Schools information for the local authority of Central Bedfordshire


Percentage of pupils who where offered their first choice primary school 94.99%
(Based on 3475 School Applications)
Percentage of pupils who where offered their first choice secondary school 96.82%
(Based on 1885 School Applications)
Percentage of pupils achieving the Key Stage 2 expected level 61.71%
(Based on 42 Schools)
Percentage of pupils achieving the Key Stage 2 higher level 7.60%
(Based on 42 Schools)
Average GCSE Attainment 8 Score 44.42
(Based on 13 Schools)
A-Level (and equivalent) Average Points 29.65
(Based on 10 Schools)

Schools in Central Bedfordshire


School Inspection Rating Type Ages
All Saints VA CofE Lower School
Church Street, Clifton, Shefford, SG17 5ES
Outstanding Primary 5-9
Aspley Guise Lower School
Spinney Lane, Aspley Guise, MK17 8JT
Outstanding Primary 5-9
Beecroft Lower School
Westfield Road, Dunstable, LU6 1DW
Outstanding Primary 5-9
Campton Academy
Rectory Road, Campton, Shefford, SG17 5PF
Outstanding Academy 5-9
Campton Lower School
Rectory Road, Campton, Shefford, SG17 5PF
Outstanding Primary 5-9
Clifton All Saints Academy
Church Street, Clifton, Shefford, SG17 5ES
Outstanding Academy 5-9
Dovery Down Lower School
Heath Road, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 3AG
Outstanding Primary 3-9
Dunstable Icknield Lower School
Burr Street, Dunstable, LU6 3AG
Outstanding Primary 3-9
Dunton CofE VC Lower School
High Street, Dunton, Biggleswade, SG18 8RN
Outstanding Primary 5-9
Eaton Bray Lower School
School Lane, Eaton Bray, Dunstable, LU6 2DT
Outstanding Primary 5-9
Eversholt Lower School
Church End, Eversholt, Milton Keynes, MK17 9DU
Outstanding Primary 5-9
Eversholt Lower School
Church End, Eversholt, Milton Keynes, MK17 9DU
Outstanding Academy 4-9
Everton Heath Primary School
33 Potton Road, Everton, Nr Sandy, SG19 2LE
Outstanding Primary 3-11
Everton Heath Primary School
33 Potton Road, Everton, Nr Sandy, SG19 2LE
Outstanding Academy 3-11
Fairfield Park Lower School
Dickens Boulevard, Stotfold, SG5 4FD
Outstanding Primary 3-9
Gravenhurst Academy
High Street, Gravenhurst, Bedford, MK45 4HY
Outstanding Academy 5-9
Gravenhurst Lower School
High Street, Gravenhurst, Bedford, MK45 4HY
Outstanding Primary 5-9
Greenfield CofE VC Lower School
Pulloxhill Road, Greenfield, Bedford, MK45 5ES
Outstanding Primary 5-9
Greenfield CofE VC Lower School
Pulloxhill Road, Greenfield, MK45 5ES
Outstanding Academy 2-9
Greenleas School
Derwent Road, Linslade, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 2AB
Outstanding Primary 2-9
Harlington Lower School
Westoning Road, Harlington, Dunstable, LU5 6PD
Outstanding Primary 5-9
Harlington Lower School
Westoning Road, Harlington, Dunstable, LU5 6PD
Outstanding Academy 4-9
Haynes Lower School
Foresters Close, Haynes, Bedford, MK45 3PR
Outstanding Primary 2-9
Hitchmead School
Hitchmead Road, Biggleswade, SG18 0NL
Outstanding Community special 6-16
Hockliffe Lower School
Woburn Road, Hockliffe, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 9LL
Outstanding Primary 4-9
Lark Rise Academy
Cartmel Drive, Dunstable, LU6 3PT
Outstanding Academy 3-11
Lark Rise Lower School
Cartmel Drive, Dunstable, LU6 3PT
Outstanding Primary 3-9
Oak Bank School
Sandy Lane, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 3BE
