Whether your child is about to begin school, or is even younger, Cockington Primary School is a wonderful setting in which to learn and to build the skills and qualities they need to thrive.

Primary Education

With our fascinating curriculum, passionate teaching team and impressive extracurricular activities, we offer a fantastic school experience. From Reception through to Year 6, our learning journey is designed to equip children with a great start in their education.

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Cockington Pupils in Library with Dogs

Early years foundation

At Cockington, we offer a fantastic setting for our foundation school children. Our dedicated staff nurture young children in a secure and stimulating environment. It’s a great opportunity to learn through active play and make friends.

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Cockington Pupil in Class

What people are saying about Cockington Primary School

"We are really lucky here to have all the fun games and things to play with at lunchtime."

Oakley | Year 2 Pupil

"I love this school. We have lots of fun things to do, and I love visiting the beach!"

Callum | child

"Cockington Primary School is a welcoming school. Staff will do anything for the children, who are at the heart of everything we do."

Teacher | Teacher

"Cockington Primary School is a wonderful place to come to everyday. I love working with the children."

Teacher |

"My children are happy at this school, the staff are nice and helpful when needed."

Parent Survey Response | Parent

Thank you to inviting me to the Y5 outcome - it was absolutely amazing!

Y 5 Parent | Parent

"Both my boys are very happy to come to school every morning; they adore the nurturing, genuinely warm, caring staff and enjoy all the extra experiences that Cockington provides: trips, clubs, curriculum outcomes to name a few!"

Parent Survey Response | Parent

"Thank you very much for your involvement and for your support regarding children who have come from other countries. With your help, the whole of the Cockington teaching staff and the friendly children in the school, my child has integrated nicely into the education system in Great Britain."

Y5 Parent |

I just wanted to say thank you for last nights Performance at the Palace Theatre. My child had a lovely time and I loved watching her. She has really been enjoying her time in Performing Arts and it has helped her confidence to develop. I am looking forward further performances.

Parent | Parent

"The children who came to work with our residents were very respectful. The residents enjoyed celebrating the King's Coronation with them."

Care Home | Care home

"The children who attended the Torquay United match are a credit to your school the way they behaved. They didn't stop singing despite the bad weather!"

Jo Harris | Community Officer at Torquay United


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