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There are three schools in the village and one closely related, at Foremarke, plus the secondary school at Etwall:

Repton Primary School

This local education authority school on Springfield Road caters for local children aged 4 to 11. The school has a website that gives full details;

Secretary Tel: 01283 703461, Bursar Tel: 01283 703732


Newton Solney CE Infant School

The school is a Church of England Voluntary Aided infant school for girls and boys aged four to seven years.  It is situated in the village of Newton Solney.

Secretary Tel: 01283 703461


John Port School, Etwall

Most of the local village children attend this secondary school.  Their website gives details;

Secretary Tel: 01283 734111

Saint Wystan’s School and Nursery

St Wystan’s is an independent school, set right in the heart of the village, for children from 21/2 to 11 years.  Please visit the website  or telephone 01283 703258 for more details.

Repton School

It is said that Repton School has the longest unbroken history of any school in England, having been teaching children since 1557.  The school is independent and for both girls and boys, aged 13 to 18.  There are currently more than 500 pupils.  The school buildings contribute significantly the distinctive architecture in the village.  The School has a website;

Repton Prep School

This is the preparatory school for Repton School.  There are more than 400 pupils currently.  The school moved to Foremarke Hall in 1940.  This former stately home was built in 1760 for the Burdett family.  The School has a website; Repton Prep

In addition to the schools there is also a nursery, Woodend Private Day Nursery, on Main Street.  This is for children aged 0 to 8 years and is open from 7:30 till 6.  The phone number is 01283 704555.