Outstanding Academy (special) 9-19
Parkfields Middle School
Park Road, Toddington, Dunstable, LU5 6AB
Outstanding Secondary 9-13
Parkfields Middle School
Park Road, Toddington, Dunstable, LU5 6AB
Outstanding Academy 9-13
Pulford CofE VA Lower School
Pulford Road, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 1AB
Outstanding Primary 2-9
Pulloxhill Lower School
Fieldside Road, Pulloxhill, Bedford, MK45 5HN
Outstanding Primary 5-9
Pulloxhill Lower School
Fieldside Road, Pulloxhill, Bedford, MK45 5HN
Outstanding Academy 2-9
Raynsford VC Lower School
Park Lane, Henlow, SG16 6AT
Outstanding Primary 4-9
Redborne Upper School and Community College
Flitwick Road, Ampthill, Bedford, MK45 2NU
Outstanding Secondary 13-18
Robert Bloomfield Academy
Bloomfield Drive, Shefford, SG17 5BU
Outstanding Academy 9-13
Robert Bloomfield Middle School
Bloomfield Drive, Shefford, SG17 5BU
Outstanding Secondary 9-13
Roecroft Lower School
Buttercup Road, Stotfold, Hitchin, SG5 4PF
Outstanding Primary 5-9
Sandye Place Middle School
Park Road, Sandy, SG19 1JD
Outstanding Secondary 9-13
Silsoe CofE VC Lower School
Chestnut Avenue, Silsoe, Bedford, MK45 4GP
Outstanding Primary 4-9
St Leonards, Heath and Reach, VA Lower School
Thrift Road, Heath and Reach, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 0AX
Outstanding Primary 5-9
St Mary’s VA CofE Lower School
High Street, Clophill, MK45 4BE
Outstanding Primary 2-9
St Mary’s VC Lower School
Rook Tree Lane, Stotfold, Hitchin, SG5 4DL
Outstanding Primary 5-9
Studham CofE Village School
Church Road, Studham, Dunstable, LU6 2QD
Outstanding Primary 2-9
Studham Village CofE Academy
Church Road, Studham, Dunstable, LU6 2QD
Outstanding Academy 2-9
Sutton CofE VA Lower School
High Street, Sutton, SG19 2NE
Outstanding Primary 4-9
Toddington St George Church of England School
Manor Road, Toddington, Dunstable, LU5 6AJ
Outstanding Academy 3-9
Toddington St George Lower School
Manor Road, Toddington, Dunstable, LU5 6AJ
Outstanding Primary 3-9
Woburn Lower School
Bedford Street, Woburn, MK17 9QL
Outstanding Primary 4-9
Wrestlingworth CofE VC Lower School
Church Lane, Wrestlingworth, Sandy, SG19 2EU
Outstanding Primary 5-9
Alameda Middle School
Station Road, Ampthill, Bedford, MK45 2QR
Good Secondary 9-13
Alameda Middle School
Station Road, Ampthill, Bedford, MK45 2QR
Good Academy 9-13
Ardley Hill Lower School
Lowther Road, Dunstable, LU6 3NZ
Good Primary 5-9
Arnold Academy
Hexton Road, Barton-le-Clay, Bedford, MK45 4JZ
Good Academy 9-13
Arnold Middle School
Hexton Road, Barton-le-Clay, Bedford, MK45 4JZ
Good Secondary 9-13
Beaudesert Lower School
Appenine Way, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 3DX
Good Primary 4-9
Beecroft Academy
Westfield Road, Dunstable, LU6 1DW
Good Academy 4-11
Biggleswade Academy
Mead End, Biggleswade, SG18 8JU
Good Academy 2-13
Brewers Hill Middle School
Aldbanks, Dunstable, LU6 1AJ
Good Secondary 9-13
Brooklands Middle School
Brooklands Drive, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 3PF
Good Secondary 9-13
Brooklands Middle School
Brooklands Drive, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 3PF
Good Academy 9-13
Caddington Village School
Five Oaks, Caddington, Luton, LU1 4JD
Good Primary 3-11
Cedars Upper School
