct 2017

Halloween Disco Thursday 19th October

Fancy dress welcome - Tickets on Sale now £1 per child or adult attending

Article Posted: 13 Oct 2017

Moving forward with Barlow Bears

Expanding our 2 year old provision

Article Posted: 10 Oct 2017

Cake sale raises funds for Macmillan Cancer Support

A Big Thank You to Everyone

Article Posted: 29 Sep 2017

European Languages Day

Celebrating our diversity and collaboration

Article Posted: 29 Sep 2017

Reception Class Reading Workshop

Parents find out how children read at Barlow Hall

Article Posted: 28 Sep 2017

Reading Month at Barlow Hall

Read your way to a prize!

Article Posted: 28 Sep 2017

Getting Inspired for Poetry Day

Michaela Morgan visits Barlow Hall

Article Posted: 21 Sep 2017

Macmillan Cake Sale - Friday 29th September

All Donations Welcome

Article Posted: 20 Sep 2017

Early Help and Special Educational Needs Drop-in

All welcome

Article Posted: 12 Sep 2017

Interested in volunteering

Sure Start Centres in Whalley Range and Chorlton are looking for help!

Article Posted: 12 Sep 2017

Welcome back!

Let the academic year 17/18 begin!

Article Posted: 5 Sep 2017

Barlow Hall School Uniform Prices

Office open for sale of school logo items Monday 4th September 1 -2 pm only

Article Posted: 24 Jul 2017

School Closed For The Summer

School reopens to children Tuesday 5th September. Office open for uniform sales 1 - 2 pm Monday 4th September.

Article Posted: 24 Jul 2017

Year 6 v Parents Rounders

Grit, determination and a win for the adults!

Article Posted: 21 Jul 2017

Etihad Visit for Year 5

Literacy Project culminates in special trip to celebrate completion

Article Posted: 18 Jul 2017

Scientist of the Year Celebration at Barlow Hall

Thank you to Crest for helping to fund our Science Club

Article Posted: 12 Jul 2017

First Class at Numbers!

Consolidating Mathematical Skills at Barlow Hall

Article Posted: 9 Jul 2017

Messy Stay and Play

Nursery and Reception children enjoy fun together!

Article Posted: 4 Jul 2017

An Enterprising Solution

Entrepremeurs in trinng at Barlow Hall

Article Posted: 2 Jul 2017

Trip to Tatton

Fun and games for Year 3 and 4 on their end of term trip to Tatton Park

Article Posted: 2 Jul 2017

Guitars at the Ready

Barlow Hall Guitarists perform in assembly for parents and pupils

Article Posted: 2 Jul 2017

From Young Leader to Librarian -all in a days work!

Experiencing the World of Work and helping out in the library

Article Posted: 28 Jul 2017

Pop comes to Barlow Hall!

Combining music and education to enthuse the children

Article Posted: 2 Jul 2017

The Great Get Together

Children from Chorlton Schools join the Great Get Together to celebrate the life of Jo Cox MP

Article Posted: 22 Jun 2017

Help to improve children's health and services in Manchester

Please complete a short survey for Manchester's CHAMP and Healthwatch

Article Posted: 22 Jun 2017

Creativity flourishes at Barlow Hall

From owls to bees, a little souvenir of Extra-Learning-Activities her at Barlow Hall

Article Posted: 19 Jun 2017

Learning more about animals

EYFS have the opportunity to get very close to some amazing creatures!

Article Posted: 19 Jun 2017

A trip to the Library for Reception class

Continuing to encourage reading at Barlow Hall

Article Posted: 19 Jun 2017

One Minute Silence observed at Barlow Hall today

Barlow Hall pays tribute to the victims of this week's Arena attack

Article Posted: 25 May 2017

Support and Advice for children and families following the events at Manchester Arena

As a school we will continue to follow the regularly updated advice from both GMP and Manchester City Council's Safeguarding Team.

Article Posted: 24 May 2017

Tragic Events at the Manchester Arena 22nd May 2017

School safeguarding procedures in full force and support available for any affected children and families.

