Yarm County Primary School is a mixed state primary school in the town of Yarm, Stockton on Tees.
The school is an excellent school in the local area and was recently rated 'outstanding' by ofted. Ofsted inspectors commented “Yarm is an outstanding school as evidenced most notably in the high standards pupils attain and in the exceptional curriculum, care and support provided.”
Because of the report, the school was placed within the top 6% of primary schools nationally. The current school Headmaster is Mr. Peter Davies, who by ofsted was praised for his leadership style. The schools Deputy Headmistress is Mrs Jill Wood. The school benefits from many extra curricular activities and has a Parent Teacher Association (PTA)
Towards the end of the school year in 2008 it was announced the schools Headmaster, Peter Davies, will take up a secondment as Regional Coordinator for the Association of School and College leaders. In his absence, Jill Wood the schools deputy head, will take on the role of Acting Head teacher,