The Best Schools In Barnstaple Rated & Reviewed


School Guide has helped 10 million parents find the best school for their child and here we reveal the 5 best performing schools in Barnstaple. These top schools near Barnstaple are ranked by their School Guide Star Rating, which is 100% based on official performance data including exam results and Ofsted inspections.

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1

Kingsley School

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Our number one ranked school in Barnstaple based on our official School Guide Star Rating is Kingsley School.

Pupils
402
Ages
2 - 18
Gender
Mixed
Type
Other independent school
2

West Buckland School

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West Buckland School is ranked second in Barnstaple based on its performance data and Ofsted rating.

Pupils
666
Ages
3 - 18
Gender
Mixed
Type
Other independent school
3

Shebbear College

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At number 3 in the best schools in Barnstaple based on our authoritative ranking is Shebbear College.

Pupils
276
Ages
3 - 19
Gender
Mixed
Type
Other independent school
4

The Ilfracombe Church of England Academy

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The school ranked at number four in our Barnstaple league table is The Ilfracombe Church of England Academy based on the summary of its performance in the last academic year.

Pupils
1074
Ages
11 - 18
Gender
Mixed
Type
Academy sponsor led
5

Bideford College

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Our number five ranked school in Barnstaple based on our trusted School Guide Star Rating is Bideford College.

Pupils
1303
Ages
11 - 18
Gender
Mixed
Type
Academy sponsor led

Top 5 best performing schools in Barnstaple and their catchment areas in Barnstaple ranked by School Guide in 2021

  • Kingsley School
  • West Buckland School
  • Shebbear College
  • The Ilfracombe Church of England Academy
  • Bideford College

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