Article Posted: 23 May 2017

The Daily Mile Comes To Barlow Hall

Fun, fitness and a great boost to emotional and physical well-being

Article Posted: 25 Apr 2017

Spring has sprung with Yellow Day at Barlow Hall

Happy Easter to our children, families, community and website visitors

Article Posted: 31 Mar 2017

Easter Eggstravaganza

Eggs, Eggs Everywhere!

Article Posted: 31 Mar 2017

Raising awareness through song

Network Choir performances throughout the centre of Manchester help to highlight the cause of refugees

Article Posted: 31 Mar 2017

Jump Rope for Heart

Sponsored skipping day at Barlow Hall

Article Posted: 17 Mar 2017

Forthcoming courses at the BMCA on Merseybank

Contact the BMCA for more information

Article Posted: 17 Mar 2017

Change is everywhere - Scientifically speaking of course.

Children have a fantastic science day here at Barlow Hall

Article Posted: 17 Mar 2017

New books to lend at the Barlow Moor Community Association Library

Take along your library ticket and borrow a new book today

Article Posted: 10 Mar 2017

Recognition of the hard work at Barlow Hall

Barlow Hall achieves SSAT National Award

Article Posted: 3 Mar 2017


Tuesday 28 March 9:30-2:30 (Stretford), Wednesday 26 April 9:30-2:30 (Beswick)

Article Posted: 3 Mar 2017

World Book Day at Barlow Hall

(or World Book Week to be more precise!)

Article Posted: 3 Mar 2017

Southway Family Friendly Workshops

Come along to Chorlton Waterpark on Wednesday 22nd February to find out more

Article Posted: 10 Feb 2017

Football tournament trip for Barlow Hall Football Team

Honing Skills at Manchester United's Cliff Training Ground

Article Posted: 8 Feb 2017

Welcome to the Year of the Rooster!

Reception Class take a Chinese New Year Trip to China Town.

Article Posted: 6 Feb 2017

Safer Internet Day

Safer Internet Day 2017 will be celebrated globally on Tuesday 7th February with the slogan ‘Be the change: Unite for a better internet

Article Posted: 6 Feb 2017

Key Stage 2 Parent Workshop's

Great response from parents as they find out more about Reading at Barlow Hall

Article Posted: 3 Feb 2017

Reading Club

More Opportunities for Reading at Barlow Hall

Article Posted: 29 Jan 2017

Caring for our pets

Pet Club has it's first animal visitors

Article Posted: 26 Jan 2017

Enhancing our children's Reading experience

Another Successful Book Swap Event

Article Posted: 25 Jan 2017

Sleep Success Manchester

A course for parents whose children are having sleep problems.

Article Posted: 19 Jan 2017

Reception Class Christmas Tree Recycling

Who knew what you could do?

Article Posted: 17 Jan 2017

Grapes - the healthy choking hazard.

Advice for children under 5 when eating grapes

Article Posted: 13 Jan 2017

Book Swap Event Friday 20th January

Tired of your old books, fancy something new and different - then this is for you

Article Posted: 10 Jan 2017

Best Wishes for a Merry Christmas and a very Happy 2017

Barlow Hall Primary School will break up at 2 pm on Thursday 22nd December and return to school on Monday 9th January at 8:55 am.

Article Posted: 21 Dec 2016

The Department for Education Validates KS2 SATs Results

Performance data and comparison tables now available.

Article Posted: 19 Dec 2016

Reception Class Library Visit

Books, stories and great reading!

Article Posted: 8 Dec 2016

Push, Pedal, Scoot

EYFS children learn to bike right!

Article Posted: 6 Dec 2016

New librarians get down to business

Using new skills to enhance reading

Article Posted: 6 Dec 2016

Reading Bus for Barlow Hall

Lottery grant success helps to fund a new library for our children to enjoy

Article Posted: 1 Dec 2016

Counter Terrorism Awareness Week 28th November to 4th December

Help and advice is available if you are concerned about the radicalisation of someone you know.

Article Posted: 24 Nov 2016

Barlow Hall Memorial to the Fallen

Commemorative medals presented to Christ church West Didsbury for each of the soldiers named on their war memorial

Article Posted: 23 Nov 2016

Barlow celebrates winning a prestigious Anti-bullying Award

Anti-bullying Day helps to empower our children to say no to bullying.

