King Edward VI Community College (Totnes) data

King Edward VI Community College is located in Totnes and falls under the local authority of Devon. This mixed-sex secondary school has 921 pupils, with a capacity of 1,795, aged from eleven up to eighteen, and the type of establishment is foundation school. The school has 107 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £36,862. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 6th June 2019 resulting in an good rating.

King Edward VI Community College contact details

AddressKing Edward VI Community College
Ashburton Road
HeadteacherMr Alan Salt

About King Edward VI Community College

Phase of EducationSecondary
Type of EstablishmentFoundation school
Admissions PolicyNon-selective
Statutory Low Age11
Statutory High Age18
BoardersNo boarders
Official Sixth FormHas a sixth form
Religious CharacterDoes not apply
DioceseNot applicable
Special ClassesNo Special Classes


Census Date21st January 2021
School Capacity1,795
Number of Pupils92151% capacity
Number of Boys43547%
Number of Girls48653%
Free School Meals (%)18.5%

Where is King Edward VI Community College?

Street AddressAshburton Road
PostcodeTQ9 5JX
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King Edward VI Community College on a map

King Edward VI Community College map (TQ9 5JX) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted RegionSouth West

King Edward VI Community College Ofsted Report

This table compares the King Edward VI Community College Ofsted reports from 5th June 2019 (10054372) and 12th November 2013 (ITS426788).

Inspection number10054372ITS426788
Inspection typeS5 Inspection
Inspection type groupingS5 Inspection
Event type groupingSchools - S5
Inspection start date5th June 201912th November 2013
Inspection end date6th June 201913th November 2013
Publication date24th June 20194th December 2013
Overall effectiveness
Effectiveness of leadership and management
Early years provision (where applicable)
No Judgement
No Judgement
Ofsted Last Inspection6th June 2019
Ofsted RatingGood
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at King Edward VI Community College

Total Number of Teachers107
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)85
Total Number of Teaching Assistants30
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)24.8
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff51
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)40.6
Pupil:Teacher Ratio14.2
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£36,862

King Edward VI Community College administrative data

Establishment NameKing Edward VI Community College
Establishment Number4109
Previous Establishment Number4109
Unique Reference Number113520
Local AuthorityDevon
Local Authority Code878
Previous Local AuthorityPre LGR (1998) Devon
Previous Local Authority Code911
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE10000008
Government Office RegionSouth West
DistrictSouth Hams
District CodeE07000044
Parliamentary ConstituencyTotnes
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Rural town and fringe
Middle Super Output AreaSouth Hams 003
Lower Super Output AreaSouth Hams 003A

King Edward VI Community College history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date4th 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 flagNot under a federation

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10003626
Further Education TypeNot applicable

King Edward VI Community College geodata


Nearest schools to King Edward VI Community College

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Totnes Progressive School
Windmill House, 21 Ashburton Road, Totnes, Totnes, TQ9 5JT
Not applicable284m
The Grove School
The Grove, Totnes, TQ9 5ED
On Track Education - Totnes
Parragon Building, Ford Road, Totnes, TQ9 5LQ
Not applicable1.1km
Lifeworks College
Lescaze, Shinners Bridge, Dartington, Totnes, TQ9 6JD
Not applicable1.4km
River Dart Academy
Shinners Bridge, Dartington, TQ9 6JD
Not applicable1.4km
Dartington Church of England Academy
Shinners Bridge, Dartington, Totnes, TQ9 6JU
Bidwell Brook School
Shinner's Bridge, Dartington, Totnes, TQ9 6JU
Not applicable1.7km
Totnes St John's Church of England Primary School
Pathfields, Totnes, TQ9 5TZ
ROC College (part of United Response)
The Boatshed, Unit C, Steamer Quay Road, Totnes, TQ9 5AL
Not applicable1.7km
Park School
Park Park Road, Dartington Hall, Totnes, TQ9 6EQ
Not applicable1.9km