There are three schools within the Parish
The Church School
Overthorpe C of E Academy
http://www.overthorpecofe.co.uk/ 01924 325300
We have several members as well as the Rector on the Governing Body. It has children from pre school to 11 with the Children's Centre. The head is Alison Black
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We are very proud of our church school which has a strong Christian ethos and is a happy place for children to question, learn and achieve.
The first Ofsted Report as an Academy is available via the school website or click
An excellent report.
Thornhill Junior and Infants School
http://www.thornhilljandischool.org.uk/ 01924 325335
We have a close and happy relationship with the school and children regularly visit church.
The Head is Michael Rowland
Thornhill Community Academy for 11-16 year olds
Nationally known from the Educating Yorkshire TV Series.
http://www.thornhillcommunityacademy.co.uk/ 01924 324890
The Rector serves on the Governing Body and we have a developing relationship with the school.
The Headteacher is Ms Bev Matthews