Article Posted: 22 Nov 2016

Author JD Welch visits Barlow Hall

Clues and code cracking uncovered as the children learn more about her new book, The Einstein Code

Article Posted: 14 Nov 2016

Reception Class Pet Topic

Learning to care for our pets and how pets care for us

Article Posted: 14 Nov 2016

Reading Buddies start their new duties

Furthering reading support at Barlow Hall

Article Posted: 14 Nov 2016

Remembering the fallen

Barlow Hall pupils take part in Remembrance Services commemorating 100 years since the end of World War 1

Article Posted: 9 Nov 2016

KS2 Intersports success

New team formula

Article Posted: 2 Nov 2016

Reception Class Open Day for Prospective Parents

Please phone 0161 881 2158 to book a place.

Article Posted: 1 Nov 2016

Welcome back

A few things coming up this term ...

Article Posted: 1 Nov 2016

French Day 2016

Un grand jour à Barlow Hall

Article Posted: 18 Oct 2016

Halloween Disco Friday 20th October

Parents and pupils are invited to come along and join us for our spooky spectacular.

Article Posted: 17 Oct 2016

Boost - 6 week course to improve your wellbeing

6 week course offered by Chorlton Park Children's Centre

Article Posted: 17 Oct 2016

French Day at Barlow Hall Thursday 13th October

Childrern to wear red,white and blue. Parents to join years 1 - 6 in classes from 2:30 pm.

Article Posted: 5 Oct 2016

Excellent play by our new Tag Rugby Team

New team, new game, great results!

Article Posted: 5 Oct 2016

Barlow Hall Connect Project - School Song CD for Sale

£3 for a copy of the CD

Article Posted: 28 Sep 2016

Great attempts at Tag Rugby, success at Cross Country Running

Well done to those children who have taken part in our recent sporting fixtures!

Article Posted: 26 Sep 2016

Macmillan Cake Sale - Friday 30th September

Cake donations gratefully received and all children will have an opportunity to buy cakes from the sale

Article Posted: 25 Sep 2016

Dyslexia Coffee Morning 9 - 10am Friday 30th September

Come along to find out more!

Article Posted: 25 Sep 2016

Reception Class Healthy School Visit

A walk, some healthy shopping, food tasting and a hunt for the Evil Pea!

Article Posted: 21 Sep 2016

Congratulations to Barlow Hall pupils on their Cross Country Running Efforts

Children take part int he second heat of the South Manchester Cross Country Running Event

Article Posted: 21 Sep 2016

Parent's meetings at Barlow Hall

Please come along to find out more about what the year ahead holds for your child and ask any questions you may have

Article Posted: 11 Sep 2016


Happy Eid-al-Adha to all our families and members of our community

Article Posted: 10 Sep 2016

Macmillan Cake Sale - Friday 30th September

Barlow Hall Children Baking to Raise Money for Macmillan Nurses

Article Posted: 25 Sep 2016

UNICEF' World Largest Lesson - (Pupil's only Global Goals Assembly)

Global Goals for a sustainable future

Article Posted: 10 Sep 2016

Healthy Packed Lunch Ideas

Start the new academic year with great nutritional, healthy meals

Article Posted: 2 Sep 2016

Barlow Hall children to return to school Monday 5th September at 8::55 am-

Uniform items for sale Thursday 1st September andFriday 2nd September - 1pm to 3 pm

Article Posted: 31 Aug 2016

Barlow Hall Primary School wishes all its pupils, staff, families and our local community a very Happy Summer

School reopens to students on Monday 5th September and for uniform sales on Thursday 1st and Friday 2nd September from 1 pm until 3 pm only.

Article Posted: 4 Aug 2016

Sure Start Summer Programme July - August 2016

Fress Activities over the summer months for children ages 0 - 7.

Article Posted: 20 Jul 2016

Where have all the numbers gone?

Finding the right answers prompts a Number Hunt at Barlow hall

Article Posted: 12 Jul 2016

Summer Reading Challenge 2016

Big Friendly Read Activites across Manchester Libraries

Article Posted: 12 Jul 2016

A week of sport at Barlow Hall

Sporting events from around the world and a touch of Olympic magic to spur us on!

Article Posted: 10 Jul 2016

All the fun of the dance - Strictly That Is!

