How to reach us

For general school enquiries or to reach the SWMAT, please use the details below or our enquiry form - our telephone switchboard is open 8:30am-3:30pm, Mon-Fri. Also, look at our 'Frequently asked questions' list on this page which might save you time. You can also use the search bar on this website to see if the information you want is already on our website.

Dallam School
Main Street

From the crossroads in Milnthorpe, take the B6384 and travel eastwards. At the roundabout take the first exit which will take you up the driveway to the school. Using the what3words app, enter location: lamp.stores.birthing

Tel: 015395 65165 Email:

For boarding enquiries:

Dallam Boarding
Cumbria LA7 7EH

The Boarding House is situated north of Milnthorpe just off the A6. From the A6 take the exit marked Heversham, the carpark for the boarding facilities is the first on the left. Using the what3words app, enter location: volunteered.scripted.fruit

Tel: 015395 63377 Email:

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Please contact us using the form below.  Our helpful reception staff, Mrs Chapman, Mrs Dundon and Mrs Cooper, will answer your queries or forward on your message to the most relevant person to help you.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    • You can telephone or email to let us know if your child will be absent.  Find the contact details here.

    • Any number between 40-50 different primary schools feed into our new year groups, this means that some people come with lots of students from primary schools, and sometimes they arrive as the only student from their primary school.  We will ensure that you get the opportunity to meet and make new friends.

    • That’s great!  There are full and weekly boarding options at Dallam School and Sixth Form.  Email us at or give us a call on 015395 6337 and our boarding admissions team will be happy to help.

    • We have a fantastic SEND team who work closely with families and students.  Find more information here.