Plymouth schools and catchments

Plymouth City Council has 81 primary schools and 28 secondary schools. 4% of Plymouth's schools are private schools. 14 state schools in Plymouth follow the local authority's admissions criteria, while 82 set their own.

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Ofsted ratings
in Plymouth

  1. Outstanding 13 schools
  2. Good 58 schools
  3. Requires Improvement 20 schools
  4. Inadequate 5 schools

Most popular state schools
in Plymouth 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.

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