Schools in Shipley

Shipley, a historic town in West Yorkshire, offers a unique blend of industrial heritage, natural beauty, and contemporary growth. Situated along the River Aire and the Leeds-Liverpool Canal, adjacent to Bradford, Shipley provides a vibrant cultural and economic environment. It boasts a population of approximately 15,483 and is known for its robust manufacturing and digital sectors, along with a commitment to sustainable development and community welfare. The town's roots can be traced back to the Middle Ages, deriving its name from Old English terms for 'sheep-clearing' or 'sheep-pasture'. Shipley's proximity to Bradford and the UNESCO-listed Saltaire World Heritage Site make it an attractive destination for residents, businesses, and tourists. The Shipley Town Deal Board fosters a vision of a prospering, self-sufficient town with a strong commitment to national Carbon Net Zero objectives, bolstering local skills, developing key economic sectors, and promoting health and social welfare. This strategic approach to growth positions Shipley as a worthwhile destination for those seeking both a vibrant community and a sustainable future.

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Secondary Schools

There are no secondary schools in Shipley but you can check our map to find schools in the wider area.

Primary Schools

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