Five Islands School

Headteacher: Mrs Linda Todd
Status of School: 5-16 all-through
Number of Pupils: approximately 250

The Five Islands school is an all-age, multi-site, voluntary controlled Church of England school, serving the island communities of Bryher, St Agnes, St Martin's, St Mary's and Tresco.

Primary school children are educated on their own island (except those on Bryher who are taught at the Tresco and Bryher Base on Tresco. The St Mary's Base has primary and secondary provision and secondary school pupils from the off-islands are able to board on St Mary's at Mundesley Boarding House (Monday - Thursday nights).


School Performance Tables

Please see the Department for Education's website for further information on school performance


Further School details

More information about the Five Islands School can be found on EduBase website.

School inspection reports can be found on the OfSTED website.


School admissions

If you are intending to relocate to the Isles of Scilly or have a child approaching school age, admission details for the Five Islands School can be found on the school website.


Reports to Office of the School's Adjudicator

The Report to office of the School's Adjudicator can be viewed here.

The Five Islands School admissions policy can be viewed here.


Term Dates

Term Dates 2016-17

Term Dates 2017-18

Term Dates 2018-19

There are 195 days in the school year.  Five days are scheduled by the school for staff In Service Training (INSET).  These dates can be found on the Five Islands School website.


End of Key Stage Test Moderation Processes

Details of the EYFSP Teacher Assessment Moderation appeal process can be viewed here

For details of the Key Stage 1 Teacher Assessment Moderation Appeal Process can be viewed here.

For details of the Key Stage 2 Moderation Appeal Process can be viewed here.