About Our School

Bleasdale School is an Outstanding school in the centre of the picturesque village of Silverdale in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the day school on one side of the road, the residential building on the other. 

Just 10 minutes drive from Junction 35 of the M6 motorway with good public transport links.

The School caters for pupils 2 to 19 years with Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties (PMLD), some with associated complex needs, ASD (Autism) and challenging behaviours.  

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The school follows Lancashire’s holiday pattern, opening 38 weeks a year

We are currently not operating a residential curriculum. This will be reviewed in April 2023 

All our children are entitled to County transport provision.

“The school has wonderful, dedicated and truly caring staff.”

– Parent

“Children receive high quality individualised care and support from dedicated staff who know them exceptionally well.”

– Ofsted 2022

“I wouldn’t like my daughter to go anywhere else!”

– Parent

Would you recommend this school?  MOST DEFINITELY YES!!”

– Parental Survey 2022

The residential special school provides highly effective services that consistently exceed the standards of good. The actions of the school contribute to significantly improved outcomes and positive experiences for children.

Ofsted 2022

Kibibi Hadden

Karen and Willie are glad they battled for Bleasdale when they see how happy Kibibi is at the school…

Zak Hall

Mags and Gary are delighted with how much Bleasdale School have been able to offer their son Zak…

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Contact Us

Headteacher:  Mr Sefton Booth

Bleasdale School, 27 Emesgate Lane
Silverdale, Carnforth, Lancashire

For general enquiries, please contact the School Office on the telephone number below.  Your query will be dealt with by Elisa Tidman.




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