Oak C of E Primary

On the 1st of May Thornton Lodge Nursery and Dryclough Infant will Merge with Crosland Moor Junior School. The new school name will be Oak C of E Primary.

Please visit individual school sites for school policies and procedures and all updates

Please note that the new school site is under construction



Welcome to our school website. 

Dryclough Infants is a Church of England Voluntary controlled Infant School in Crosland Moor, Huddersfield. Our school roll is currently just 400, with six classes in Reception and five classes in Year 1 and Year 2.

We are federated with Thornton Lodge Nursery School and our Acting Headteachers, Ms Monica Best and Mrs Julie Dickinson, currently manage both schools jointly. Together, the schools are now known as:


We have one Governing Body for the Federation.


Our Chair of Governors is Mrs Amanda Jackson

For more information about the Governing Body, click on the Governors tab.


 Dryclough CE (VC) Infant School

Dryclough Road,

Crosland Moor,



To contact us: Tel: 01484 222202

email office.dryclough@kirkleeseducation.uk



Click here to see our latest Ofsted report






Click here to visit the Thornton Lodge Nursery website

In case of snow, please check whether school is open


Phone the hotline on 08447 707576 and give school id 54679 to hear our message


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