Choosing a new school for your child is one of the most important decisions you have to make as a parent and we hope that we will be your first choice.

You are more than welcome to visit us before you make your decision. Please contact the school office to make an appointment.

The admission limit for the number of pupils in each year group at our school is 13.

Should you wish your child to attend Ludworth Primary, visit the Durham County Council website for information regarding the school admission process and primary school admissions.

To appeal against an admission decision visit: School admissions-appeals

Ludworth Primary School provides education for children aged 3-11 years old.

We pride our self on being very inclusive and will endeavour to support every child reach their full potential.

Please see the policies below for admission to our school. If you would like further information about applying for a place in our school or about our SEND Local Offer please don’t hesitate to contact Mrs Sones on 01429820207 or email us at

You can view our school admission policy for further information.

    Contact Us

    Ludworth Primary School
    Moor Crescent
    DH6 1LZ
    t: 01429 820207
    f: 01429 820207

    About Us

    Ludworth Primary School is situated in a rural part of County Durham.

    The school not only serves the village of Ludworth but also attracts families from the surrounding villages of Thornley, Haswell, Haswell Plough and Shadforth.

    We are very proud of our school and try to operate as a family where each and every child is of high importance, in an environment where they feel safe, secure and cared for. click here to learn more about our school →