Best Schools in Suffolk (2022)

There are 376 schools and 333 nurseries located in Suffolk.

Facts About Suffolk Schools

Best Schools in Suffolk

Top 5 Nurseries

School name
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Highfield Nursery School
Age: 2-5 yr 128 students
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Hadleigh Parkside Pre-school
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Buttercups Children's Nursery
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Bramfield Stepping Stones Pre-School
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Noah's Ark Nursery Group

Top 5 Primary Schools

School name English Maths
A
The Oaks Primary School Age: 3-11 yr 436 students
105 104
A
Ranelagh Primary School Age: 3-11 yr 305 students
102 103
A-
Hillside Primary School Age: 3-11 yr 604 students
98 100
B+
Red Oak Primary School Age: 3-11 yr 459 students
103 105
B+
Northfield St Nicholas Primary Academy Age: 3-11 yr 417 students
99 101

Top 5 Secondary Schools

School name 5+ at GCSE Entering eBacc
A
Hartismere School Age: 11-18 yr 991 students
51% 44%
A-
St Benedict's Catholic School Age: 11-18 yr 878 students
58% 33%
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Thomas Gainsborough School Age: 11-18 yr 1559 students
49% 45%
A-
Set Saxmundham School Age: 11-16 yr 460 students
29% 54%
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Sir John Leman High School Age: 11-18 yr 1407 students
50% 39%

Top 5 Private Schools

School name Fee yearly
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Barnardiston Hall Preparatory School Age: 1-13 yr 191 students
£1,473 to £4,465
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Summerhill School Age: 5-18 yr 67 students
£1,950 to £3,860
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Old Buckenham Hall School Age: 3-13 yr 199 students
£144 to £6,424
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Saint Felix School Age: 2-18 yr 326 students
£15 to £5,550
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Stoke College Age: 4-18 yr 113 students
£2,044 to £4,993

Suffolk Admissions

To apply for your child's admission, visit https://www.suffolk.gov.uk/children-families-and-learning/schools/

Suffolk Holiday

Title Holiday Dates
Autumn Half Term Holidays 22nd Oct 2021 - 29th Oct 2021
Winter Holidays 20th Dec 2021 - 4th Jan 2022
Spring Half Term Holidays 21st Feb 2022 - 28th Feb 2022
Spring Holidays 8th Apr 2022 - 22nd Apr 2022
Summer Half Term Holidays 30th May 2022 - 3rd Jun 2022
Summer Holidays 22nd Jul 2022 - 31st Aug 2022

Suffolk Termdates

Title Term Dates
Autumn Term 3rd Sep 2021 - 21st Oct 2021
Autumn Term-2 30th Oct 2021 - 19th Dec 2021
Spring Term 5th Jan 2022 - 20th Feb 2022
Spring Term-2 1st Mar 2022 - 7th Apr 2022
Summer Term 23rd Apr 2022 - 29th May 2022
Summer Term-2 4th Jun 2022 - 21st Jul 2022

Students in Suffolk

By phase of education

Nursery
128
Primary
59,453
Special
6,248
Secondary
49,841

Teachers in Suffolk

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Is school free in Suffolk?

Yes, 11 schools are free in Suffolk.
16.95% of pupils are known to be eligible for free school meals out of 111,606 pupils.

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Are schools in Suffolk good?

Total 0.5% of schools are currently judged to be good or outstanding by Ofsted in Suffolk.
List of ofsted outstanding & good schools:

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Which is largest school in Suffolk?

One Sixth Form College is Largest school in Suffolk with 2,083 pupils.

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