Barlow Hall dancers take part in 'Strictly Come Chorlton Dancing' performance!

Article Posted: 1 Jul 2016

Free Primary School Travel Pass Application

Only obtainable by pupils fulfilling certain criteria

Article Posted: 27 Jun 2016

Book Swap Event - Friday 24th June, 2:45 - 3:30

Come along and swap your old, good condition books, for something new and different

Article Posted: 15 Jun 2016

Try a little Chorlton High!

Year 5 experience a half day transition to Chorlton High

Article Posted: 14 Jun 2016

Ms Kennedy receives Inspirational Manager Award from Institute of Education

Reading Recovery celebrates continued success in improving children’s literacy

Article Posted: 12 Jun 2016

Information for parents re the 2016 national curriculum test results at the end of key stage 1

Information leaflet for Parents of children in Year 2

Article Posted: 7 Jun 2016

Julius Caesar - Live at the Blue Box Theatre

Year 5 pupils take to the stage at Chorlton High School

Article Posted: 24 May 2016
Budding Actors take Centre Stage

Budding Actors take to the stage

Year 5 perform Julius Ceasar at Chorlton High's Blue Box Theatre

Article Posted: 22 May 2016

Outdoor Learning Week and so much more

Busy week at Barlow Hall

Article Posted: 22 May 2016

Famous Author Visit for KS2 at Barlow Hall

Tom Palmer takes part in question and answer session and tells KS2 all about the Under 20's Rugby World Cup

Article Posted: 22 May 2016

Connect@Barlow Hall - Summer Performance - Wednesday 25th May

Join us for an amazing performance of our new school song. Tickets must be ordered by Wednesday 18th May

Article Posted: 13 May 2016

Reading Superstars Mersey Bank Library Visits

Barlow Hall children encouraged to read more at home and increase their Reading miles

Article Posted: 10 May 2016

Year 2 KS1 SATS Guide for Parents

Keep as relaxed as your children with this handy guide fior Year 2 parents

Article Posted: 9 May 2016

KS2 have the chance to ask Tom Palmer 'What is it like to be an author!

Special KS2 visit from renowned author Tom Palmer and an opportunity to buy his signed books.

Article Posted: 6 May 2016

Excellent behaviour, glorious sunshine and a brilliant day out at the farm for our EYFS children

Nursery and Reception Class children spend a fantastic day at Smithills Farm

Article Posted: 5 May 2016

Year 6 SATs Week Survival Guide for Parents

Some helpful tips and information to help you through next week

Article Posted: 5 May 2016

Space - The Final Frontier!

Year 5 investigate the planets, the solar system and the Universe at Jodrell Bank

Article Posted: 25 Apr 2016

Free full-Time Nursery Places Available for September

Places available for children whose date of birth falls between 1st September 2012 and 31st August 2013. Contact the school office on 0161 881 2158

Article Posted: 22 Apr 2016

Families Learning Together Homework Together Club Wednesdays 3 - 4 pm

Exciting new venture to reduce stress strain and build closer relationships

Article Posted: 1 Apr 2016

Connect @ Barlow Hall

Exciting news about ourexciting project in conjunction with the Royal Northern College of Music and our Promenade Performance Finale on 25th May

Article Posted: 1 Apr 2016

Yellow Day Celebration

Easter Eggstravaganza wows audience

Article Posted: 30 Mar 2016

Barlow Hall Football Team plays at the Etihad!

Great opportunity for the team

Article Posted: 30 Mar 2016

Nursery Class Cake Sale

Fundraising for World Downs Syndrome Day

Article Posted: 30 Mar 2016

Sports Relief 2016 at Barlow Hall

Healthy exercise, fun and laughter - a great recipe to fundraise in school

Article Posted: 22 Mar 2016

Easter Experience at Barlow Hall

KS 2 pupils visit Christ Church (West Didsbusry)

Article Posted: 20 Mar 2016

Science Day 2016

Enthusiasm abounds at Barlow Hall on Science Day

Article Posted: 11 Mar 2016

Zumbathon, Kickathon and a run - all in aid of Sports Relief

Sponsored activites at Barlow Hall Friday 18th March. Parents welcome 2:30 pm , Come along and see what we have learned.

