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Best Middle Schools in South West

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  • Alderman Knight School

    Alderman Knight School is an outstanding middle deemed secondary co-ed school located in Tewkesbury. With a student-teacher ratio of 6:1, the school maintains high standards of teaching and provides strong support to pupils, helping them make outstanding progress. Under the leadership of Mrs Clare Steel, the headteacher, the school has excellent attitudes to learning and behaviour, and ensures a safe and secure environment for all students. The sixth form at Alderman Knight School enables students to achieve very well, and the school has received an overall grade of A+ from Snobe, including outstanding ratings in academics, teachers, and outcomes for pupils. With an outstanding Ofsted rating, the school excels in all aspects of education, making it an excellent choice for parents seeking a high-quality learning environment for their children.
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  • New Horizons Learning Centre

    New Horizons Learning Centre is a progressive and nurturing school that prioritizes the social, emotional, and mental health needs of students. With a strong leadership team and a restorative approach to behavior management, the school provides a safe and inclusive learning environment. The curriculum is broad and aligned with independent careers advice, ensuring students are prepared for the future. Despite some areas for improvement such as attendance and writing skills, the school is dedicated to producing extraordinary success through cutting-edge instruction and fostering lifelong learners.
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  • Barley Lane School

    Barley Lane School is a co-educational middle deemed secondary school located in St Thomas, Exeter. With a student-teacher ratio of 4:1, the school provides a positive and supportive learning environment for its 79 students aged 7-16. Led by Mr David Jones, the school maintains a good overall effectiveness and focuses on the social, emotional, and mental health of its students. The dedicated staff, high morale, and teamwork ensure a quality education. Although exam results show room for improvement, the leadership and teaching quality continue to progress.
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  • Combe Pafford School

    Combe Pafford School is a co-ed middle deemed secondary school located in Watcombe, Torbay. With a student-teacher ratio of 6:1, the school maintains impressive relationships within the community and provides outstanding sixth form provision. The leadership team ensures a good quality of education, effective teaching of communication skills, and a safe learning environment. Although there is room for improvement in mathematics achievement and reducing student absences, Combe Pafford School offers a good overall educational experience.
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  • Pencalenick School

    Pencalenick School is a co-educational boarding school located in St Clement, South West. With a strong focus on providing quality education and care, the school boasts a low student-teacher ratio of 7:1 and specializes in catering to students with various learning difficulties. The dedicated staff, under the leadership of Mr Gary Oak, ensure that pupils are well-cared for and provided with a safe learning environment. With good overall effectiveness and high expectations from trustees, Pencalenick School is committed to helping students develop academically and emotionally.
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  • Minehead Middle School

    Minehead Middle School is a co-educational school in Minehead, South West. With a student-teacher ratio of 26:1, our school provides a nurturing and respectful environment. We have an outstanding leadership and management team, ensuring high academic standards. Our students feel safe, and their progress in mathematics and French has shown improvement. While attendance rates have declined slightly, our dedicated teachers strive to improve written work in humanities and science.
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  • West Moors Middle School

    West Moors Middle School is a co-ed middle deemed secondary school located in West Moors, South West. With a student-teacher ratio of 13:1, the school offers a supportive learning environment for students aged 9-13. The school provides education to 215 students, with a focus on speech, language, and communication needs. With a good overall grade from Ofsted and strong exam results, West Moors Middle School ensures that students develop academically, socially, and emotionally.
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  • Broadstone Middle School

    Broadstone Middle School is a co-ed school located in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole. With a student-teacher ratio of 17:1, the school focuses on providing a high-quality education for children aged 9-14. The school prides itself on its good overall effectiveness, quality of education, behaviour and attitudes, personal development, and leadership and management. Broadstone Middle School aims to prepare students for the challenges of the twenty-first century, fostering a culture of high expectations and providing a safe and exciting environment for academic, social, physical, cultural, and spiritual development. With a dedicated staff and strong parental involvement, the school ensures that students have the best chances to reach their full potential and become successful members of society.
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  • Cranborne Middle School

    Cranborne Middle School is a welcoming and nurturing institution that prioritizes the holistic development of students. With a student-teacher ratio of 17:1, the school provides a safe and supportive learning environment. The school has a good Ofsted rating and offers a broad curriculum, ensuring that students are well-prepared for the future. The school's commitment to continuous improvement is evident in its effective leadership and focus on quality teaching. With a strong emphasis on personal development and high academic standards, Cranborne Middle School aims to empower students to reach their full potential.
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  • Selwood Academy

    Selwood Academy is a Church of England/Methodist co-educational school located in Frome, South West. With an overall grade of Good from Ofsted, the school provides a high quality education for students aged 9-13. With a student-teacher ratio of 21:1 and a focus on personal development, Selwood Academy offers a safe and supportive learning environment for its diverse student population.
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  • Longspee School

