WBS Hockey Players Selected For the West of England Squad

WBS Hockey Players Selected…

22 May 2015

Emma Cobby (Year 11) and Emily Wilson-North (Year 9) have recently been selected for the... Read more

Girls’ Cricket

Girls’ Cricket

20 May 2015

Six West Buckland girls were part of a North Devon Tarka Ladies team that recorded... Read more

WBS Hockey Players Selected For the West of England Squad

WBS Hockey Players S…

22 May 2015

Emma Cobby (Year 11) and Emily Wilson-North (Year 9) have... Read more

Girls’ Cricket

Girls’ Cricket

20 May 2015

Six West Buckland girls were part of a North Devon... Read more

Burma Star Memorial Service

Burma Star Memorial …

20 May 2015

On Wednesday 10th June at 3pm, a number of staff... Read more

Sir Patrick Moore Memorial Lecture

Sir Patrick Moore Me…

14 May 2015

The third Sir Patrick Moore Memorial Lecture with guest speaker... Read more

Welcome to West Buckland

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West Buckland School was founded in 1858 and is an independent day and boarding school set in 100 acres of beautiful North Devon countryside in the South West of England.

Today, West Buckland is a vibrant school with a strong supportive community, welcoming nearly 700 children aged from three to eighteen years into our Nursery, Preparatory, Senior School and Sixth Form.

Teaching is challenging and stimulating, and the school has a consistently high record of academic achievement. Our students also benefit from exceptional opportunities in sport, music, the performing arts and a whole host of other extra-curricular activities.

The aims and ethos of our school are to enable all pupils to develop the personal qualities, abilities and values which will prepare them to make the most of their own lives and to contribute to society.

Forthcoming Events

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Yr 7&8 French Trip to Normandy Returns

27/05/2015 @ 23:30 -

Boarders Return

31/05/2015 @ 16:00 -

North Devon Sinfonia Rehearsal

31/05/2015 @ 18:00 -

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Student Profiles

Ella – Year 13

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I joined West Buckland in Year 12 and I am now in Year 13 studying English, biology and geography. I was nervous when I first started but you are immediately welcomed into the school and after a month I felt completely settled into the way of life with valuable friends I will keep for life. Read more ...

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