Article Posted: 10 Mar 2016

Reception class Cake Sale Monday 21st March 2016

Supporting World Down;s Syndrome Day

Article Posted: 10 Mar 2016

World Book Day Library Visit

Reception class trip to join the library and borrow books on Workd Book Day

Article Posted: 6 Mar 2016

Forthcoming Parent Workshops at Barlow Hall

Please see the letters from class teachers or on our website under the Parents section for more details

Article Posted: 1 Mar 2016

Eureka want you to have your say to make cultural visits for children better

Opportunity to be part of a focus group

Article Posted: 25 Feb 2016

World Book Day at Barlow Hall Friday 4th March

Children can dress up as their favourite book character and experience a great World Book Day at Barlow Hall

Article Posted: 23 Feb 2016

Afasic event

Parents Information Event in Manchester to support parents of children/young people with Speech and Language

Article Posted: 11 Feb 2016

Autism Friendly Early Opening Manchester University 9.15-10.30am

See, Make and Do at the Manchester Museum

Article Posted: 11 Feb 2016

Open Morning for Prospective Nursery Parents, Monday 29th February, 10 am - 11:00 am

Please phone school on 881 2158 to book a place.

Article Posted: 8 Feb 2016

Chinese New Year Celebrations at Barlow Hall

Reception class enjoy Chinese New Year Workshop

Article Posted: 7 Feb 2016

E-Safety Week at Barlow Hall

Look out for lots of exciting and informative events in school during E-Safety Week next week

Article Posted: 5 Feb 2016

Barlow Hall Basketball Team through to Citywide finals

Team unbeaten in both legs of the Central Manchester Y5&6 Basketball League competition

Article Posted: 5 Feb 2016

Support Reading at Barlow Hall

Meeting for parents Friday 26th February at 9:15-10:00 in the Reading Centre

Article Posted: 4 Feb 2016

MUFC Premier League School's Tournament

Barlow Hall'sl Football Team play at Manchester United's Cliff Training Ground

Article Posted: 3 Feb 2016

Year 3 and 4 drummers WOW parents with amazing performance

Africa project 'WOW' starter with African drumming lessons and a performance for parents at the end of the day

Article Posted: 2 Feb 2016

Connect Project at Barlow Hall

Exciting projects taking place at Barlow hall in conjunction with the RNCM

Article Posted: 2 Feb 2016

Central Manchester Primary Sportshall Athletics Competition

Year 5/6 team join schools from the area to take part in Central Manchester heats

Article Posted: 21 Jan 2016

Drumming Workshop for Y3 and Year 4 WOW starter

Parents invited in to watch new skills performed at 2:30 pm on Thursday 21st January

Article Posted: 18 Jan 2016

1st class at Number Children receive certificates for great progress in Maths

Interventions in school can really help to boost a child's understanding and attainment in all subjects

Article Posted: 10 Jan 2016

Stockport County's Healthy living advice for pupils at Barlow Hall

Sporting visitors enthuse pupils with healthy living presentation

Article Posted: 7 Jan 2016

Budding year 5 teachers bring Lowry to life in Year 1/2

Prime Learning Challenge enthuses budding artists and teachers as they pass on their new skills

Article Posted: 4 Jan 2016

Happy New year from all at Barlow Hall Primary School

Children return to school on Tuesday 5th January

Article Posted: 3 Jan 2016

Understanding Autism Workshop Tuesday 19th January 2016 - Bolton

Understanding Autism’ is a FREE workshop which provides info and advice to parents/carers of children aged up to 16yrs newly diagnosed with ASD

Article Posted: 15 Dec 2015

Happy Christmas From All At Barlow Hall

Details of this week's activities

Article Posted: 15 Dec 2015

Barlow Hall's Math's Challenge Victory

Maths Team beat all-comers to bring the trophy home to Barlow Hall

Article Posted: 6 Dec 2015

Barlow Hall Triumph to reach Maths Challenge Final

Well done to our budding Math's wizards!

Article Posted: 30 Nov 2015

Manchester Museum opens it's doors early for children with ASC or other communication difficulties

Open Doors at Manchester Museum 9:15 - 10:45 third Saturday of every month

Article Posted: 19 Nov 2015

Scholastic Book Fair - Wednesday 25th November 3 - 6 pm.

