Pre-schools in Quainton
Quainton is home to Gumboots and Roots Pre School. The village hall was refurbished, and Gumboots and Roots opened there in 2019. They offer sessions to 2, 3 and 4-year-olds. Full paying sessions and funded sessions (15-30 hours) to those eligible children. The nursery provides a great outdoor space and focuses a lot of its learning in that environment.
Primary schools in Quainton
Quainton Church of England School is a coeducational primary school in Quainton. The school has a distinct set of Christian values. By following these values, they strive to support all children in their learning to enable them to achieve their full potential.
Primary schools near Quainton
Waddesdon Village Primary School is a mixed, community primary school with approximately 200 pupils from the age of four through to eleven. The village is also home to Waddesdon Church of England School, a secondary school with over 1000 students and staff. It has over 600 students.
North Marston Church of England School is a coeducational primary school in North Marston, a 10-minute drive from Quainton. They have a breakfast club before school starts and a good Ofsted rating.
Westcott Church of England School is a small, rural village primary school that offers good quality education to children from September after their third birthday to their transition into secondary school. They have mixed year classes and have a maximum of 15 children in a year.
Whitchurch Combined School is a mixed primary school in Whitchurch, a 5-minute drive from Quainton. They have an outstanding Ofsted rating and pride themselves in providing an excellent, exciting, broad and balanced curriculum and ensuring high standards in the core subjects of Reading, Writing and Maths.
Secondary Schools in Quainton
Waddesdon Church of England School is the secondary school catchment for Quainton. It is a mixed secondary school in the village of Waddesdon, in Buckinghamshire. In September 2011, the school became an Academy. It takes children from the age of 11 to 18 and has approximately 950 pupils, including a sixth form of around 200 students. It is a Church of England school and is the only Church of England secondary school in Buckinghamshire. The Oxford Diocese administers it.
The school was opened in July 1962 with about 200 students. It was built on land from the Waddesdon Manor Estate, which Dorothy de Rothschild donated. The school maintains a close relationship with the Rothschild family, and the school badge combines the five arrows from the Rothschild coat of arms with the Christian symbol of the cross.
Ofsted has judged the school to be “outstanding” on three successive inspections, and the school is included in Ofsted’s outstanding provider’s list.