The Blue School is a state maintained, fully inclusive Church of England School under the Academies Act 2010 (but where Church representatives do not form the majority of Trustees).

Under the provisions of this act The Blue School is a private company limited by guarantee (Companies House Registration:  07706776). Also under the terms of this Act, The Blue School is defined as an exempt charity.


Mr Paul James

The Ven Anne Gell

Mr Peter Hoddinott

Dr Elizabeth Walker

Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees (The Governing Body), runs The Blue School:

Dr Katrina Bradley (Vice Chair)
Mr Jonathan Brown
Mrs Jacqueline Croft
Revd Samuel Denyer
Mr Dave Hiscox
Mrs Lesley Houlton
Miss Katherine Kinshaw
Dr Kevin Rowlands
Mr Thomas Ruddle
Mrs Jennifer Warnock (Chair)
Mr Mark Woodlock (Headteacher)
Correspondence to the Governing Body should be addressed to the Chair and sent to Mrs Jo Stitch, Clerk to Governors at The Blue School, Kennion Road, Wells, Somerset BA5 2NR or via email to
Please find below a welcome message from our Chair of Governors.


The freehold of The Blue School's estate resides with the Official Custodian of Charities on behalf of Wells Blue School (Charity No: 310266), a foundation trust.  The Wells Blue School Foundation Trust has granted a 125 year lease to The Blue School.

Governors' Grant Scheme

The Trustees of The Blue School Scheme of Foundation have a limited amount of funds at their disposal which can be applied for in the form of bursaries for current and former students.  For further information and an application form, please click on the documents below.

Governors' Grant Scheme - InformationGovernors' Grant Scheme - Application FormScheme of Foundation