Reading schools and admissions data

Reading Borough Council has 53 primary schools and 21 secondary schools. 16% of Reading's schools are private schools. 24 state schools in Reading follow the local authority's admissions criteria, while 32 set their own.

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Ofsted ratings
in Reading

  1. Outstanding 9 schools
  2. Good 40 schools
  3. Requires Improvement 3 schools
  4. Inadequate 2 schools

Most popular state schools
in Reading in 2019

  1. Primary
  2. Secondary



Popularity is based on the number of first preference applications a school received compared to the number of places available, where we have this data. Where places available data isn't held, first preferences are compared to the number of offers made.

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Also see Reading's Ofsted reports and school performance dashboard