Welcome to Otterton Church of England Primary School.
Otterton CofE Primary School is situated within the beautiful village of Otterton in the heart of East Devon. It is a special place where there is a tremendous amount of academic and life long learning brought to pupils through a carefully planned curriculum and a dynamic and dedicated teaching staff.
We are a committed Christian, family orientated, child-centred school, with a whole range of skills and experiences for pupils to develop their learning and unique abilities. We have approximately 80 pupils and a staff of 14 including 5 teachers and 6 learning support staff.
We work hard to be an important part of our community and much activity takes place out and about in our wonderful environment.
What OFSTED said about our school
"Pupils enjoy school, appreciate one another’s strengths and show respect for each other and adults in the school."
"Pupils look out for each other and willingly help one another. They show strong empathy, respect and understanding towards differences and demonstrate a clear understanding of what is right and wrong."
"Teachers know their pupils’ learning needs very well"
"Teachers have high expectations of what pupils can achieve and they know the learning needs of their pupils"
"Governors are highly ambitious for the school."
"Governors are skilled and experienced. They provide strong strategic leadership and are highly ambitious for the school."
"Teachers know their pupils’ learning needs very well and use this knowledge to plan work that is carefully matched to pupils’ next steps."
"Learning activities are carefully planned to ensure that pupils develop their understanding and skills."