Southwark schools and catchments

Southwark Borough Council has 90 primary schools and 41 secondary schools. 9% of Southwark's schools are private schools. 47 state schools in Southwark follow the local authority's admissions criteria, while 63 set their own.

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Ofsted ratings
in Southwark

  1. Outstanding 34 schools
  2. Good 61 schools
  3. Requires Improvement 5 schools
  4. Inadequate 2 schools

Most popular state schools
in Southwark 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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