Castle Cary Community Primary School data

Castle Cary Community Primary School is located in CASTLE CARY and falls under the local authority of Somerset. This mixed-sex primary school has 195 pupils, with a capacity of 236, aged from four up to eleven, and the type of establishment is community school. The school has 15 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £36,888. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 17th January 2018 resulting in an requires improvement rating.


Castle Cary Community Primary School contact details

AddressCastle Cary Community Primary School
Park Street
HeadteacherMrs Sarah Martin

About Castle Cary Community Primary School

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


Census Date21st January 2021
School Capacity236
Number of Pupils19583% capacity
Number of Boys9750%
Number of Girls9850%
Free School Meals (%)17.4%

Where is Castle Cary Community Primary School?

Street AddressPark Street
PostcodeBA7 7EH
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Castle Cary Community Primary School on a map

Castle Cary Community Primary School map (BA7 7EH) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted RegionSouth West

Castle Cary Community Primary School Ofsted Report

This table compares the Castle Cary Community Primary School Ofsted reports from 16th January 2018 (10042691) and 25th February 2014 (ITS431478).

Inspection number10042691ITS431478
Inspection typeS5 Inspection
Inspection type groupingS5 Inspection
Event type groupingSchools - S5
Inspection start date16th January 201825th February 2014
Inspection end date17th January 201826th February 2014
Publication date26th February 201820th March 2014
Overall effectiveness
Requires Improvement
Effectiveness of leadership and management
Requires Improvement
Early years provision (where applicable)
Requires Improvement
No Judgement
Ofsted Last Inspection17th January 2018
Ofsted RatingRequires improvement
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at Castle Cary Community Primary School

Total Number of Teachers15
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)10.5
Total Number of Teaching Assistants26
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)10.5
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff5
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)1.4
Pupil:Teacher Ratio21.6
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£36,888

Castle Cary Community Primary School administrative data

Establishment NameCastle Cary Community Primary School
Establishment Number2008
Unique Reference Number123640
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 002
Lower Super Output AreaSouth Somerset 002C

Castle Cary Community Primary School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date10th December 2021
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 applicable
School Sponsor flagNot applicable


Federation flagNot under a federation

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10071243
Further Education TypeNot applicable

Castle Cary Community Primary School geodata


Nearest schools to Castle Cary Community Primary School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Ansford Academy
Maggs Lane, Castle Cary, BA7 7JJ
Bruton School for Girls
Sunny Hill, Bruton, BA10 0NT
Not applicable3.6km
Sexey's School
Cole Road, Bruton, BA10 0DF
North Cadbury Church of England Primary School
Cary Road, North Cadbury, Yeovil, BA22 7DE
Ditcheat Primary School
Ditcheat, Shepton Mallet, BA4 6RB
Lovington Church of England Primary School
Lovington, Castle Cary, BA7 7PX
King's Bruton
Plox, Bruton, BA10 0ED
Not applicable5km
Bruton Primary School
Higher Backway, Bruton, BA10 0DP
Hazlegrove Preparatory School
Hazlegrove House, Sparkford, Yeovil, BA22 7JA
Not applicable6.5km
King Arthur's School
West Hill, Wincanton, BA9 9BX