Schools and Nurseries

NOTE: Because of the Corona Virus (COVID-19) Crisis, ALL schools and nurseries are closed at present, except to children of (most) essential workers.

Primary Schools

Handforth Grange Primary School

Ullswater Road, Handforth, SK9 3NG

01625 526566

Head Teacher: Mark Unwin

Website: Handforth Grange Primary School

St Benedict’s Catholic Primary School

Hall Road, Handforth, SK9 3AE

01625 520207

Head Teacher: Hannah McGuire

Website: St Benedict’s RC Primary

Secondary Schools

The nearest secondary school for Handforth children** is:

Wilmslow High School

Holly Road, Wilmslow, SK9 1LZ

01625 526191

** there is a frequent train service between Handforth and Wilmslow, which is a single stop – 2 minutes’ distance only.

The school is within a short walking distance of Wilmslow station.

Website: Wilmslow High School


Little Acorns Day Nursery

223 Wilmslow Rd, Handforth, SK9 3JZ

0161 498 9251

Website: Little Acorns Day Nursery

Handforth Grange Primary School

also includes Nursery provision – see entry above under Primary Schools

Rainbow Pre-school Nursery 

Handforth Youth Centre, Old Road, Handforth, SK9 3AZ

07914 655692

Website: Rainbow Nursery