Sheffield schools and admissions data

Sheffield City Council has 153 primary schools and 52 secondary schools. 4% of Sheffield's schools are private schools. 58 state schools in Sheffield follow the local authority's admissions criteria, while 123 set their own.

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Ofsted ratings
in Sheffield

  1. Outstanding 21 schools
  2. Good 130 schools
  3. Requires Improvement 15 schools
  4. Inadequate 5 schools

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