Somerset schools and catchments

Somerset County Council has 262 primary schools and 71 secondary schools. 10% of Somerset's schools are private schools. 122 state schools in Somerset follow the local authority's admissions criteria, while 150 set their own.

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Ofsted ratings
in Somerset

  1. Outstanding 37 schools
  2. Good 184 schools
  3. Requires Improvement 29 schools
  4. Inadequate 16 schools

Most popular state schools
in Somerset in 2019

  1. Primary
  2. Secondary

Primaries

Secondaries

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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Also see Somerset's Ofsted reports and school performance dashboard