Mentmore Road, Linslade, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 2AE
Good Secondary 13-18
Cedars Upper School
Mentmore Road, Linslade, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 2AE
Good Academy 13-18
Chalton Lower School
Luton Road, Chalton, Luton, LU4 9UJ
Good Primary 4-9
Church End Lower School
Church Walk, Marston Moreteyne, Bedford, MK43 0NE
Good Primary 2-9
Clipstone Brook Lower School
Brooklands Drive, Central Bedfordshire, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 3PG
Good Primary 3-9
Cranfield Church of England Academy
Court Road, Cranfield, Bedford, MK43 0DR
Good Academy 2-9
Cranfield VC Lower School
Court Road, Cranfield, Bedford, MK43 0DR
Good Primary 5-9
Derwent Lower School
Hitchin Road, Henlow, SG16 6BA
Good Primary 3-9
Downside Lower School
Oakwood Avenue, Dunstable, LU5 4AS
Good Primary 5-9
Eaton Bray Academy
School Lane, Eaton Bray, Dunstable, LU6 2DT
Good Academy 2-11
Edward Peake CofE VC Middle School
Potton Road, Biggleswade, SG18 0EJ
Good Secondary 9-13
Etonbury Academy
Stotfold Road, Arlesey, SG15 6XS
Good Academy 9-19
Flitwick Lower School
Temple Way, Flitwick, Bedford, MK45 1LU
Good Primary 4-9
Fulbrook Middle School
Weathercock Lane, Woburn Sands, Milton Keynes, MK17 8NP
Good Secondary 9-13
Fulbrook Middle School
Weathercock Lane, Woburn Sands, Milton Keynes, MK17 8NP
Good Academy 9-13
Gilbert Inglefield Academy
Vandyke Road, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 3FU
Good Academy 9-13
Gothic Mede Academy
High Street, Arlesey, SG15 6SL
Good Academy 3-9
Gothic Mede Lower School
High Street, Arlesey, SG15 6SL
Good Primary 5-9
Hadrian Academy
Hadrian Avenue, Dunstable, LU5 4SR
Good Academy 4-11
Hadrian Lower School
Hadrian Avenue, Dunstable, LU5 4SR
Good Primary 5-9
Harlington Upper School
Goswell End Road, Harlington, Dunstable, LU5 6NX
Good Secondary 13-18
Harlington Upper School
Goswell End Road, Harlington, Dunstable, LU5 6NX
Good Academy 13-18
Heathwood Lower School
Heath Road, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 3AU
Good Primary 2-9
Henlow Church of England Academy
Church Road, Henlow, SG16 6AN
Good Academy 9-13
Henlow VC Middle School
Church Road, Henlow, SG16 6AN
Good Secondary 9-13
Holmemead Middle School
Mead End, Biggleswade, SG18 8JU
Good Secondary 9-13
Holywell CofE VA Middle School
Red Lion Close, Cranfield, Bedford, MK43 0JA
Good Secondary 9-13
Holywell School
Red Lion Close, Cranfield, Bedford, MK43 0JA
Good Academy 9-13
Houghton Conquest Lower School
High Street, Houghton Conquest, Bedford, MK45 3LL
Good Primary 2-9
Houghton Regis Primary School
St Michael’s Avenue, Houghton Regis, Dunstable, LU5 5DH
Good Primary 3-11
Husborne Crawley Lower School
School Lane, Husborne Crawley, MK43 0UZ
Good Primary 4-9
Ivel Valley School
Hitchmead Road, Biggleswade, SG18 0NL
Good Special 3-19
John Donne Church of England Primary School
High Street, Blunham, Bedford, MK44 3NL
Good Primary 3-11
Kingsmoor Lower School
Kingsmoor Close, Flitwick, Bedford, MK45 1EY
Good Primary 3-9
Laburnum Primary School
Laburnum Road, Sandy, SG19 1HQ
Good Primary 3-11
Lancot School
Lancot Drive, Dunstable, LU6 2AP
Good Academy 3-11
Langford Village Academy
Church Street, Langford, Biggleswade, SG18 9QA
Good Academy 5-9
Leighton Middle School
