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Welcome to our School website

Tipton St John Church of England Primary School is a village school situated in picturesque East Devon. It is a small school and everyone works hard to help new people settle and become part of the community. We are a church school and Christian values matter to us.

Our website can give only a flavour of the school. Please come and visit us to find out more!

Mr Colin Butler
Executive Headteacher

Mr Michael Tuckett
Head of School


Recent pictures & video

Maple Class
Willow Class
Oak Class
School Clubs

These are few images taken from our gallery, click to see a larger image or click here to view more pictures in our gallery.

Latest News

Our school is one of the top 10 primary schools in Devon.
We are featured in the primary school league tables, produced by the Daily Telegraph on Friday 13th December 2013, as one of the top 10 schools in Devon. These tables are ranked on performance in reading, writing and maths tests taken by 11 year olds.

Tuesday “drop-ins” – 3:20-3:45 pm
We would encourage parents come in to share  the work your children have been doing. You can talk to a teacher but the main point is to let you and your child talk about and look at the things they have been doing.

Ofsted Inspection

“Progress and attainment is securely above average by the end of year 6 in reading, writing and mathematics”.

“By year 6, pupils are avid and confident readers with a well above average proportion of pupils attaining a level 5″.

Ofsted Report June 2012


SIAS Inspection  (Statutory Inspection of Anglican Schools) – July 2012

“The distinctiveness and effectiveness of Tipton St John C of E (VA) Primary School as a Church of England school are outstanding”.

SIAS Report July 2012