West Buckland School


The highest performing co-educational day and boarding school in the South West peninsula and a Top 40 UK Independent co-ed boarding school.

20 minutes from Woolacombe beach – one of the closest surfing beaches to London!  Mental and physical well-being are very important to us and we make the most of our stunning location to ensure our pupils have access to fresh air, space and exercise.

Forward Thinking – we are a school that has adopted a genuinely innovative approach to education, focusing beyond the classroom and developing important life skills.

Shortlisted for Boarding School of the Year – in the TES Independent School Awards 2019 and again in 2020, by Independent School magazine.

A place where children stay younger longer – It is a place where they can grow and develop at their own speed.

The place where we focus on the PIE philosophy, offering Personalised, Innovative and Excellent opportunities for our students.

A family – a home away from home.