Elm Tree Community Primary School is a day school that accommodates 78 primary aged children who have Statements of Special Educational Needs for Social, Emotional and Behavioural difficulties.  The school serves the area of Central and West Lancashire, namely Preston, Leyland, Chorley and Skelmersdale.

Elm Tree Community Primary is a school where education is regarded as the foundation stone for each pupil's future. Our curriculum is a skills based curriculum and promotes the principles of excellence and enjoyment. There are opportunities for children to develop creatively through art, design & technology, music and P.E. Our pupils are given the opportunity to reach their potential through enhanced creativity in teaching and learning.  A wide range of clubs are available throughout the day.  These have been established to promote physical skills, life skills and technology skills.