Please come along to have a look and check out the Scholastic leaflet your child has brought home with them

Article Posted: 16 Nov 2015

Y6 participate in the Citizen Programme as part of PREVENT Training

Session helps to build children’s resilience and prevent them from being drawn in to terrorism.

Article Posted: 10 Nov 2015

French Day at Barlow Hall - Thursday 12th November

Parents welcome at 2:30 pm

Article Posted: 8 Nov 2015

British Values delivered the POP Project way

Music and fun delivered by the POP Project to Barlow Hall Children helps show the best of British Values

Article Posted: 7 Nov 2015

Dyslexia Awareness Week brings forth a very successful No-Pens Day

Communicating without writing in school encourages a host of strategies to show the answers and hpw we got them!

Article Posted: 27 Oct 2015

New website for the victims of crime -

Announced by the Greater Manchester Mayor and the Police Commissioner, Tony Lloyd. A new service open to anyone who needs it

Article Posted: 27 Oct 2015

Y 5 + Y6 Glaramara Residential Trip

Please secure your child's place with a deposit of £85 by Friday 6th November.

Article Posted: 15 Oct 2015

Halloween Disco, Thursday 22nd October, EYFS+KS1 4 - 5 pm; KS2 5:15 - 6:30

Tickets on sale now, £1 per adult, £1 per child,

Article Posted: 15 Oct 2015


Deciding which school you would like your child to attend - Please come along to find out more about life in Reception Class at Barlow Hall.

Article Posted: 8 Nov 2015

CHAMP DROP-IN FOR PARENTS - Monday 12th October 9:30 am - 10:30 am

Please come along if you would like to discuss your child's height and weight screening results further or would just like more information on healthi

Article Posted: 7 Oct 2015

Halloween Coffee Morning - Tuesday 6th October 9:05 am

Come along and help us to plan our best ever Halloween Disco! All welcome!

Article Posted: 1 Oct 2015

Barlow Hall Cake Sale in aid of Macmillan Nurse Appeal

Fundraising the food feast way.

Article Posted: 25 Sep 2015

Barlow Hall Team celebrate great achievements at this autumn's Chorlton Park Cross Country Running Event

15th out of 90 for our girls, 27th out of over 100 for our boys!

Article Posted: 25 Sep 2015

Dyslexia Coffee Morning Tuesday 29th September

Come along to discuss Dyslexia Awareness Week.

Article Posted: 17 Sep 2015

Experiencing life as an Anglo Saxon!

Year 5 and Year 6 WOW starter trip to Tatton Park September 2015

Article Posted: 17 Sep 2015

Nasal Flu vaccinations for Year 1 and Year 2 children

Please return consent forms by Tuesday 22nd September

Article Posted: 15 Sep 2015

Macmilan Cake Sale - Friday 25th September

Donations of cakes gratefully received,

Article Posted: 28 Aug 2015

Jeans for Genes Day, Friday 18th September 2015

£1 donation to Bardet Beidl Syndrome to wear jeans or another item of denim clothing in school on Friday 18th September.

Article Posted: 14 Aug 2015

School Reopens Thursday 3rd September

Sweatshirts, cardigans, fleeces and polo shirts with logos on will be on sale Tuesday 1st September and Wednesday 2nd September - 10 am to 2 pm

Article Posted: 11 Aug 2015

Volunteering opportunities at Barlow Hall

Intergen volunteers helping and learning at Barlow Hall

Article Posted: 15 Jul 2015

Brilliant fundraising by Barlow Hall Bagpackers!

Barlow Hall children spend their Saturday bagpacking for Defibrillator Fund Raising Appeal

Article Posted: 14 Jul 2015

Barlow Hall Choir join the Network Choir for Manchester appearances

Brilliant performances from the Network choir

Article Posted: 12 Jul 2015

Parent Governor Election Results

Votes just in, Mike Cowell confirmed as new Parent Governor .

Article Posted: 10 Jul 2015

Excellence in Literacy Quality Mark Award Letter, July 2015

Barlow Hall Primary School wins second prestigious award in two weeks!

Article Posted: 8 Jul 2015

Dyslexia Coffee Morning 9 - 10am

Come along to find out more!

