The Primary Phase of Batley Grammar School caters for boys and girls from four to eleven years. The majority of pupils continue their education in the Secondary Phase, for which they have automatic entry as pupils of the Primary Phase. The school has a one form entry and has approximately 180 pupils.

The school provides a happy, caring and stimulating environment with the emphasis on hard work, honesty, pride and respect for self and others. Highly experienced and dedicated staff ensure all children are highly motivated and are able to reach their full potential in all areas.

The school boasts an impressive range of extra-curricular activities; including sports, arts and crafts and music clubs. Before care is available to all children at a small charge, which is provided on the Batley Grammar School site. After school care is also provided at a small charge from 3.00-3.45. For after school care outside of these times, Happy Jays Nursery provides care until 6.00 on their site which is situated at the bottom of Carlinghow Hill.