Cornwall schools and catchments

Cornwall Council has 252 primary schools and 52 secondary schools. 3% of Cornwall's schools are private schools. 32 state schools in Cornwall follow the local authority's admissions criteria, while 246 set their own.

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Ofsted ratings
in Cornwall

  1. Outstanding 33 schools
  2. Good 196 schools
  3. Requires Improvement 38 schools
  4. Inadequate 8 schools

Most popular state schools
in Cornwall in 2019

  1. Primary
  2. Secondary



Popularity is based on the number of first preference applications a school received compared to the number of places available, where we have this data. Where places available data isn't held, first preferences are compared to the number of offers made.

Visit Cornwall's website to find out more.

Also see Cornwall's Ofsted reports and school performance dashboard