    Longspee School is an outstanding middle deemed primary school located in Bournemouth. With a student-teacher ratio of 4:1, the school provides a safe and nurturing environment for pupils aged 5-16. The curriculum is well-designed, ensuring that targets in pupils' education, health, and care plans are met. Teachers encourage open communication about emotions and feelings, fostering personal development and welfare. With outstanding exam results and effective safeguarding arrangements, Longspee School is an excellent choice for parents seeking a high-quality education for their children.
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  • St Mary's Church of England Middle School, Puddletown

    St Mary's Church of England Middle School in Puddletown is a welcoming and inclusive school that values academic excellence and personal growth. With a strong focus on Christian values, the school provides a supportive learning environment where students can thrive. With a student-teacher ratio of 20:1, individual attention is given to each student. The school's good overall rating from Ofsted reflects its commitment to providing a quality education. In addition, the school's exam results show high achievement in maths and reading, with 66% of students achieving GCSE 4 or higher. St Mary's Church of England Middle School is dedicated to helping students reach their full potential and preparing them for future success.
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  • St Michael's Church of England Middle School, Colehill

    St Michael's Church of England Middle School, Colehill, is a co-ed school located in Colehill, South West. With a student-teacher ratio of 21:1 and a strong focus on progress in English, the school provides a nurturing environment for students aged 9-13. The school has a Good overall rating from Ofsted, with effective leadership and management. Pupils are well-behaved and challenged to think deeply, while disadvantaged students are making better progress. However, there are some pockets of weaker teaching that still need improvement.
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  • Oakfield Academy

    Oakfield Academy is a co-educational middle deemed secondary school located in Frome, South West. Founded in 2011, the school provides high-quality education for students aged 9-13 years. With a student-to-teacher ratio of 19:1, the school offers a supportive and inclusive environment, catering to students with SEN support. Oakfield Academy prioritizes personal development and offers a range of resources to enhance learning. While improvements are needed in some areas, the school has a good track record in academics, with impressive KS2 exam results.
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  • Dorchester Middle School

    Dorchester Middle School is a co-ed school located in Dorchester, South West. With a student-teacher ratio of 22:1 and a focus on personal development, the school offers a wide range of extracurricular opportunities. Although some improvements are needed, pupils are well-behaved and attendance rates have improved. The school aims to provide a nurturing environment for students to excel academically and grow as individuals.
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  • Danesfield Church of England Voluntary Controlled Community Middle School

    Danesfield Church of England Voluntary Controlled Community Middle School is a caring and welcoming school that strives to support all students and their families. With a positive ethos and high standards of behavior, the school encourages learning, initiative, and responsibility. The school values each student's uniqueness and provides a stimulating environment for academic and personal development. With dedicated staff and support for disadvantaged pupils and those with special educational needs, Danesfield Middle School aims to help every student reach their full potential.
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  • The Greater Horseshoe School

    The Greater Horseshoe School is a co-ed middle deemed secondary school located in Bovey Tracey, South West. With a small student body of 44, the school provides a safe and happy environment where students are valued. The school focuses on strong academic progress, personalized targets, and highly skilled staff with high expectations for pupil success.
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  • Sedgemoor Manor

    Sedgemoor Manor is a co-ed middle deemed secondary school located in Mark, South West. With a strong leadership team and high expectations for pupils, the school aims to provide a nurturing environment where every student can thrive. The school offers good quality teaching and assessment and ensures that students' emotional needs are attended to. Although some improvements are needed in spelling, punctuation, and handwriting skills, the school has shown substantial progress since its previous inspection. Overall, Sedgemoor Manor offers a positive and supportive learning experience for students aged 7-19.
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  • Oak Tree School

    Oak Tree School is a co-educational middle deemed secondary school located in Truro Business Park, South West TR4 9NH. With a total student population of 56, the school offers a nurturing and inclusive learning environment for students aged 7-16 years. Led by Mr Daniel Stockton, the school has been consistently rated as 'Good' by Ofsted, with outstanding achievements in behaviour, attitudes, personal development, and leadership. The school successfully meets independent school standards and provides specialized support for students with speech, language and communication needs, social, emotional and mental health challenges, moderate learning difficulties, and specific learning difficulties. Oak Tree School aims to foster academic excellence and holistic development, ensuring every student reaches their full potential.
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  • Aurora Hedgeway School

    Aurora Hedgeway School is a co-educational middle deemed secondary school located in Pilning and Severn Beach, South West. With a strong focus on personal development and outstanding leadership, the school provides a supportive environment for students with Autistic Spectrum Disorder and Moderate Learning Difficulty. The school has consistently achieved good ratings in overall effectiveness, education quality, behaviour and attitudes, and leadership and management. With a small student body and a dedicated staff, Aurora Hedgeway School offers a nurturing and inclusive learning experience for students aged 7 to 19.
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