Exeter Cathedral School

Exeter Cathedral School is a leading independent day and boarding Prep School for girls and boys aged 2.5–13.

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Independent schools in Devon

Are you looking for an independent school in Devon? Search here to find and compare day and boarding schools, girls' schools, boys' schools, prep schools, senior schools and sixth forms.

We have 32 private schools listed in Devon, including schools in Plymouth, Torquay and Exeter; you will find them all listed at the bottom of this page, with some basic directory information. You can use the filters to narrow your search, and find schools near you with our postcode search.

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Please have a look around www.schoolsearch.co.uk for information, advice and news about independent schools and independent education. 

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If you are looking for an independent special needs school in Devon, please see our sister site: www.specialneedsguide.co.uk

These search results are from www.schoolsearch.co.uk, the online guide to independent schools in the UK, in partnership with John Catt's Which School? guidebook, first published in 1924, and John Catt's Preparatory Schools. We hope you find the perfect school for your child!

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EF Academy Torbay

Castle Road,
Torquay,
TQ1 3BG,
Devon

www.ef.com/academy

Co-educational, Boarding.

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Exeter Cathedral School

The Chantry,
Palace Gate,
Exeter,
EX1 1HX,
Devon

www.exetercathedralschool.co.uk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Read more about Exeter Cathedral School

Kingsley School

Northdown Road,
Bideford,
EX39 3LY,
Devon

www.kingsleyschoolbideford.co.uk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Read more about Kingsley School

Sands School

Greylands,
48 East Street,
Ashburton,
TQ13 7AX,
Devon

www.sands-school.co.uk

Co-educational, Day, Senior.

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Abbey School

Hampton Court,
St Marychurch,
Torquay,
TQ1 4PR,
Devon

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Blundell's Preparatory School

Milestones House,
Blundell's Road,
Tiverton,
EX16 4NA,
Devon

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Blundell's School

Tiverton,
EX16 4DN,
Devon

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Bramdean School

Richmond Lodge, Homefield Road,
Heavitree,
Exeter,
EX1 2QR,
Devon

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Exeter School

Victoria Park Road,
Exeter,
EX2 4NS,
Devon

Co-educational, Day, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Exeter Tutorial College

44/46 Magdalen Road,
Exeter,
EX2 4TE,
Devon

Co-educational, Day.

Fletewood School

88 North Road East,
Plymouth,
PL4 6AN,
Devon

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

King's School

Hartley Road,
Mannamead,
Plymouth,
PL3 5LW,
Devon

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Magdalen Court School

Mulberry House,
Victoria Park Road,
Exeter,
EX2 4NU,
Devon

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Mount Kelly

Parkwood Road,
Tavistock,
PL19 0HZ,
Devon

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Park School

Park Road,
Dartington,
Totnes,
TQ9 6EQ,
Devon

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Plymouth College

Ford Park,
Plymouth,
PL4 6RN,
Devon

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Plymouth College Preparatory School

St Dunstan's Abbey,
The Millfields,
Plymouth,
PL1 3JL,
Devon

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Queen Elizabeth's Community Technology College

Western Road,
Crediton,
EX17 3LU,
Devon

Co-educational, Boarding, Senior, Sixth Form.

Shebbear College

Shebbear,
Beaworthy,
EX21 5HJ,
Devon

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

South Devon Steiner School

Hood Manor, Buckfastleigh Road,
Dartington,
Totnes,
TQ9 6AB,
Devon

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior.

St Christopher's Preparatory School

Mount Barton,
Staverton,
TQ9 6PF,
Devon

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

St John's International School

Broadway,
Sidmouth,
EX10 8RG,
Devon

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

St Peter's School

Harefield,
Lympstone,
Exmouth,
EX8 5AU,
Devon

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

St Wilfrid's School

25-29 St David's Hill,
Exeter,
EX4 4DA,
Devon

Co-educational, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior.

Stover School

Newton Abbot,
TQ12 6QG,
Devon

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

The Maynard School

Denmark Road,
Exeter,
EX1 1SJ,
Devon

Girls, Day, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

The New School

The Avenue,
Exminster,
Exeter,
EX6 8AT,
Devon

Co-educational, Day, Pre-Preparatory.

Trinity School

Buckeridge Road,
Teignmouth,
TQ14 8LY,
Devon

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

West Buckland School

Barnstaple,
EX32 0SX,
Devon

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.