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Sherford Vale School

Sherford ValeSchool

Sherford ValeSchool


Sherford Vale School is a primary school which opened on September 5th, 2018 to serve the new community of Sherford and children from the local area. Children have been admitted into all year groups from Foundation to Year 6 and to the nursery.  If you would like to visit our school to learn more about us, please speak to Mrs Barrett in the school office who will make an appointment for you.

Apply for a place for your child now. We will respond to requests for places as soon as possible. As the school roll increases we will recruit more teachers. Our class structure in from the autumn term 2019 is:

Nursery     Nursery 1 and Nursery 2 (available to children age 2, 3 and 4)

Foundation Stage   Hedgehog Class and Squirrel Class

Year 1 - Rabbit Class

Year 2 - Otter Class

Year 3 - Fox Class

Year 4 - Badger Class

Year 5 - Deer Class

Year 6 - Owl Class

You can apply for admission to any Year Group by completing the Devon in-year application form, the D-CAF which is available by calling 0345 155 1019 or clicking here. 


Children can join the nursery class from their 2nd birthday. Children become eligible for funding from the term after their third birthday. If you are interested in joining the nursery, please complete the Admission Form in the nursery area of the website


Please note parents of children in the nursery must apply for a place in Foundation alongside all other parents. There is no admissions priority for children in the nursery who want to join the Foundation class. Applications for the Foundation intake must be made through the Local Authority where your child lives: Devon or Plymouth.