Schools, colleges, and education

Cheddar operates on the three school system (First, up to year 4; Middle, years 5-8; and Senior, years 9-13), and has all three of these schools right in the village.

Cheddar First School, The Hayes Tel: 01934 742546.

Fairlands Middle School, Masons Way. Tel: 01934 743186

Kings of Wessex School, Station Road. Tel: 01934 742608

Early Birds Pre-school, The Hayes. Tel: 01934 740123


Many students from Cheddar travel to the following colleges:

Bridgwater College – 01278 455464 @Bridgwater_Coll

Strode College – 01458 844400 @strodecollege

Weston College – 01934 411411 @westoncollege


Dyslexia Somerset, The Old Bakery, The Street, Draycott, BS27 3TH. Tel 07902 454258. Dyslexia Specialist Teacher available to teach children with literacy difficulties in friendly and structured lessons in the comfort of your own home.