JUL
16

Frequently asked questions asked by parents looking for the best schools near Modbury

How do I find out what schools are available around Kingsbridge? 

There are some frighteningly frank websites for you to choose from. The Government one is compare-school-performance.service.gov.uk. You simply enter your location, perhaps Kingsbridge, or another location and select primary schools or secondary schools. All the information parents need all there in percentages!

You could also try the paid for websites like www.schoolguide.co.uk . This one is quite cheap and you can pay monthly.

This is of course just the very first stage in selecting a school. You will to need see the videos on this page before even thinking of visiting the shortlist of schools on your list.

How do I find the state school catchment area in or around Modbury? 
If you just need to know your school catchment area try www.admissionsday.co.uk .If you are looking for exhaustive information on the schools as well go to www.goodschoolsguide.co.uk

How do I find out how good a school is?
You will absolutely have to visit the school. However, do look at the video below. For armed is to be fore warned!

Nursery Schools

What's the difference between nursery and preschool? 
Preschools usually work around a formal curriculum and trained teachers - making them a little more expensive! Nursery schools are usually a more relaxed learning environment and more flexible enrolment terms. They are also cheaper and vary greatly.

What age is a preschooler? Ages up to 4 is considered preschooler with toddlers are 1 - 3 year old bracket. Basically 4-year-old are not 'toddling' around any more and so are no longer toddlers!

What does preschool mean? A preschool, or nursery school, is a pre-primary school, or play school for early childhood education. Preschool is for children before they begin compulsory education at primary school. 

Is Pre K considered preschool? Pre K schools are pre-kindergartens.

This page should help you answer these school finding questions!

Creches

Local Area Creches and Day Nurseries for TQ7
Click also to find: Childcare Services, Nursery Schools, After School Care

PreSchools and Playgroups for Kingsbridge

Tresillian Early Years

112 Fore St, Kingsbridge TQ7 1AW, UK – 01548 857663

After School Care

Tumbly Hill

Kiln House/Squares Quay, Kingsbridge TQ7 1HN, UK – 01548 853033

Kingsbridge Out Of School Club

Belle Cross Rd, Kingsbridge TQ7 1NL, UK – 01548 852190

YMCA Shop

50-52 Fore St, Kingsbridge TQ7 1NY, UK – 01548 852379

The flight flew from RAF Brize Norton on 24th April 2024 with 500 cuddly giraffes on board to raise money and awareness for Great Ormond Street Hospital in memory of Louise Conway who died at just nine years old of leukaemia in 2013. Queen Ethelburga's Collegiate donated 50% of the production costs on behalf of the junior school, Chapter House, and our Forces community across campus - which is about 25% of our total student population.

For more information see:

Choosing a school around Kingsbridge. This is an Australian video but has some really good Tips!

Kingsbridge Independent Schools - Prep & Secondary - for Kingsbridge

Independent Schools for Kingsbridge - private preparatory and senior schools. Prep schools age 8 yrs to 11yrs or 13 yrs. Senior schools age 11yrs or 13 yrs to 18yrs. Some independent schools have a pre-prep department (age 3 to 8yrs) as well as prep and senior schools. Independent schools can be co-educational or single sex.

Best Kingsbridge Secondary Schools -

Kingsbridge Community College

Balkwill Rd, Kingsbridge TQ7 1PL, UK – 01548 852641

It’s a school so😬pretty good tho 💙

I went there to school, it's amazing

Kingsbridge Community Primary School

5 Belle Cross Rd, Kingsbridge TQ7 1NL, UK – 01548 852009

Education South West

Balkwill Rd, Kingsbridge TQ7 1PL, UK – 01548 852641

Independent Schools

Education South West

Balkwill Rd, Kingsbridge TQ7 1PL, UK – 01548 852641

Kingsbridge Community Primary School

5 Belle Cross Rd, Kingsbridge TQ7 1NL, UK – 01548 852009

Local Authority Schools - Primary & Secondary Schools

Local Authority primary and secondary schools for TQ7 4HL . LEA primary schools age 4yrs (the year in which a child is 5) to 11yrs. Secondary schools age 11yrs to 16yrs or 18 yrs. Each school has a local catchment area.

