Our Community

Explore our Countess Gytha School Catchment Area

This page provides links to the communities that our children and families mainly come from.  Where we can accommodate them we also welcome children from outside our immediate villages and hamlets.

Somerset County Council catchment area page for interactive map


Map of our Catchment area

Queen Camel

Queen Camel is where the school is located. It is a village  on the River Cam and the A359 road, in the South Somerset district of Somerset, England. It is about 7 miles (11.3 km) north of  Yeovil. According to the 2011 census it had a population of 908.  

Information about  Queen Camel  village can be found on the local website www.queen-camel.co.uk
The local medical centre is located at:
Queen Camel Medical Centre
West Camel Road
Queen Camel
BA22 7LT

Website: www.queencamelmedicalcentre.co.uk

Chilton Cantelo

Chilton Cantelo  village has  a  a population of around 450 people information can be found on Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chilton_Cantelo

Corton Denham

Corton Denham village has  a  a population of around 190 people information can be found on Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Corton_Denham

Marston Magna

Marston Magna village has  a population  of just over 500 information can be found on  Wikipedia:  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marston_Magna


Sparkford  village is close to the A303 with a population of around 500 people. To find out more visit Sparkford website:   http://www.sparkford.f9.co.uk/

South Barrow

South Barrow village  information can be found on Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/South_Barrow


To find out more visit the Rimpton Village website: http://rimpton.net/

West Camel

West Camel is a  village with a population of about 400 people. The busy A303 trunk road runs along the north of the main village, leaving houses at Steart Hill and the hamlet of Downhead somewhat cut off from the rest of the village.
To find out more visit West Camel’s website:   http://www.westcamel.org.uk/

Other Villages and hamlets in the catchment area  include:

Bridgehampton, Speckington, Sutton Montis and Weston Bampfylde  which you can explore via various websites.