Local and National Accreditation and Awards


An award that acknowledges that our school has “an outstanding and sustainable programme for parental engagement.”

Lancaster & Heysham sports School Network

The Lancaster and Heysham Sports School Network is a group of schools who work collaboratively to share good practice, deliver and develop training opportunities and host sporting events in Lancaster and Heysham.

ICT Mark

This award celebrates our outstanding use of technology to support teaching, learning and school administration.

Lancashire Healthy Schools

Our achievement of this standard demonstrates our promotion of health and wellbeing. The standard requires demonstration of a robust PSHE curriculum, with a focus on educating our children and young people to keep themselves healthy, safe, emotionally resilient and well prepared to make a positive contribution to society.

Kid Safe UK

Our trained staff ensure that we remain a Kidsafe Registered school and that we adopt their unique way of equipping children with skills needed to protect themselves from all forms of abuse.

Internationals Schools

This globally recognised accreditation demonstrates our commitment to enriching learning and improving teaching through international learning activities and embedding it within our school’s culture.


In 2018, the Loyne Specialist School was inspected and judged as “outstanding”. The report can be found here.

Arts Mark

Accredited by Arts Council England, Arts Mark Gold demonstrates the high standard of creative opportunities provided by the school. In particular, it demonstrates the ability of staff to develop and evaluate arts, culture and creativity across the curriculum and beyond.

Learning outside the Classroom

LOtC Mark Gold recognises exemplary LOtC provision in our school and indicates that  we are a leader in ensuring that all pupils have access to frequent, continuous and progressive learning outside the classroom.

Eco Schools

The Eco-Schools award is an internationally recognised award for excellence in environmental action and learning.

Third Millennium Learning Award

The Third Millennium Learning Award demonstrates how we provide an education fit for the 21st century. It celebrates our ability to create an environment and curriculum that stimulate more and better learning, making full use of the opportunities presented by technology.

Quality Mark

This award demonstrates a commitment to promoting, supporting and celebrating the improvement of literacy and mathematics in schools.

Wellbeing Award

We are working towards this award which demonstrates a commitment to promoting, supporting and celebrating the improvement of literacy and mathematics in schools.

Contact Us

Please direct all enquiries to the school office team, the telephone will be answered by Karen, Tanya or Alison who will ensure the correct member of our school team responds to you. For any further information you can contact us using the details below or fill in the form on the right and we will get back to you.

Phone: 01524 645 43

Email: info@loyne.lancs.sch.uk

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