Salford schools and admissions data

Salford City Council has 102 primary schools and 40 secondary schools. 21% of Salford's schools are private schools. 42 state schools in Salford follow the local authority's admissions criteria, while 62 set their own.

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Ofsted ratings
in Salford

  1. Outstanding 15 schools
  2. Good 62 schools
  3. Requires Improvement 10 schools
  4. Inadequate 4 schools

Most popular state schools
in Salford 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 Salford's Ofsted reports and school performance dashboard