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Education in the Parish is the responsibility of Somerset Local Education Authority, a committee of Somerset County Council. The Parish of East Brent falls under a three tier system of education, ultimately feeding The Kings of Wessex Academy in Cheddar.

Within the Parish, for children below the age of 9, East Brent Church of England First School provides primary education. A charitable voluntary school for children is also available for children of a pre school age.

East Brent Pre School

Pre SchoolEast Brent Pre-School caters for children from the age of 2, although a suitable start age is agreed with parents depending on the needs of the individual child.

East Brent Pre-School was founded for the benefit of the Parish children and it's reputation attracts children from surrounding villages and towns. The School is run as a charity and all parents are welcome to attend our meetings and play an active part in the school.

The School is open 4 mornings per week from 9am until 1pm during normal school term times. On Monday, Tuesday and Thurday the school operates from East Brent Village Hall. On Fridays the school operates from East Brent Church of England First School.

More details may be found on:  http://eastbrentpreschool.co.uk/

East Brent CofE Academy

SchoolEast Brent CofE Academy is a First School within the Wessex learning Trust which caters for children from the Parish between the ages of 4 and 9.

The school operates under the three tier system of Education feeding Hugh Sexey Middle School in Blackford (between the ages of 9 & 13) which in turn feeds The Kings of Wessex Academy in Cheddar.

The School was established in 1841 as a Church of England National School, to provide basic education to the children of the parish.

The school is a Voluntary Controlled school with close links to the local church. The school encourages a number of extra curricula activites.

More details may be found on:  http://www.eastbrentcofefirstschool.org

 

 

Useful Links:

Source Link
East Brent Pre School  http://eastbrentpreschool.co.uk/
East Brent Academy  http://www.eastbrentcofacademy.co.uk Tel: 01278 760490
Hugh Sexeys Church of England Middle School Website
The Kings of Wessex Academy Website
Direct Gov Schools Learning & Development
Somerset County Council Somerset Learning Platform
Somerset County Council Academy Schools