The Rookeries Carleton Junior, Infant and Nursery School joined Pontefract Acdemies Trust in 2013. The School is a one and half entry primary that has a nursery. The Rookeries Junior, Infant and Nursery School is home to the Deaf and Hearing Impaired Resource, which is a Wakefield Local Authority provision that provides access to the curriculum for deaf pupils.

The School aims to provide a creative, enjoyable and rewarding learning experience for each child in an inclusive, secure and stimulating environment.


  • To ensure that no pupil is disadvantaged because of background or educational needs.
  • To ensure that pupils have a sound grounding to help develop their full potential at school, college, university and in life.
  • To ensure that every pupil can realise their aspiration.

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The Rookeries
J, I & N School

The Rookeries Carleton J, I & N School
Carleton Road
West Yorkshire

Telephone: 01977 600368

Mr Richard Grogan