Schools & Education


A nationally recognized secondary school serving a wide and varied catchment area. Read about our recent success here.  Contact: (01963) 350895, [email protected].

SS&L (formerly known as Somerset Skills & Learning)

SS&L (formerly known as Somerset Skills & Learning)

A local organisation providing leisure and interest courses, apprenticeships and qualification courses. The local centre is based at Dolphin House, 21 Hendford, Yeovil, BA20 1TQ.

Tel: 0330 332 7997


The Castle Cary branch of the WEA provides adult education through evening courses and day schools held locally. Contact (01749) 860313 or see

Ansford & Castle Cary Youth Club

The youth club is held every Thursday evening from 7 till 9pm during term time in the Swainson Building on the Ansford Academy site and is for all young people aged 13-17. We hold regular movie nights and have a variety of games available including Pool and table tennis.

Entry is £1 on the night and includes light refreshments, there is also a small tuck shop.

The club is run by completely volunteers and we always welcome more help. For  more information please do not hesitate to contact me on 07454888885. Hope to see you there. Fray Cronie


Carymoor Environmental Trust is an environmental education and nature conservation charity based next to the Dimmer landfill site. School or group visits can be arranged by appointment. Contact (01963) 350143 or email [email protected].