The Diocese of Carlisle has 105 schools throughout Cumbria from Barrow in Furness to Bewcastle and Nicholforest, from St Bees Head to Stainmore

Latest updates and news from the DBE Team

Cartmel Peninsula Primary Schools Day - This annual event is a great example of schools and churches working together.  Years 5/6 meet together at Cartmel Priory to enjoy a day of activities which include, art and craft, drama, music, prayer spaces, a treasure hunt and games.  

Schools Autumn Newsletter EXTRA - October 2016

Diocesan Autumn Conference - 28th September 2016 - Presentations Available to Download
Penny Hollander and Deborah Smith - Understanding Christianity
Sam Hargreaves - Outdoor Worship
Sam Hargreaves - Whole Life Worship

Schools' Autumn Newsletter - September 2016

Partnership Agreement September 2016 - March 2017 and Booking Form

*now available* 2016-17 Training Programme

Diocesan Multi Academy Trusts: Why do Good and 'Outstanding' Schools Choose to Join?

Diocese appoints new Deputy Director of Education

Annual Report for 2014-15 now available to download

Following the recent roadshows on school sustainability, Michael Mill’s presentation Creating Sustainable Schools can be viewed here

Now available Sex and Relationship Education (SRE) Policy and Guidance for Church Schools

Click here for more information about our School Effectiveness Consultants.

To find out more about the Diocesan Friends Scheme click here

Working Together – The Future for Rural CofE Schools - report now available 

Updated DBE admissions guidance to governors, DBE policy on admissions & DBE model policy are all available to download from the 'schools guidance' webpage.

Recommended resources for schools & bereavement: click here.