SOMERTON CHURCH OF ENGLAND SCHOOL

Scope and Content

A School was endowed in Somerton under the will of Thomas Fermor in 1580 and was repaired in 1850, 1864 and 1870. A Girls School and an Infants School were supported by Lady Jersey but by1871 these three schools had been amalgamated.

The school was modernised in 1894. It was reorganised as a junior school in 1930 with senior pupils attending Fritwell School.