Ladymead Community School

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Ladymead Community School
Ladymead School, Cheddon Road, Taunton - - 165067.jpg
Closed July 2010
Type Comprehensive
Head Mark Trusson
Location Cheddon Road
Coordinates: 51°02′15″N 3°06′01″W / 51.0375°N 3.1003°W / 51.0375; -3.1003
Local authority Somerset
DfE URN 123887 Tables
Ofsted Reports
Students 753[1]
Gender mixed
Ages 11–17
Houses Shakespeare, Shelley, Newton and Anning

Ladymead Community School was located on Cheddon Road, Taunton, Somerset, England. It was a secondary school and Technology college for 753[1] students aged 11–16.

The school closed in July 2010 and students transferred to The Taunton Academy.[2]

Academic results[edit]

In 2008 42% of students achieved five or more GCSEs at A* - C grades including English and Maths.[3]

The school was awarded the Specialist Schools and Academy trust's "most improved school" award in both 2007 and 2008, based on exam results improvements.


  1. ^ a b "Ladymead Community School". Ofsted. Retrieved 2009-04-02. 
  2. ^ "In depth: New schools in Somerset". BBC News. 28 April 2010. Retrieved 25 June 2010. 
  3. ^ "Ladymead Community School". Education League Tables. BBC. 2009-01-15. Retrieved 2009-04-02.