Welcome to Shaftesbury Church of England Primary School

Shaftesbury C of E Primary School encourages children to be independent, life-long learners who are self-motivated, happy, creative, caring and positive.

They have an understanding of themselves,others and the wider world.

We are a busy but friendly school, with lots going on. This website aims to give you a taster of the school, as well as providing regular updated information for both parents and pupils.

We hope that you enjoy your visit to our website, and that you find any information you are looking for. Please contact the school directly with any queries you may have.

Shaftesbury C of E Primary School is part of the Shaftesbury Academy Trust. The (Acting) CEO of the trust is Mr Steve Hillier. To Contact Mr Steve Hillier please call the Shaftesbury Academy Trust on 01747 854498 or alternatively email office@shaftesburyschool.co.uk

Thank you for visiting!


SAT Proposal Update


Thank you for the questions and support at the parent meeting held on Monday 6 January and the other feedback provided.  The proposals for the SAT schools to join SAST will be considered by the Regional Schools Commissioner Headteacher Board (RSC HTB) at its next meeting on 16 January 2020. We will keep you informed of the outcomes and future progress.


You are also able to contact the SW Headteacher Board directly with any representations, questions or comments about the proposals. The direct e-mail address is rsc-sw.htb@education.gov.uk. The agenda for the meeting can be found on the www.gov.uk website under south-west england headteacher board.