Primary Schools

Charleton Voluntary Primary School

Charleton Way, Kingsbridge TQ7 2AL, UK – 01548 531275

West Alvington Primary School

Kingsbridge TQ7 3PP, UK – 01548 852002

Kingsbridge Community Primary School

5 Belle Cross Rd, Kingsbridge TQ7 1NL, UK – 01548 852009

Ofsted is the Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and Skills. Ofsted reports directly to Parliament and is independent and impartial, inspecting and regulating services which care for children and young people, and those providing education and skills for learners of all ages.

Click for the full database of OFSTED's inspection reports - check out schools in TQ7 or anywhere in the country.
GetTheRightSchool was formed to offer a unique reference point on getting your child into the school of your choice. The web site covers all you need to about education choices with tips and a guide to the application process and issues that could impact your child's school day, from dealing with bullying, to money issues, to how to work out school catchment areas when they move schools.
Independent Schools Council Website - has a search facility: by county, school or postcode. The ISC brings together eight associations of independent schools, their heads, bursars and governors and represents over 1,200 independent schools in the UK and overseas.
Schools Web Directory - lists all UK local education authorities with a click-through to their websites. Each Local Authority has lists of its own schools and details of application procedures.
Contact details & Websites of 4,065 Schools in Ireland - search by map or county list
Lists more than 31,000 UK state and independent schools and colleges, including over 26,000 UK School, College and University Websites. Search for schools or search for educational establishments anywhere in the UK by geographical county, postcode, name or LEA.

BBC Live Educational News

Dyslexia support centres
Click also to find: Education Agencies & Authorities, Schools - Independent & Preparatory
Special schools for Kingsbridge for moderate to severe learning difficulties, ADHD, Autism, Physical impairment, complex health needs, communication difficulties, dyspraxia and other special needs.

Special Needs Schools around you

Kingsbridge Community College

Balkwill Rd, Kingsbridge TQ7 1PL, UK – 01548 852641

It’s a school so😬pretty good tho 💙

I went there to school, it's amazing

Website with facility to search for many different kinds of special needs schools and links to lots of support groups.  Find a special needs school near Kingsbridge or search the website for special schools throughout the UK

Adult Education Centres for TQ7 - Language Tuition

Adult Education Centres for Kingsbridge which may run evening or daytime language classes

Adult Education

Kingsbridge Community College

Balkwill Rd, Kingsbridge TQ7 1PL, UK – 01548 852641

It’s a school so😬pretty good tho 💙

I went there to school, it's amazing

Language Schools

Kingsbridge Community College

Balkwill Rd, Kingsbridge TQ7 1PL, UK – 01548 852641

It’s a school so😬pretty good tho 💙

I went there to school, it's amazing

Language Schools for Kingsbridge

Language schools for TQ7. Also consider Adult Education Centres which might run evening language classes

Private Tutors for Kingsbridge

Private Tuition for TQ7
Click also to find: Language Schools, Translators & Interpreters

Private Tutors

We could not find any Private Tutors around your location. Please click below to see full results from Google.

This Microportal is built on the 2day Microportals platform which provides you with 3 click access to local and global information crucial both to your personal and working life. The platform provides live local data on transport, what's on, accommodation, eating out, shopping, sport, religion and weather as well as comprehensive reference and resource sections including TV, radio, online shopping, route planning, health, education and more.

We are not responsible for the content of external internet sites to which any 2day supported sites are linked. We do not share any contact information with other providers. We use cookies to make our site work efficiently. More information on privacy and cookies.

Copyright © 2004–2024 2day Microportals, East Quither Farm, Milton Abbot, Tavistock, Devon, PL19 0PZ, UK.