Pupils love coming to school. They say that members of staff are ‘amazing’, ‘friendly’ and ‘kind’. Pupils feel respected and included in decisions that are made. Equally, pupils themselves are highly respectful of one another. – Ofsted 2018

Careers & Enterprise

Students engage in careers based opportunities by learning about work and learning through work. This begins in Early Years and is accessed by pupils at all stages in their development.

Computing and ICT

At Highfurlong, we believe that ICT and computing should give our students immediate access to a rich source of resources and materials.

Lead Inclusion School

Highfurlong School has been selected to be the Inclusion Lead School for Lancashire.


The importance of developing a love of literature and developing healthy reading habits and behaviours is integral to the curriculum. We encourage students to read for pleasure in addition to reading for learning.

Latest News

Corona Virus – Latest information

A very difficult decision has been made to close the school to pupils. Latest correspondence can be viewed on our newsletters page.                                          ...

Upcoming Events

Easter assembly and competition

All students are invited to enter our Easter themed competition. Our Easter assembly will take place on Friday 3rd April where the winners will be announced.

Aiming Higher Drop in Session

On the first Thursday of every month Aiming Higher charity will be holding appointments for parents and carers at school. Aimimg Higher are a charity who support families with children with additional needs.  Some of the services they offer include: Family Support...