Alliances & Partnerships

Water Street Primary School is an active member of number of local alliances and partnerships.

Castle Alliance:
The Castle Alliance is a partnership of 38 primary schools in the Craven district of North Yorkshire. The Alliance is built on the core principle of “Improving Learning for all Pupils Through Collaborative Partnerships”.

We are committed to developing outstanding teaching and learning across our schools through joint practice development, which we have introduced at all levels of the schools involved.

Castle Alliance is based at Water Street School.

Castle Alliance Website: www.castlealliance.org.uk/

HART - Harrogate & Rural Teaching School Alliance:
Water Street is an active member of the HART Alliance, taking part in many networks and projects with other local schools.

HART Alliance website: HART Alliance

Northern Lights:
We are a member of the Northern Lights Teaching School Alliance based at Skipton Girls High School.

Northern Lights website: www.northernlightstsa.org

Craven Partnership:
The Craven Partnership which is a group of 7 primary schools in Craven who have been supported by the Ogden Trust to set up a schools partnership.  

The science coordinators from all the schools involved have all worked together for a number of years as part of the CASTLE alliance and are very excited at the opportunity the Ogden Trust have given us to form the partnership.

The partnership will be hosting competitions, science clubs, events for families, trips for children and training for staff.  We hope to will add to our ability to enthuse and engage children and families in the exciting word of science.

Please visit the partnership website www.cravenpartnership.co.uk  to find out more information.