Schools

Kingsbridge Community College:

Located in Kingsbridge, this secondary school provides education for students aged 11-18. It offers a broad curriculum and has a strong focus on community engagement and extracurricular activities. The school has been rated one of the best secondary schools in the area and there is usually a premium to pay for buying a house within the catchment area. 

https://www.kingsbridgecollege.org.uk/

 

Dartmouth Academy:

Situated in Dartmouth, Dartmouth Academy is a secondary school serving students aged 11-18. It emphasizes academic achievement, personal development, and community involvement. At the time of writing this I understand a new head teacher was appointed in 2022 and am hearing good things from the school. 

https://www.dartmouthacademy.org.uk/

 

Ivybridge Community College:

Ivybridge Community College is a large secondary school located in Ivybridge. It offers a wide range of subjects and extracurricular activities, including sports, arts, and music.

https://www.ivybridge.devon.sch.uk/

 

Churston Grammar:

Churston Grammar School is a selective co-educational grammar school located in Brixham, Devon, England. It was founded in 1958 and has a long-standing reputation for academic excellence. The school offers a wide range of subjects and has consistently achieved high results in national examinations.

https://churstongrammar.com/

 

Torquay Boys Grammar:

Torquay Grammar School for Boys is a selective grammar school located in Torquay, Devon, England. It was founded in 1904 and has a long history of providing high-quality education to boys in the area.

The school offers a rigorous academic curriculum, with a focus on preparing students for university and future careers. It has consistently achieved excellent results in national examinations and has a strong reputation for academic excellence. In addition to its academic program, Torquay Grammar School for Boys offers a wide range of extracurricular activities. These include sports teams, music and drama clubs, and various academic societies. The school encourages students to participate in these activities to develop their skills and interests outside of the classroom.

https://www.tbgs.co.uk/

 

Torquay Grammar School for Girls:

Torquay Girls’ Grammar School is a selective grammar school located in Torquay, Devon, England. It was founded in 1905 and has a long-standing reputation for providing high-quality education to girls in the area.

The school offers a rigorous academic curriculum, with a focus on preparing students for university and future careers. It has consistently achieved excellent results in national examinations and has a strong reputation for academic excellence. In addition to its academic program, Torquay Girls’ Grammar School offers a wide range of extracurricular activities. These include sports teams, music and drama clubs, and various academic societies. The school encourages students to participate in these activities to develop their skills and interests outside of the classroom.

https://tggsacademy.org/

 

King Edwards Community College (KEVICC):

King Edward VI Community College, commonly known as KEVICC, is a co-educational secondary school located in Totnes, Devon, England. It was founded in 1553 and has a long history of providing education in the area.

KEVICC offers a broad and balanced curriculum, catering to students aged 11 to 18. The school has a strong focus on academic achievement and offers a wide range of subjects at both GCSE and A-level. It has consistently achieved good results in national examinations.In addition to its academic program, KEVICC offers a variety of extracurricular activities, including sports teams, music and drama clubs, and various societies. The school encourages students to participate in these activities to develop their skills and interests outside of the classroom. KEVICC is a community-focused school and actively engages with the local community. 

https://www.kingedwardvi.devon.sch.uk/

 

Ivybridge College:

11 – 18 year olds 

https://www.ivybridge.devon.sch.uk/

Totnes Progressive School: 

This independent school in Totnes follows a progressive educational approach. It focuses on holistic development, individualized learning, and environmental awareness. Age 11 to 16

https://totnesindependentschool.co.uk/about-us

 

Stover School: 

Age 3 – 18. Stover School is an independent co-educational day and boarding school located in Newton Abbot, Devon, England. It was founded in 1933 and provides education for students aged 3 to 18 years old. The school is set in a rural location with a 64-acre campus, including a mix of historic and modern buildings. Stover School offers a broad curriculum, including traditional academic subjects, as well as a range of extracurricular activities such as sports, music, drama, and outdoor pursuits. The school aims to provide a supportive and nurturing environment for students to develop their academic, social, and personal skills.The school has a strong emphasis on pastoral care and aims to create a sense of community and belonging among its students. It also has a house system, where students are assigned to one of four houses, promoting friendly competition and teamwork. Stover School has a strong reputation for academic achievement, with students consistently achieving high grades in public examinations. The school also offers a range of scholarships and bursaries to support students with their education.

https://www.stover.co.uk/

 

Blundells: (Not in South Devon but they do provide busses from South Devon) 

A number of my clients have bought here in the South Hams and taken advantage of the Blundells bus https://blundells.vectare.co.uk/

Arguably one of the most sought-after boarding schools in Devon. Age 11 to 18.

https://blundells.org/

 

Mount Kelly, Tavistock:

A popular school on the edge of Dartmoor. A number of my friends went there and have all turned out to be exemplary human beings. 

https://www.mountkelly.com/

 

Park School, Dartington:

Alternative  school in keeping with the general vibe and energy of Dartington / Totnes area 

age 3 to 11 

http://www.parkschoolonline.com/

 

St Christophers, Staverton: 

Prep school.

A number of my clients have put their kids through this school and have all held it in high regard. 

https://www.st-christophers.devon.sch.uk/

 

Sands School, Ashburton

Alternative progressive school 

https://www.sands-school.co.uk/

Stoke Fleming Primary School: 

Stoke Fleming Primary School is a small village school near Dartmouth. It caters to students aged 4-11 and focuses on providing a nurturing and supportive learning environment.

This is 1 minute away from the beach so great if you (the parent) want to swim in the sea at drop off each morning!  Our daughter goes here. 

https://www.stokeflemingprimary.org.uk/

 

Modbury Primary School: 

Modbury Primary School is a village school in Modbury, offering education for students aged 4-11. It emphasizes a broad curriculum, outdoor learning, and community involvement.

https://www.modburyprimaryschool.co.uk/

 

Blackawton Primary School:

I small school in a rural village setting. A number of my friends send their children here and have all talked positively about it.

https://www.blackawtonprimary.org.uk/

 

Dartmouth Acadamy:

3 to 19 years old 

https://www.dartmouthacademy.org.uk/

 

Broadhempston Primary School:

Broadhempston is a thriving village and the school is popular. 

https://www.broadhempston-primary.devon.sch.uk/web/

 

The Grove, Totnes: 

I hear good things about this and a number of my clients who relocated to Totnes have put their children through Groves. 

http://www.the-grove-primary.devon.sch.uk/web/

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