pupils classes

Great Howarth School is a DfE registered, independent special school for pupils aged 7 to 18 years, who may have social, emotional and mental health difficulties, as well as a range of other needs, including ADHD or ASD. Our school, has a range of subject specific areas, including a fully equipped teaching kitchen, IT department, primary school area, large community areas for recreation, assembly and outside play.

At Great Howarth School we:

  • Specialise in working with pupils with a range of challenges and difficulties
  • Provide specialist support for pupils with social, emotional and mental health difficulties
  • Provide a safe learning environment
  • Provide personalised programmes of learning, which include a range of qualifications
  • Engage and develop pupils through their personal strengths and interests
  • Maintain effective links with families and the community
  • Work effectively with a range of professionals to support pupils
  • Have high expectations and aspirations, which support pupils to succeed


The Head Teacher is Debra Eason

Great Howarth, Rochdale, OL12 9HJ

01706 631 804