To help our visitors to find the information they are looking for quickly and easily we have made use of several accessibility features, all of which are listed below:

Dyslexia Friendly View
Resizable Text
Image and Alt Tags
Browser Compatibility
Consistent Navigation

Website Styles

Our website has been designed to be bright, fun and easy to use but if you would prefer there are different styles you can view it through:

Dyslexia Friendly View
This view uses colours and styles in the main content box that are dyslexia friendly.

Images and Alt Tags
Whenever images have been used within the design of the site “Alt” tags have been used.  This will show describe what the image is, incase an image does not load, image options are switched off in your browser or you are using a screen reader.

Re-sizable Text
We have used a text size that we feel is easy to use, but if you would like to increase or decrease it there is the option to do this using the text size icons.

Browser Compatibility
This site has been tested with the following browsers for compatibility.

Internet Explorer 6.0 & 7.0

Firefox 2.0.0.2

Opera 9.02

Safari 2.0.3

Later versions of these browsers should continue to be compatible.

Coding Standards
We have ensured our site conforms to W3C xhtml and css standards. This should make our site accessible across browsers which adhere to the same standards, and should make our pages more accessible to those using screen readers and similar devices.

Navigation
Throughout the site we have tried to keep the navigation consistent. Certain pages are available from every single page on the website.

If you have any comments about the accessibility of the site please contact us. Our email address is enquiries@admin.saintambrosebarlow.wigan.sch.uk

Latest News

Breakfast Club

Opening times 7.30 a.m. – 9.00 a.m. £3.50 8.00 a.m. – 9.00 a.m. £2.50 Booking essential Breakfast Club

Parking for School

We seem to have an ongoing issue with parents parking around school which is causing upset and obstruction

Check Parentmail

Reminder: All communications are sent via ParentMail. Responses are often required and are time sensitive. Keep up to date

What's On

  • WORLD BOOK DAY 5th March 2020 All Day Event

    WORLD BOOK DAY

    Children can come into school dressed as their favorite book character or alternatively wear pyjamas and bring their favorite bedtime story.  children will receive a £1 book token which can be used at our upcoming book fair (TBA)

  • Y5/Y6 Good Shepherd 12th March 2020 All Day Event

    Y5/Y6 Good Shepherd

  • Y3/Y4 Good Shepherd 19th March 2020 All Day Event

    Y3/Y4 Good Shepherd