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01271 342423
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Inspiring interaction


At Pathfield we aim to provide for the individual educational needs of all our pupils through a person centred approach. We value our relationship with parents and carers and our partnership work with all other agencies. Working together we strive to provide a full range of specialist facilities and opportunities to encourage your child to reach their full potential.

Pathfield School is a very welcoming environment with a happy and supportive ethos. Staff and students enjoy learning together and we look forward to meeting and working with new families.

What we do!

Pathfield is a maintained school for 122 pupils aged between 3 and 19 years and is situated in Barnstaple, North Devon. We cater at an individual level, for pupils with profound or severe learning difficulties and for pupils on the autistic spectrum. Pathfield School values joint working and has provision on site for physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech and language therapy, music therapy, health and social care.

We have strong links with our families, parents, carers and the local community and work in partnership with the school governors, Parents Teachers and Friends Association and the Pilton Association of Schools. We are always pleased to welcome visitors and can be contacted on 01271 342423 or email: