Welcome to Harrowbarrow

Harrowbarrow is a small rural village nestled in the beautiful Tamar Valley, an area rich in mining and agricultural heritage. The village school, built in 1872, is at the heart of a busy and vibrant community. With Dartmoor National Park to the east, views of the River Tamar meandering down to Plymouth Sound to the south and Bodmin Moor to the west, Harrowbarrow is located in one of the most beautiful regions of the South West.

About us

At Harrowbarrow School children’s needs are at the heart of the learning experience.  We believe learning should be irresistible, meaningful and memorable for all. Our children learn through a vast range of experiences and opportunities which we feel makes our school unique.


Latest News

Emergency Closure Procedures

With winter approaching we felt it was a good time to remind parents of the school's Emergency Closure Procedures which can be viewed below. Emergency Closure Information for Parents 2019 -
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Christmas Dinner - Thurs 19th Dec

Information and reply slip: Harrowbarrow School Christmas Dinner Menu
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Children in Need - Friday 15th November

Reminder that this Friday is Children in Need day.   Children can wear pj’s/onesies to school on Friday with for a suggested donation of £1.00. Donations of cakes and buns would also be appreciated.   These will be sold at break
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CANCELLED - HARVEST ASSEMBLY FRI 8TH NOVEMBER

Apologies, but due to unforeseen circumstances we have cancelled the Harvest Assembly tomorrow Friday 8th November.  Mr A
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Consultation Sessions November 2019

Details of the consultation sessions being held in November can be viewed below. November Consultation
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Parent View

Parent View - Give Ofsted your view on your child's school

If you would like to comment on the performance of Harrowbarrow School, please click the Ofsted link above.