Our next Sixth Form Virtual Open Day will be held on Saturday 28th November at 09:30 GMT.

Our students will take you on a tour of the school and, in particular, our outstanding Sixth Form facilities and you will then have a chance to take part in an informal Q&A session with Senior staff.

To register for this event, please click here.

Welcome to West Buckland School

The No. 1 Choice For Outstanding Education in North Devon


We aim to nurture students and staff so that they are celebrated and leave having achieved their personal bests.


We want to be leaders in offering an education which is forward thinking, extending beyond classroom constraints.


We strive to be the number one choice of school for outstanding, holistic, co-education in the South West.


"A GEM of a school in an exceptional location"

Nearest airports:

Bristol: 1 ½ hour
Exeter: 1 hour

Heathrow Airport:

3 ½ hours

Adjacent to:

Atlantic coastline and Exmoor National Park

Nearest town:

Barnstaple: 15 minutes