Numbers of maintained and academy schools in Surrey

The table below shows the number of maintained schools and academies for this year and the previous two academic years.

School type Number of schools 17/18 Number of schools 18/19 Number of schools 19/20 at 1 September 2019 Number of schools 19/20 at 1 October 2020
Nursery 4 4 4 4
Primary 218 198 182 173
Secondary 14 13 13 11
Special 18 15 14 13
Pupil Referral Units 8 8 8 8
Grand Total 262238221209
Academies - Primary 81 99 115 123
Academies - Secondary 39 40 40 42
Academies - Special 4 9 10 12
Total including Academies 386386386386
Free Schools 3 5 6 6

More details are available on the number of schools broken down by area, borough and governance type at the start of each academic year, these are attached below.

We also provide details of changes to schools statuses during academic years 2016-2019.

Total schools by area September 2019

As at 4 September

Maintained schools

  North east North west South east South westTotal
Nursery 0 1 1 2 4
Primary 45 32 52 53 182
Secondary 1 2 5 5 13
Special 2 4 6 2 14
PRU 2 2 2 2 8
Grand total 50 41 66 64 221

Academy and free schools

  North east North west South east South westTotal
Nursery 0 0 0 0 0
Primary 23 42 26 26 117
Secondary 14 12 9 9 44
Special 1 2 2 5 10
PRU 0 0 0 0 0
Grand total 38 56 37 40 171

By governance type

 CommunityFoundation Voluntary Aided Voluntary Controlled Academy and FreeTotal
Nursery 4 0 0 0 0 4
Primary 83 18 65 16 117 299
Secondary 4 2 7 0 44 57
Special 14 0 0 0 10 24
PRUs 8 0 0 0 0 8
Grand total 113 20 72 16 171 392

By borough - Maintained

  Epsom and EwellElmbridgeGuildford Mole Valley Reigate and BansteadRunnymede Surrey HeathSpelthorneTandridgeWaverleyWokingTotal
Nursery 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4
Primary 11 20 23 19 20 16 7 14 15 28 9 182
Secondary 0 0 2 2 3 0 1 1 0 3 1 13
Special 0 1 2 1 2 1 1 1 3 0 2 14
PRU 0 1 2 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 1 8
Grand total 11 22 30 23 27 19 9 17 18 32 13 221

By borough - Academy and free schools

 Epsom and EwellElmbridgeGuildfordMole ValleyReigate and BansteadRunnymedeSurrey HeathSpelthorneTandridgeWaverleyWokingTotal
Nursery000000000000
Primary8814514818791016117
Secondary4552453534444
Special1011102004010
PRU000000000000
Grand total131320819132312121820171