Special school
Church Road, Bamber Bridge, Lancashire, PR5 6EP


From 11 to 18 years old


Cumberland School is an independent, specialist day school providing high quality education for girls and boys aged 11 to 18. Cumberland is a dual campus school located in Bamber Bridge and Rivington, which caters for a diverse group of students with a range of complex learning needs, social and emotional difficulties, challenging behaviours and Autistic Spectrum Condition.


Contact phone

017722 84435

Opening times

Monday to Friday 9am - 3.30pm (term time)

Cost details

On enquiry

Needs a referral?


Referral details

The school operates a referral policy, usually initiated by the local authority. However, parents/carers can take a look round the school by contacting the school office direct to organise a visit.
Ofsted URN: 135541

Ofsted rating


Local Offer details

The school also caters for pupils with Autistic Spectrum Conditions, Asperger's Syndrome, Specific Learning Difficulties, Communication Difficulties, Attachment Disorders, Mild/Moderate Learning Difficulties, Mild/Controlled Epilepsy, to Foetal Alcohol Syndrome. The additional Vocational Learning Centre opened in 2012 to develop the employability skills of pupils at Cumberland School. The Centre offer various City & Guilds Vocational Qualifications.
Updated: 25/07/2018