Yattendon C.E. Primary School

Type Primary
Age Range 4-11
Religion Church of England
Address Yattendon Lane
RG18 0UR
Phone 01635201397
Reference Number 110026



Yattendon C.E. Primary School is a Church of England primary institution located in the small village of Yattendon, Berkshire (RG18 0UR). The school offers a nurturing and inclusive learning environment with a strong dedication to high academic standards and promoting the spiritual, moral, social, and cultural (SMSC) development of its pupils. Some key facts about Yattendon C.E. Primary School include:

  • Established in the early 19th century and dates back to 1825
  • A One-form Entry school with a capacity of 210 pupils and currently having 174 in its rolls
  • A mixed-age foundation stage group consisting of Nursery and Reception classes
  • Consistently performs well in national exams, with the school's Year 6 standard attainment in reading, writing, and maths well above the national average
  • Regularly attains high OFSTED ratings, including "Outstanding" in 2014
  • Members of the Reading Schools Partnership, Thames Valley Berkshire Eco School Network, and the Berkshire Stars and Sports Project
  • Offers a diverse curriculum that incorporates progressive play and cross-curricular learning approaches, integrating topics of Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM), Humanities, and Arts
  • Foster close ties with Yattendon Church, ensuring a rich school life and learning experience that supports the spiritual development of each individual
  • Provides various programs to enhance personal growth and achievements, including Extra-Curricular Activities, School Journey, French Club, and Coding Club

Yattendon C.E. Primary School encourages its pupils to strive for excellence and become literate, numerate, confident, socially deemed, caring, and equipped young people with a sense of their own beliefs and abilities. The school strives to create a safe and happy Christian environment where academic excellence, care, and nurture are encouraged and celebrated.

General Makeup

Number of pupils 88
Boy/Girl ratio Boys: 63.64%
Girls: 36.36%

Year Groups

Year Number of pupils
1 15
2 14
3 15
4 8
5 16
6 5

Ofsted Rating Good
Last Inspection Date 2023-09-27
Date Description Report
2023-07-12 School inspection School inspection
2018-03-21 Short inspection Short inspection
2013-09-26 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2012-01-09 Interim assessment Interim assessment
2009-03-12 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2005-09-26 Full inspection: Full inspection:
1999-10-18 Full inspection Full inspection

2024 Admissions

Number of Applications Number of Offers
First Preference Unlock Unlock
Second Preference 8 1
Third Preference 6 0
From another Local Authority 1 0

Previous Years



Name Distance
Hampstead Norreys C.E. Primary School
Newbury Hill, Hampstead Norreys, Thatcham, Berkshire, RG18 0TR
2.08 miles
Basildon C.E. Primary School
School Lane, Upper Basildon, Reading, Berkshire, RG8 8PD
2.72 miles
Hermitage Primary School
Hampstead Norreys Road, Hermitage, Thatcham, Berkshire, RG18 9SA
2.92 miles
Bradfield C.E. Primary School
Cock Lane, Southend, Bradfield, Reading, Berkshire, RG7 6HR
3.3 miles
Compton C.E. Primary School
School Road, Compton, Newbury, Berkshire, RG20 6QU
3.79 miles
St Finian's Catholic Primary School
The Ridge, Cold Ash, Thatcham, Berkshire, RG18 9HU
3.86 miles
Bucklebury C.E. Primary School
Blacklands Road, Upper Bucklebury, Reading, Berkshire, RG7 6QP
3.91 miles
Cold Ash St Mark's CE Primary School
Cold Ash Hill, Cold Ash, Thatcham, Berkshire, RG18 9PT
3.92 miles
Beenham Primary School
Mount Pleasant, Beenham, Reading, Berkshire, RG7 5NN
4.07 miles
Streatley C.E. Voluntary Controlled School
The Coombe, Streatley, Reading, Berkshire, RG8 9QL
4.36 miles
Woolhampton C.E. Primary School
Woolhampton Hill, Woolhampton, Reading, Berkshire, RG7 5TB
4.42 miles
Curridge Primary School
Curridge, Thatcham, Berkshire, RG18 9DZ
4.43 miles
Beedon C.E. (Controlled) Primary School
Stanmore Road, Beedon, Newbury, Berkshire, RG20 8SL
4.66 miles
Englefield C.E. Primary School
The Street, Englefield, Reading, Berkshire, RG7 5ER
4.66 miles
Thatcham Park CofE Primary
Park Avenue, Thatcham, Berkshire, RG18 4NP
4.76 miles
Whitelands Park Primary School
Sagecroft Road, Thatcham, Berkshire, RG18 3FH
4.84 miles
Francis Baily Primary School
Skillman Drive, Thatcham, Berkshire, RG19 4GG
4.85 miles
Name Distance
The Downs School
Manor Crescent, Compton, Newbury, Berkshire, RG20 6AD
3.85 miles
Priors Court School
Prior's Court Road, Hermitage, Thatcham, Berkshire, RG18 9NU
4.29 miles
Kennet School
Stoney Lane, Thatcham, Berkshire, RG19 4LL
4.95 miles


Age Range

Special Schools

Independent Schools

Faith Schools

Key Stage 2 Attainment

Students Meeting expected standard

Students Meeting higher standard

GCSE Attainment

Attainment 8 score percentile

Students getting 5 or more GCSE's at grade 9-4 (A-C)