Church Square, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 1EX
Good Secondary 9-13
Linslade Lower School
Leopold Road, Linslade, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 2QU
Good Primary 3-9
Linslade Middle School
Mentmore Road, Linslade, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 2PA
Good Secondary 9-13
Linslade School
Mentmore Road, Linslade, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 2PA
Good Academy 9-13
Maple Tree Primary School
Hawk Drive, Sandy, SG19 2WA
Good Primary 2-11
Marston Moreteyne VC School
Church Walk, Marston Moreteyne, MK43 0NE
Good Primary 3-9
Maulden Lower School
Church Road, Maulden, Bedford, MK45 2AU
Good Primary 2-9
Meppershall CofE VA Lower School
107 High Street, Meppershall, Shefford, SG17 5LZ
Good Primary 5-9
Moggerhanger Primary School
Blunham Road, Bedford, MK44 3RD
Good Primary 3-11
Northill CofE VA Lower School
Bedford Road, Northill, Biggleswade, SG18 9AH
Good Primary 5-9
Oak Bank School
Sandy Lane, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 3BE
Good Special 9-16
Potton Lower School
Everton Road, Potton, Sandy, SG19 2PB
Good Primary 4-9
Potton Middle School
Mill Lane, Potton, Sandy, SG19 2PG
Good Secondary 9-13
Priory Academy
Britain Street, Dunstable, LU5 4JA
Good Academy 9-16
Queensbury Academy
Langdale Road, Dunstable, LU6 3BU
Good Academy 11-19
Raynsford Church of England Academy
Park Lane, Henlow, SG16 6AT
Good Academy 2-9
Redborne Upper School and Community College
Flitwick Road, Ampthill, Bedford, MK45 2NU
Good Academy 13-18
Ridgmont Lower School
High Street, Ridgmont, Bedford, MK43 0TS
Good Primary 3-9
Robert Peel Primary School
Dapifer Drive, Sandy, SG19 1QJ
Good Primary 3-11
Russell Lower School
Queens Road, Ampthill, MK45 2TD
Good Primary 5-9
Samuel Whitbread Academy
Shefford Road, Clifton, Shefford, SG17 5QS
Good Academy 13-18
Sandy Secondary School
Engayne Avenue, Sandy, SG19 1BL
Good Secondary 11-18
Shefford Lower School
School Lane, Shefford, SG17 5XA
Good Primary 3-9
Shelton Lower School
Lower Shelton Road, Marston Moretaine, Beds, MK43 0LS
Good Primary 2-9
Shillington Lower School
Greenfields, Shillington, Hitchin, SG5 3NX
Good Primary 2-9
Slip End Village School
Ross Way, Slip End, Luton, LU1 4DD
Good Primary 3-11
Southcott Lower School
Bideford Green, Linslade, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 2UA
Good Primary 2-9
Southill Lower School
School Lane, Southill, Biggleswade, SG18 9JA
Good Primary 2-9
St Andrew’s CofE VC Lower School
Brunts Lane, Biggleswade, SG18 0LY
Good Primary 4-9
St Christophers Academy
Gorham Way, Dunstable, LU5 4NJ
Good Academy 2-11
St Christophers Lower School
Gorham Way, Dunstable, LU5 4NJ
Good Primary 5-9
St George’s Lower School
East Street, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 1EW
Good Primary 2-9
St George’s School
28 Priory Road, Dunstable, LU5 4HR
Good Independent 3-11
St Mary’s CofE Academy Stotfold
Rook Tree Lane, Stotfold, Hitchin, SG5 4DL
Good Academy 5-9
St Swithun’s Church of England VC Primary School
Ivel Road, Sandy, SG19 1AX
Good Primary 3-11
St Vincent’s Catholic Primary School
Hammersmith Gardens, Houghton Regis, Dunstable, LU5 5RG
Good Primary 3-11
St Vincent’s Catholic Primary School
Hammersmith Gardens, Houghton Regis, Dunstable, LU5 5RG
Good Academy 3-11
St. Augustine’s Academy
