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"Castle School Education Trust is committed to high quality education across the primary, secondary and sixth form key stages. Our schools cover the South Gloucestershire area. We encourage independence within each school within a strong framework of values."

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The Castle School   

Student Absence Email;

Student Absence Tel: 01454 862518

Headteacher: Ms Jessica Lobbett

School Operations Manager/PA: Rachael Squire


Park Road
South Gloucestershire
BS35 1HT

Tel: 01454 862100
Email:  for general enquiries
Chair of Governors; Clara Mason

SENCo (Special Educational Needs Co-Ordinator):  Hannah Scott-Mullen


Academy details - CSET

Mangotsfield School, Rodway Hill
Bristol, BS16 9LH

Tel: 01454 862581
Email:                                              Website

The Castle School Sixth Form Centre 

Student Absence Tel: 01454 862150
Head of Sixth Form - Ms Catherine Cheese

Gloucester Road
South Gloucestershire
BS35 1DJ

Tel: 01454 862150



From the North 

Take M5 to Junction 14, signposted Thornbury (A38). Turn off the A38 at Whitfield on to the B4061. Approaching Thornbury, turn right into Church Road (about half a mile past the Anchor Inn). Take the first right into Tilting Road and the school is at the end of the road.

From the South

Take the A38 from Bristol (or leave the M5 at the Almondsbury Interchange to join the A38 for Thornbury). Travel about 5 miles along the A38 to Alveston. Turn left at The Alveston House Hotel (traffic lights) and follow the B4061 into Thornbury. At the bottom of Thornbury High Street, branch left into Castle Street and go past Thornbury Castle and St Mary’s Church into Park Road. The school is about a quarter of a mile further along the road on the left.

From the East

Take the M4 to the Almondsbury Interchange, join the A38 and proceed as in (b) above.

From Wales

From the M4 take the M48 and immediately having crossed the old Severn Bridge, Thornbury is signposted from the exit. On reaching Alveston, turn left at T junction (opposite The Ship Inn) on to B4061 and proceed as in (b) above.