Ivybridge Community College
Institution Type: Community School
Age Range: 11 - 18
Religious Character: Does not apply.
School Capacity: 2486
Pupils on Roll: 2186 Boys: 1108 Girls: 1078
Admissions Policy: Comprehensive
Head: Mr G Rees Cbe
Tel: 01752 691000
See map: Google Maps
Harford RoadIvybridge, DEV, PL21 0JA
United Kingdom50° 23' 33.5148" N, 3° 54' 58.0464" W
Locality: Ivybridge Filham
Local Authority: Devon
Parliamentary Constituency: South West Devon
Ofsted school description
This is one of the largest single-site secondary schools in the country and has a very large sixth form. Students come from an extensive geographical area which includes very mixed urban and rural communities. It is a High Performing Specialist College, covering three specialist areas in sport, science and languages. It holds several other designations, such as accreditation as a Training college, as an International Baccalaureate World school and is a Leading Edge school. Its wide range of national awards includes Sportsmark and Artsmark Gold and International and Healthy schools awards. Very few students are from minority ethnic backgrounds and almost all use English as their mother tongue. The proportion of students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities is average and the highest percentage of these have either behavioural, emotional and social needs or specific learning difficulty. The Principal is to retire shortly after a lengthy period of service in the college.
School pupil demographics
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