Welcome to St Levan School where all children SHINE!




We are a small rural school situated at the bottom of a beautiful wooded valley in the West Penwith area. Our school caters for 4-11 year olds and we work hard to provide a safe, secure, happy environment for all of our children to learn and thrive in.

Our location

We are fortunate to be located near the stunning coastline of Penberth Cove and Porthcurno Beach.The open air Minack Theatre is also a close neighbour, and they provide a business link which enables a week long residency each Summer from The Central School of Speech and Drama students in our school.

Our Values

St Levan School provides an environment where curiosity is welcomed, enquiry is encouraged and excitement of learning is fostered.


We try to enhance the life of each child equipping them with skills and knowledge to enable them to take full part in society.


We develop the aesthetic, artistic and spiritual awareness of all, promoting understanding, tolerance, fairness and respect for others.


We enable each child to feel pride in their efforts, to learn and have confidence in their own abilities – to become lifelong learners.

Our Aims


To ensure all children gain qualities to enhance knowledge, understanding and skills for their personal development in school and the wider community.


Qualities –that we will value and foster are Honesty, Responsibility, Respect, Tolerance and Self Discipline.


Knowledge – To provide a balanced and evaluated curriculum to enable children to achieve their full potential.


Understanding – The needs to tolerate and accept difference of others in the School and the wider Community.


Skills - All children can excel at something. We aim to help them build self-esteem and work to develop skills educationally, physically, socially and creatively.


Children leaving St Levan School are prepared to embrace the opportunities of Secondary Education having a sound foundation of values, basic skills and enquiring minds.