Education, Play & Childcare

Marwood School

Marwood School is set high on a hill overlooking a stunningly beautiful valley. Here, surrounded by farmland, in the heart of rural North Devon, children benefit from a progressive and challenging curriculum while experiencing the rich rural tapestry of this unique setting. Judged as outstanding at the latest Ofsted inspection.


Marwood School, Whiddon, Barnstaple, EX31 4HF

01271 850395 or

Could you be the next Governor for Marwood Primary School? Have a look at the PDF below advertising the three vacancies there are on the governing body.

Governor recruitment Jan 18 .pdf
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Marwood Pre-school

MARWOOD PRE-SCHOOL at Marwood Methodist Church

Tuesday and Wednesday 8.35am - 2.35pm



CLICK HERE for more information about this established and popular Pre-school that has been serving the community of Marwood for more than 40 years.

Springfield Nursery

 An established day nursery situated just 2 miles from Barnstaple, North Devon in beautiful surroundings. Purpose built to accommodate children from 3 months to 8 years.


Springfield Nursery, Marwood, Barnstaple, EX31 4DU

01271 329028