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Schools Guide

Oswestry is full of choice when it comes to educating your children. Here’s our guide to the choice of state and independent schools in the town.


Oswestry School is an independent, co-educational day and boarding school for pupils between the ages of 4-18. Founded in 1407, it is one of the oldest non-denominational school in the country and stands on the edge of the town in 50 acres of grounds.

ISI rated ‘Good’ in 2016

Oswestry School, Upper Brook Street, Oswestry, SY11 2TL

01691 655711


The Marches School and Academy Trust – located in walking distance from the town centre. This is Oswestry’s only state secondary school, with an enrolment of around 1200 pupils age 11 - 16. There is an attached sixth form college which opened in 2014.

Ofsted rated ‘Good’ in 2014

The Marches School, Morda Road, Oswestry, SY11 2AR

01691 664400


The Meadows Primary School is based in eastern Oswestry, opened in 1992 and has a count of 275 children aged between 4-11.

Ofsted rated ‘Good’ in 2017

The Meadows, Harlech Road, Oswestry, SY11 2EA

01691 656080


Woodside Primary School is an Academy school, catering for children aged 4-11 with an additional Start facility for nursery-aged children. Attended by 645 children, this is a larger-than-average primary school.

Ofsted rated ‘Good’ in 2015

Woodside Primary School. Oswestry, SY11 1DT

01691 652446


Our Lady and St Oswald’s Catholic Primary School is within a few minutes’ walk of the town centre. With 138 pupils.

Ofsted rated ‘Good’ in 2017

Upper Brook Street, Oswestry, SY11 2TG

01691 652849



Holy Trinity Church of England Primary Academy and Nursery is based in Eastern Oswestry, serving the Middleton Road, College Road and Unicorn Road areas. The number of pupils on the school roll is 241, aged 3-11.

Ofsted rated ‘Requires improvement’ in 2016

Middleton Road, Oswestry, SY11 2LF

01691 654832