Article Posted: 5 Jul 2015

Barlow Hall Primary School achieves prestigious Excellence In Literacy Quality Mark

Second noteworthy award for Barlow Hall in two weeks!

Article Posted: 3 Jul 2015

Barlow Hall Book Swap - Thursday 9th July

Bring books your child has read and swop them for new ones to expand their reading selection

Article Posted: 1 Jul 2015

Reading Recovery Award presented to Barlow Hall Primary School

Staff and children travel to London to receive the Institute of Education's National Reading Recovery Award

Article Posted: 30 Jun 2015

Parent Governor Elections At Barlow Hall

All parents are invited to vote for their preferred candidate in our parental ballot.

Article Posted: 25 Jun 2015

Crazy Clothes at Barlow Hall

Brilliant Fundraising from Barlow Hall Children - Thank you!

Article Posted: 22 Jun 2015

Network Choir record for the Victoria and Albert Museum and BBC

Recording to be published in October

Article Posted: 17 Jun 2015

Crazy Clothes Day at Barlow Hall Friday 19th June

Come dressed in your wierd and wacky outfits for a £1 donation to Barakah Food Aid

Article Posted: 12 Jun 2015

Early years, minibeasts, snakes and more!

Reception and Nursery Class enjoy a visit by Animals in Tuition

Article Posted: 7 Jun 2015

Barlow Hall Art Gallery draws in the crowds

Barlow Hall Children produced some great artwork on Art Day and got to see it professionally displayed in our Barlow Hall Art Gallery

Article Posted: 7 Jun 2015

Year 1/2 Teddy Bears Picnic - Friday 5th June

Fun for children and bears alike!

Article Posted: 3 Jun 2015

Come along and read with your Nursery child

Parents invited in to read a story with their Nursery child every Tuesday afternoon at 2:40 pm.

Article Posted: 3 Jun 2015

Barlow Hall children take part in second Whalley Range Netball Tournament

Final results for the 2-part tournament

Article Posted: 21 May 2015

Barlow Hall wins National Reading Recovery Award

Outstanding contribution to children's Literacy recognised with National Award

Article Posted: 11 May 2015

Barlow Hall takes part in Manchester Netball Tournament

Barlow Hall Netball Team head to Whalley Range High School for Netball Championship

Article Posted: 10 May 2015

Barlow Hall Children win Southway Housing Sign Design Competition

Creative work from our budding artists

Article Posted: 8 May 2015

Year 1 Parents' Phonics Coffee Morning 15th May 9:10 am.

Come along to find out more!

Article Posted: 30 Apr 2015

Cross Country Success for Barlow Hall Children

Year 5/6 winner and 4th place in the girls event enhances a brilliant evening of sport involving 5 schools from the Chorlton Cluster

Article Posted: 30 Apr 2015

Chorlton Cluster Cross Country Running Event - 30th April

Children from Barlow Hall to take part in cross-country races with other schools from the Chorlton Cluster

Article Posted: 24 Apr 2015

SATs Coffee Morning Thursday 23rd April 9:10 am

Year 2 parents invited to join Mrs Budgett to find out more about the Year 2 SATs Tests in June

Article Posted: 21 Apr 2015

Eclipse Fever at Barlow Hall

Science in action as children try to find safe ways to see the Solar Eclipse

Article Posted: 20 Mar 2015

Staff changes at Barlow Hall

Teachers leaving and arriving at Barlow Hall during the Easter Holidays

Article Posted: 20 Mar 2015

Nursery Class 'Mother's Day Sing Song'

Nursery children to sing a special song for their mums on Friday 13the March

Article Posted: 10 Mar 2015

A great response to World Book Day from all at Barlow Hall

Staff join in the fun as they get in to character!

Article Posted: 6 Mar 2015

Fun in the Forset

Year 3/4 ADS children enjoying Forest Crew

Article Posted: 4 Mar 2015

Register now for free full time Nursery places in September - Contact the School Office

Registration for children born between 1st September 2011 and 30th August 2012

Article Posted: 12 Mar 2015

Red Day at Barlow Hall - Friday 13th March- Noses selling out fast!

