Join us for our Open Morning
on Friday 8th May 2020
9.00am – 2.00pm

Our Open Morning offers an informal opportunity to meet with the new Head, Mrs Caroline Kirby, and her Academic Team. They will answer all your questions and you can experience our school ‘in action’ and find out more about school life here at Shebbear.

You will be given a tour of the school during which you can speak to teachers and pupils. You are welcome to simply drop in on Open Morning, but we recommend that you make an appointment to ensure you will meet the Head. Refreshments will be available.

Please call 01409 282000 or email [email protected] to book an appointment.

You are welcome to visit Shebbear College at any time convenient to you, simply call or email to make arrangements.

Shebbear College offers free taster days which can be arranged during your visit on Open Morning.

Welcome to Shebbear College

Shebbear College is an independent day and boarding school for boys and girls aged 2 to 18, located in rural North Devon, UK. Our 85 acre rural campus is the perfect environment to learn and achieve academic success. With superb facilities, all of our pupils from Pre-School through to Sixth Form, have the opportunity to enjoy an abundance of sports and outdoor activities, as well as creative arts, music and drama. We aim to educate each pupil to achieve his or her potential through a balanced, flexible and challenging curriculum. As a result our pupils consistently out-perform national trends and develop a sense of self worth, enthusiasm for learning and optimism for the future.

A well-rounded education

Academic success mixed with excellent extra-curricular activities

Through a carefully balanced curriculum and an impressive variety of extra-curricular activities and challenges, our pupils are encouraged to achieve their potential.


Our pupils enjoy a wealth of extra-curricular and enrichment activities. Find out more >


We have a strong sporting tradition with fixtures all across the South West. Find out more >


The perfect environment for our musical pupils to learn and achieve. Find out more >


Our pupils create incredible art and consistently high results each year. Find out more >

What makes Shebbear College so special?

Shebbear College provides a safe, supportive environment where our pupils develop self worth, enabling them to achieve their full potential.

What is life like for pupils at Shebbear College?

Set in 85 acres of rural countryside, our pupils enjoy excellent learning facilities as well as superb opportunities for sports, technology, the arts, music, drama and a wealth of extra-curricular activities.

Is it all about academic success?

Our pupils consistently achieve academic successes and we are also proud that they leave Shebbear College as confident, caring and motivated young adults.