Bruton Primary School data

Bruton Primary School is located in Bruton and falls under the local authority of Somerset. This mixed-sex primary school has 236 pupils, with a capacity of 277, aged from four up to eleven, and the type of establishment is foundation school. The school has 13 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £33,817. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 25th February 2016 resulting in an good rating.

Bruton Primary School contact details

AddressBruton Primary School
Higher Backway
BA10 0DP
Executive HeadteacherMrs Rachael Bisset

About Bruton Primary School

Phase of EducationPrimary
Type of EstablishmentFoundation school
Admissions PolicyNot applicable
Statutory Low Age4
Statutory High Age11
BoardersNo boarders
Official Sixth FormDoes not have a sixth form
Religious CharacterNone
DioceseNot applicable
Special ClassesNo Special Classes


Census Date21st January 2021
School Capacity277
Number of Pupils23685% capacity
Number of Boys11348%
Number of Girls12352%
Free School Meals (%)12.7%

Where is Bruton Primary School?

Street AddressHigher Backway
PostcodeBA10 0DP
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Bruton Primary School on a map

Bruton Primary School map (BA10 0DP) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted RegionSouth West

Bruton Primary School Ofsted Report

This table compares the Bruton Primary School Ofsted reports from 24th February 2016 (10002423) and 12th November 2013 (ITS427357).

Inspection number10002423ITS427357
Inspection typeRequires Improvement S5 Reinspection Visit 1
Inspection type groupingRequires Improvement S5 Reinspection Visit 1
Event type groupingSchools - S5
Inspection start date24th February 201612th November 2013
Inspection end date25th February 201613th November 2013
Publication date17th March 20164th December 2013
Overall effectiveness
Effectiveness of leadership and management
Requires Improvement
Early years provision (where applicable)
No Judgement
Ofsted Last Inspection25th February 2016
Ofsted RatingGood
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at Bruton Primary School

Total Number of Teachers13
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)10.9
Total Number of Teaching Assistants15
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)8.6
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff1
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)1
Pupil:Teacher Ratio21.3
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£33,817

Bruton Primary School administrative data

Establishment NameBruton Primary School
Establishment Number5200
Unique Reference Number123899
Local AuthoritySomerset
Local Authority Code933
Previous Local Authority Code999
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE10000027
Government Office RegionSouth West
DistrictSouth Somerset
District CodeE07000189
Parliamentary ConstituencySomerton and Frome
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Rural town and fringe
Middle Super Output AreaSouth Somerset 001
Lower Super Output AreaSouth Somerset 001B

Bruton Primary School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date18th January 2022
Reason Establishment OpenedNot applicable
Reason Establishment ClosedNot applicable

Pupil Referral Unit

Teenage MothersNot applicable
Child Care FacilitiesNot applicable
Special Educational Needs (SEN) Provision in Primary Care UnitNot applicable
Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Provides for Educational and Behavioural Difficulties (EBD)Not applicable
Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Offers Tuition by Another ProviderNot applicable

Special Educational Needs

Section 41 ApprovedNot applicable


Trust flagNot supported by a trust
School Sponsor flagNot applicable


Federation flagSupported by a federation
FederationThe Federation of Bruton Primary School and Upton Noble Primary CofE VC School

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10069618
Further Education TypeNot applicable

Bruton Primary School geodata


Nearest schools to Bruton Primary School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
King's Bruton
Plox, Bruton, BA10 0ED
Not applicable273m
Sexey's School
Cole Road, Bruton, BA10 0DF
Bruton School for Girls
Sunny Hill, Bruton, BA10 0NT
Not applicable1.8km
Ansford Academy
Maggs Lane, Castle Cary, BA7 7JJ
Castle Cary Community Primary School
Park Street, CASTLE CARY, BA7 7EH
Upton Noble CofE VC Primary School
Chapel Street, Upton Noble, Shepton Mallet, BA4 6AU
Evercreech Church of England Primary School
Paradise Crescent, Evercreech, Shepton Mallet, BA4 6EH
Ditcheat Primary School
Ditcheat, Shepton Mallet, BA4 6RB
King Arthur's School
West Hill, Wincanton, BA9 9BX
The Mendip School
Edmund Rack Road, Prestleigh, Shepton Mallet, BA4 4FZ
Not applicable6.9km