Oakwood Avenue, Dunstable, LU5 4AS
Good Academy 4-11
Stanbridge Lower School
Tilsworth Road, Stanbridge, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 9HY
Good Primary 3-9
Stondon Lower School
Hillside Road, Lower Stondon, Henlow, SG16 6LQ
Good Primary 5-9
Stratton Upper School and Community College
Eagle Farm Road, Biggleswade, SG18 8JB
Good Secondary 13-18
Sundon Lower School
Streatley Road, Upper Sundon, Luton, LU3 3PQ
Good Primary 3-9
Sundon Lower School
Streatley Road, Upper Sundon, Luton, LU3 3PQ
Good Academy 3-9
Swallowfield Lower School
Weathercock Close, Milton Keynes, MK17 8SR
Good Primary 2-9
Templefield Lower School
Malham Close, Flitwick, Bedford, MK45 1AJ
Good Primary 2-9
The Academy of Central Bedfordshire
Kingsland Campus, Parkside Drive, Houghton Regis, LU5 5PX
Good Academy 11-16
The Chiltern School
Parkside Drive, Dunstable, LU5 5PX
Good Special 3-19
The Firs Lower School
Station Road, Ampthill, Bedford, MK45 2QR
Good Primary 5-9
The Firs Lower School
Station Road, Ampthill, Bedford, MK45 2QR
Good Academy 2-9
The Mary Bassett Lower School
Bassett Road, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 1AR
Good Primary 2-9
The Rushmere Park Academy
East Street, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 1EW
Good Academy 2-9
The Vale Academy
Wilbury Drive, Dunstable, LU5 4QP
Good Academy 2-11
Thomas Johnson Lower School
Hurst Grove, Lidlington, Bedford, MK43 0SB
Good Primary 3-9
Thornhill Primary School
Grove Road, Houghton Regis, Dunstable, LU5 5PE
Good Primary 2-11
Tithe Farm Primary School
Tithe Farm Road, Houghton Regis, Dunstable, LU5 5JB
Good Primary 2-11
Totternhoe Church of England Academy
Church Road, Totternhoe, Dunstable, LU6 1RE
Good Academy 2-11
Totternhoe Lower School
Church Road, Totternhoe, Dunstable, LU6 1RE
Good Primary 2-9
Vandyke Upper School
Vandyke Road, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 3DY
Good Academy 13-18
Vandyke Upper School and Community College
Vandyke Road, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 3DY
Good Secondary 13-18
Watling Lower School
Bull Pond Lane, Dunstable, LU6 3BJ
Good Primary 2-9
Weatherfield Academy
Brewers Hill Road, Dunstable, LU6 1AF
Good Academy (special) 7-19
Weatherfield School
Brewers Hill Road, Dunstable, LU6 1AF
Good Special 7-16
Westoning Lower School
High Street, Westoning, Bedford, MK45 5JH
Good Primary 2-9
Westoning Lower School
High Street, Westoning, Bedford, MK45 5JH
Good Academy 2-9
Woodland Middle School Academy
Malham Close, Flitwick, Bedford, MK45 1NP
Good Academy 9-13
All Saints Academy Dunstable
Houghton Road, Dunstable, LU5 5AB
Requires improvement Academy 11-18
Ardley Hill Academy
Lowther Road, Dunstable, LU6 3NZ
Requires improvement Academy 2-11
Ashton CofE VA Middle School
High Street North, Dunstable, LU6 1NH
Requires improvement Secondary 9-13
Ashton St Peter’s VA C of E School
Leighton Court, Dunstable, LU6 1EW
Requires improvement Primary 5-11
Central Bedfordshire College
Kingsway, Dunstable, LU5 4HG
Requires improvement Further Education 16-99
Etonbury Middle School
Stotfold Road, Arlesey, SG15 6XS
Requires improvement Secondary 9-13
Gilbert Inglefield Middle School
Vandyke Road, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 3FU
Requires improvement Secondary 9-13
Hawthorn Park Community Primary
