Children enjoy new multi-million pound Clarendon Primary School in Great Lever - dubbed the 'school in the park'

Rocking around are reception children Vikita Patel, Karez Viareem and Haleema Motala

Pupils outside the new school entrance

Youngsters enjoy a lesson in their new environment

Zak Hussain and Misbah Ahmed with their models

Finlay Gaskell in the library

Brian Pokos and a pictured of him dressed as Henry VIII during a recent Tudor day

First published in News The Bolton News: Photograph of the Author by , education reporter

THE bright young things of Great Lever are loving their unique multi-million pound “school in the park”.

Children are now settled into Clarendon Primary School’s new £6.5 million campus in Heywood Park — and are enjoying using the latest 21st century resources to learn and play in the purpose-built large outdoor area.

Emily Kirk, executive principal is leading the school until Vicky Chatterjee takes over as new head in September, said: “The children all love their new school and it seems like we have been here forever.

“Everyone took the move in their stride and we are all enjoying the opportunities that our new building provides for exciting learning.

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