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Contact Dawn House School

Principal: Jenny McConnell
Dawn House School 
Helmsley Road 
NG21 0DQ

Telephone: 01623 795361 
Fax: 01623 491173

The admininstration team deal with enquiries from parents and other members of the public.  Please contact the school office if you would like to receive paper copies of any of the information that is published on our website.

Telephone: 020 7843 2510

How to reach us

Dawn House School is situated on Helmsley Road on the western edge of Rainworth. Helmsley Road is the second turning on the left after Ransom Wood Business Park coming from Mansfield on the A617 or the first turn right after the car sales and van hire garage as you leave Rainworth traveling towards Mansfield. There is a bus shelter on the corner of Helmsley Road. After passing over the bridge continue past Heathlands School to the end of Helmsley Road. Dawn House School is the last building on the left hand side.

When entering the school grounds the visitors and disabled car park is in front of the school. Reception is on the right hand side as you face the school.

By car to Rainworth 

(Note: use NG21 0DQ for SAT NAV location)

Rainworth is on the A617 Mansfield to Newark Road some 3 miles east of Mansfield and roughly halfway between the A1M and the M1.

IF USING THE M1 AND TRAVELING SOUTHWARDS leave the motorway at the Heath intersection junction 29 and join the A617 to Mansfield, Rainworth and Newark. The Rainworth bypass is now completed  and you will need to get in the right hand lane leading up to the roundabout.

IF USING THE M1 AND TRAVELING NORTHWARDS leave the motorway at the South Normanton intersection junction 28 taking the A38 to Mansfield and the A617 to Rainworth the Rainworth Bypass is now completed so get in the right hand lane leading to the roundabout.

IF USING THE A1M leave at Newark intersection to join the A717 to Newark and continue on the A617 traveling westward towards Mansfield via Rainworth.

By public transport to Rainworth

Railway Stations:

Nottingham (16 miles) - Change to the Robin Hood Line as this brings you into Mansfield Town Centre and then it is only a short taxi ride to school.

Newark (14 miles)

Bus Station Passenger Enquiries: Chesterfield (01246) 211007