Parkside Drive, Houghton Regis, Dunstable, LU5 5QN
Requires improvement Primary 2-11
Hillcrest School
Regis Education Centre, Parkside Drive, Dunstable, LU5 5PX
Requires improvement Special 11-19
Kings Houghton Middle School
Parkside Drive, Houghton Regis, Dunstable, LU5 5PX
Requires improvement Secondary 9-13
Langford Lower School
Church Street, Langford, Biggleswade, SG18 9QA
Requires improvement Primary 5-9
Lawnside Academy
Lawnside, Biggleswade, SG18 0LX
Requires improvement Academy 5-9
Lawnside Lower School
Lawnside, Biggleswade, SG18 0LX
Requires improvement Primary 5-9
Leedon Lower School
Highfield Road, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 3LZ
Requires improvement Primary 2-9
Mill Vale School
Wilbury Drive, Dunstable, LU5 4QP
Requires improvement Secondary 9-13
Priory Middle School
Britain Street, Dunstable, LU5 4JA
Requires improvement Secondary 9-13
Ramsey Manor Lower School
Manor Road, Barton le Clay, MK45 4NS
Requires improvement Primary 5-9
Ramsey Manor Lower School
Manor Road, Barton-le-Clay, Bedford, MK45 4NS
Requires improvement Academy 5-9
Samuel Whitbread Community College
Shefford Road, Clifton, Shefford, SG17 5QS
Requires improvement Secondary 13-18
Southlands Lower School
Kitelands Road, Biggleswade, SG18 8NX
Requires improvement Primary 5-9
Southlands Lower School
Kitelands Road, Biggleswade, SG18 8NX
Requires improvement Academy 5-9
St Mary’s Catholic Primary School
Dunstable Road, Caddington, Luton, LU1 4BB
Requires improvement Academy 2-11
St Mary’s Catholic Primary School
Dunstable Road, Caddington, Luton, LU1 4BB
Requires improvement Primary 2-11
Stratton Upper School
Eagle Farm Road, Biggleswade, SG18 8JB
Requires improvement Academy 13-18
Streetfield Middle School
Dunstable Road, Caddington, Luton, LU1 4BB
Requires improvement Secondary 9-13
Woodland Middle School
Malham Close, Flitwick, Bedford, MK45 1NP
Requires improvement Secondary 9-13
Caldecote Church of England Academy
Manor Place, Upper Caldecote, Biggleswade, SG18 9DA
Inadequate Academy 3-9
Caldecote VC Lower School
Manor Place, Upper Caldecote, Biggleswade, SG18 9DA
Inadequate Primary 4-9
Central Bedfordshire UTC
Parkside Drive, Kingsland Skills Centre, Houghton Regis, LU5 5PY
Inadequate Academy 14-19
Houghton Regis Academy
Parkside Drive, Houghton Regis, Dunstable, LU5 5PX
Inadequate Academy 11-16
Kensworth Church of England Academy
Common Road, Kensworth, Dunstable, LU6 3RH
Inadequate Academy 3-11
Kensworth Church of England Primary School
Common Road, Kensworth, Dunstable, LU6 3RH
Inadequate Primary 3-11
Lancot School
Lancot Drive, Dunstable, LU6 2AP
Inadequate Primary 3-11
Manshead CofE Academy
Dunstable Road, Caddington, Luton, LU1 4BB
Inadequate Academy 11-19
Manshead School
Dunstable Road, Caddington, Luton, LU1 4BB
Inadequate Secondary 11-19
Meppershall Church of England Academy
107 High Street, Meppershall, Shefford, SG17 5LZ
Inadequate Academy 4-9
Queensbury Upper School
Langdale Road, Dunstable, LU6 3BU
Inadequate Secondary 13-18
Sandye Place Academy
Park Road, Sandy, SG19 1JD
Inadequate Academy 9-13
Thomas Whitehead CofE Academy
Angels Lane, Houghton Regis, Dunstable, LU5 5HH
Inadequate Academy 2-11
Thomas Whitehead CofE School
Angels Lane, Houghton Regis, Dunstable, LU5 5HH
Inadequate Primary 2-11