Shaw-cum-Donnington Parish Council

Schools in the Parish

Trinity School and Performing Arts College

Trinity School is a comprehensive school for girls and boys between the ages of 11 and 18 years of age. It became one of the government’s specialist schools in September 2000.  It has no religious affiliation. It opened in September 1999.

Executive Headteacher:  Mrs C Wilson
Associate Headteacher: Mr B HanlonImage result for trinity school newbury
Chair of Governors: Mrs S Loy
Address:  Trinity School, Love Lane, Newbury, Berks. RG14 2DU
Telephone:  01635 510500
Fax:  01635 510510
Email: office@trinity.newburyacademytrust.org
Website: http://www.trinitynewbury.org/

Shaw-cum-Donnington C.E. Primary School

Shaw-cum-Donnington Church of England Primary is a small village school situated in an attractive rural setting in the village of Donnington, near Newbury.

Headteacher: Miss V Murray
Chair of Governors: Nick Breach
Address:  Shaw-cum-Donnington C.E. Primary School, Love Lane, Donnington, Newbury, Berks. RG14 2JG
Telephone:  01635 40971
Email: office@shaw.w-berks.sch.uk
Website: https://www.shaw.w-berks.sch.uk

The Castle School

The Castle School caters for children aged 2 – 19 with a variety of complex learning difficulties.

Headteacher: Jon Hewitt
Chair of Governors: Wendy Batchelor
Address: Love Lane, Donnington, Newbury, Berks. RG14 2JG
Telephone: 01635 42976
Email:  office@castle.w-berks.sch.uk
Website: http://www.thecastleschoolnewbury.org.uk

Love Lane Pre-School

Love Lane Pre-School is open five mornings a week. Image result for love lane pre school newbury

Manager: Amanda Hayton
Address: Shaw-cum-Donnington Village Hall, Love Lane, Donnington, Newbury, Berks. RG14 2JG
Telephone: 07900 120202
Email:  lovelane.preschool@gmail.com
Website: http://www.lovelanepreschool.co.uk

Other Schools

You can find a list of all other schools in the Newbury area on the West Berkshire Council website.

The following secondary schools are all attended by some children from the parish; there are bus connections on school days, either using public buses or arranged by the schools themselves:
The Downs School, Compton: http://www.thedownsschool.org.uk/DSW10
Park House School, Newbury: http://www.parkhouseschool.org
St Bartholomew’s School (St Bart’s), Newbury: http://www.stbarts.co.uk

A day and boarding school for deaf children aged 5 – 19 is situated just outside the parish:
Mary Hare School, Arlington Manor: https://www.maryhare.org.uk

The following are alternative primary schools on the northern side of Newbury which are attended by some of our children aged 5 – 11:
Robert Sandilands Primary School: http://www.robertsandilands.westberks.dbprimary.com
Speenhamland Primary School: http://www.speenhamlandprimary.co.uk
St Joseph’s R.C. Primary School: https://stjosephs-westberks.secure-dbprimary.com
The Winchcombe School: http://www.winchcombe.w-berks.sch.uk

There are two further early years providers not far from the parish boundary:
Abacus Day Nursery and Pre-School: https://www.completechildcare.co.uk/abacus-day-nursery.aspx
Dingley’s Promise Family & Specialist Early Years Centre: http://www.dingley.org.uk/west-berkshire