Helping to develop capable, confident and caring children who embrace life


  • COVID-19 School Arrangements

    Clyst Hydon Primary School has now re-opened fully to all year groups.

    We are operating a COVID - safe environment to which we request all visitors adhere.

    We ask that you contact the school in advance if you wish to see a member of staff so that the appropriate arrangements can be put in place.

    Thank you

  • Teaching Assistant Vacancy

    We currently have a vacancy for a 1:1 Teaching Assistant.

    Full details for the position can be found under Current Vacancies.

    This position is also being advertised on the Devon County Council website.

Clyst Hydon Primary School is unique for a number of reasons for a number of people...

As a school, our passion is developing and enriching the lives of all our children within the school and extra-curricular programme. All of this is why we are special and that is why we are proud of our motto:

"Love Learning, Love Life!"

Clyst Hydon Primary School

Our School

There has been a school in the village of Clyst Hydon since 1620. The present school has continued since 1890 and has a tradition of quality education and village and community involvement. We aim to maintain and continue those strong traditions.

Pupils at Clyst Hydon Primary School

Our Pupils

The mix of year groups within each class, together with the supportive environment created by the staff, governors, parents and the whole village community provide a learning environment within which each child can develop their potential and thrive.

Staff at Clyst Hydon Primary School

Our Staff

The school is currently in a Management Partnership with Devon Moors Federation, this will continue to be in place until at least July 2021. The teaching team continue to provide all children with an inclusive, inspirational, challenging and fully supported curriculum, both inside and outside the classroom.


Our Governors

The Governing Board at Clyst Hydon primary school contains professionals and parents who, alongside the Head of School and Devon Moors Federation Leadership team have a wealth of knowledge and skills that supports the school as it strives to inspire children to “Love Learning, Love Life!”


Martin O'Mahony (Head of School)Mr Martin O'Mahony
Head of Teaching and Learning


Headteacher’s Welcome

Clyst Hydon is a lovely school and our parents, pupils, staff and governors work extremely well together in ensuring that we are an exceptional community. A warm, kind and caring school, we aim to offer the highest standards of teaching and offer a wide range of opportunities both within and outside the classroom.

Please take the time to browse our website and contact us if you wish to visit to see the school for yourself.

Clyst Hydon Primary School
Clyst Hydon, Cullompton
Devon, EX15 2ND 

Phone/Fax: 01884 277255