Red Noses For Sale in aid of Comic Relief- £1 from the office. All proceeds to go along with any money raised from this year's Red Day

Article Posted: 1 Mar 2015

Barlow Hall dancers to take part in Strictly Come Chorlton

2 teams of dancers from Barlow Hall will join other contestants in this year's show

Article Posted: 1 Mar 2015

Reception Class trip to China Town

Class trip takes in the sites of China Town and children sample a range of authentic Chinese food.

Article Posted: 23 Feb 2015

Barlow Hall Basketball team at the city-wide tournament finals!

Barlow Hall basket ball team comes 9th out of 150 schools in Manchester!

Article Posted: 1 Mar 2015

Barlow Hall Football team take part in MCFC tournament

Tournament players the first non-MCFC staff to play at the new training academy.

Article Posted: 26 Feb 2015

World Book Day Comes To Barlow Hall

Celebrate World Book Day by dressing up as your favourite book character

Article Posted: 1 Mar 2015

Reading Recovery Read Aloud event

Praise for Barlow Hall pupil from famour author, Quentin Blake

Article Posted: 27 Feb 2015

Year 5 Valentine's Day Sale comes to Barlow Hall

All money raised to go to charity

Article Posted: 12 Feb 2015

Barlow Hall Basketball Team through to the City-wide Finals

3 victories out of 4 secures Barlow Hall a place in the city-wide basketball finals at the Amaechi Centre!

Article Posted: 10 Feb 2015

Reception Class visiting China Town, on Monday 23rd February, following Chinese New Year clebration

Children to look around China Town then try some authentic Chinese cooking for themselves.

Article Posted: 10 Feb 2015

Behaviour Workshop for Parents Thursday 12th February.

Join Ms McDougall, Mrs Jackson and Mr Murray to find out more

Article Posted: 9 Feb 2015

Barlow Hall sporting victories and great personal and team efforts

Basket ball and Athletics team updates -Basket ball team wins 3 out of 4 games - Great tournament result for the Barlow Hall!

Article Posted: 6 Feb 2015

Glaramara Residential 9th February 2015 to 13th February.

Parents meeting to be held at Barlow Hall on Monday 2nd February at 2:30 pm

Article Posted: 30 Jan 2015

Hello from Singapore

Greetings from Singapore. Myself and Ms McDougall have visited 2 primary schools, Jurong Primary and Kranji Primary. Find out more here...

Article Posted: 30 Jan 2015

Coming Soon to Barlow Hall - E-Safety Week

Top Tips For Internet Safety

Article Posted: 22 Jan 2015

9th February Safer Internet Day—Parent Workshop 4:30 –5

Come and join us to find out more about keeping your child safe on the internet

Article Posted: 9 Feb 2015

Nursery Class Cake Sale - Friday 23rd January

Cake Sale in aid of Hearing Dogs for the Deaf

Article Posted: 20 Jan 2015

Parent Coffee Morning

There will be a parent coffee morning focusing on dyslexia on Friday 23rd January at 9am...

Article Posted: 15 Jan 2015

Barlow Hall calendar direct to your smartphone

Now you can have instant access to the Barlow Hall Calendar

Article Posted: 13 Jan 2015

To all twitter users...

Follow us @BarlowHall

Article Posted: 9 Jan 2015

Exciting new Forest School activities starting at Barlow Hall Primary school

Barlow Hall Primary School extends Forest School Provision

Article Posted: 8 Jan 2015

Key 103's Mission Christmas Appeal Visits Barlow Hall as Barlow Hall families supports for Barakah Food Aid

Key 103's Mission Christmas Appeal delivers presents to Barlow Hall complete with Santa and Fire Engine

Article Posted: 19 Dec 2014

Barlow Hall Children join Jason Manford and the Picadilly Symphony Orchestra for Charity Concert

The Chorlton Schools Network Choir took part in a charity concert to raise money for the Children's animal Farm Trust

Article Posted: 17 Dec 2014

National Competition Win!

Barlow Hall Prupils win National Art Competition!

Article Posted: 10 Dec 2014

Dyslexia Friendly School

As part of our work towards becoming a dyslexia friendly school we are planning a coffee morning

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Brilliant Book Fair

Thank you for the brilliant support our Book Fair received this week. We sold over £400 worth of books.

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Christmas Dinner

Christmas dinner this year will be served on Wednesday 17 December.

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