Best Schools in Cambridgeshire (2022)

There are 394 schools and 509 nurseries located in Cambridgeshire.

Facts About Cambridgeshire Schools

Best Schools in Cambridgeshire

Top 5 Nurseries

School name
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Homerton Early Years Centre
Age: 2-5 yr 130 students
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Caverstede Nursery School
Age: 2-5 yr 129 students
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The Fields Children's Centre
Age: 2-5 yr 113 students
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Colleges Nursery School
Age: 2-5 yr 112 students
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Histon Early Years Centre
Age: 1-5 yr 111 students

Top 5 Primary Schools

School name English Maths
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West Town Primary Academy Age: 4-11 yr 400 students
101 104
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The Beeches Primary School Age: 5-11 yr 621 students
99 103
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All Saints' CofE (Aided) Primary School Age: 4-11 yr 417 students
102 104
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Winyates Primary School Age: 4-11 yr 200 students
102 105
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Bishop Creighton Academy Age: 4-11 yr 205 students
99 101

Top 5 Secondary Schools

School name 5+ at GCSE Entering eBacc
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Parkside Community College Age: 11-19 yr 713 students
68% 88%
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Chesterton Community College Age: 11-16 yr 993 students
72% 60%
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Comberton Village College Age: 11-18 yr 1906 students
68% 57%
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St Bede's Inter-Church School Age: 11-16 yr 882 students
71% 62%
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The King's (The Cathedral) School Age: 7-18 yr 1221 students
74% 71%

Top 5 Private Schools

School name Fee yearly
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Wisbech Grammar School Age: 3-19 yr 583 students
£1,000 to £4,449
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Sancton Wood School Age: 1-16 yr 351 students
£1,980 to £4,490
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The Peterborough School Age: 4-20 yr 428 students
£2,765 to £4,956
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The Stephen Perse Foundation Age: 2-19 yr 1257 students
£2,850 to £5,850
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The Perse School Age: 3-18 yr 1647 students
£3,039 to £5,774

Cambridgeshire Admissions

To apply for your child's admission, visit https://www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk/residents/children-and-families/schools-learning/apply-for-a-school-place/primary-reception-junior-or-middle-school

Cambridgeshire Holiday

Title Holiday Dates
Autumn Half Term Holidays 25th Oct 2021 - 29th Oct 2021
Winter Holidays 20th Dec 2021 - 3rd Jan 2022
Spring Half Term Holidays 14th Feb 2022 - 18th Feb 2022
Spring Holidays 4th Apr 2022 - 18th Apr 2022
Summer Half Term Holidays 30th May 2022 - 3rd Jun 2022
Summer Holidays 25th Jul 2022 - 31st Aug 2022

Cambridgeshire Termdates

Title Term Dates
Autumn Term 1st Sep 2021 - 24th Oct 2021
Autumn Term-2 30th Oct 2021 - 19th Dec 2021
Spring Term 4th Jan 2022 - 13th Feb 2022
Spring Term-2 19th Feb 2022 - 3rd Apr 2022
Summer Term 19th Apr 2022 - 29th May 2022
Summer Term-2 4th Jun 2022 - 24th Jul 2022

Students in Cambridgeshire

By phase of education

Nursery
852
Primary
76,284
Special
17,384
Secondary
63,094

Teachers in Cambridgeshire

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Is school free in Cambridgeshire?

Yes, 11 schools are free in Cambridgeshire.
17.15% of pupils are known to be eligible for free school meals out of 139,378 pupils.

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Are schools in Cambridgeshire good?

Total 0.67% of schools are currently judged to be good or outstanding by Ofsted in Cambridgeshire.
List of ofsted outstanding & good schools:

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Which is largest school in Cambridgeshire?

Thomas Deacon Academy is Largest school in Cambridgeshire with 2,325 pupils.

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