At Argyle House School we are small enough to know and care for each child individually whilst also providing a broad and stimulating curriculum and environment in which your child can grow and be supported throughout until they are ready to go into the world and sample all it has to offer them.

Mrs L Mcintosh

We have three sons at this school, each with different abilities. The essence of the school is the teaching staff and their ability to cater to the individual needs of our children, drawing on their strengths and supporting their weaknesses. The greatest testament, however, has to be what the boys said when we asked them what they thought of Argyle House School. They said that it was like a home from home, that the teachers were great fun and they enjoyed their lessons. The boys always come home happy and full of chat about their day, as parents we can’t ask for much more than that.

Mr and Mrs Shotton

The school means my life so far it teaches me a lot. I enjoy the playground especially the pirate ship. We like Art, PE and Science. We get taught Maths, English, Art, Geography and Science. There’s so much to do and I enjoy school.

Will

From the moment we first considered sending our son to Argyle House School, all our questions were answered fully and openly. Although our son (Jamie) has only been at Argyle House School for 3 weeks, he already feels that he belongs!

The induction process for our son has been smooth, well planned, stress free and has undoubtedly enabled him to settle very quickly and happily into an unfamiliar environment.

Our son is seen and valued as an individual, whom we are sure will flourish emotionally, socially and academically, in a supportive environment. Now at Argyle House School our son is once again enthused to learn.

Our child is thriving and flourishing in a positive atmosphere, where children want to learn and are encouraged and supported to do so.

We have found everyone (children, office staff, teachers, caretaker and headmaster) to be friendly, approachable, welcoming and helpful.

Everyone matters at Argyle House School!

Mr and Mrs Shaw

I learn new things in school, it’s fun and I have lots of friends

Joseph

PTA

The Association was formed in 1970 with a view to providing equipment and fixtures for the use of children, and to foster good relations between staff and parents.

The meetings are friendly and informal, and the interest and support of parents and new children will be most welcome.

The committee has worked closely with Mr Johnson and his staff, in discussion and provision of useful equipment for the school.

Since 1970, the PTA has funded many projects, ranging from the purchase of ten tents for School Camp to the acquisition of a new mini bus. If you wish to be informed about dates of future meetings etc, please inform the Head Teacher of your interest.

The parents who are members of the PTA welcome both your interest and support.
Events run through the year:

  • Christmas Fayre
  • Winter Ball – Parents only
  • Christmas Raffle
  • Easter Egg Raffle
  • Summer Fête
  • Halloween Ball – Children only
  • Prom – Teachers and children

Current PTA Chairman – Mr Wheatley
Can be contacted through the school office (0191) 5100726
Contact Secretary, Mrs P Thorne