Education of children in care – Virtual School Devon

We are committed to achieving the best possible outcomes for children in care as we are their corporate parents. The Virtual School supports all children in care who are living in Devon or who are looked after by Devon but living in another part of the country.

Child in care?

We aim to:

PromoteHigh aspirations and excellent educational outcomes
SupportChildren and young people, carers, schools and settings
ChallengeAnyone who does not deliver on our aspirations
CelebrateAll our successes

The Virtual School team

Our team includes staff from a range of services working together to promote and support the education of children in care. You can find out more about those you are most likely to meet and how to contact them here.

We have also started producing a half-termly newsletter. The latest spring term 2016 edition can be seen here. If you have any items you would like to suggest we include please send them to us at


How we support children in care and care leavers

Find out more about the Virtual School, how it works, why it’s important and how we support children in care and care leavers


Information for schools, settings and governors

Key documents and guidance on working together to support the education of children in care

The Virtual School Team

Virtual School Team

The Virtual School monitors the educational outcomes for all children in care