Waltham Forest schools and admissions data

Waltham Forest Borough Council has 61 primary schools and 28 secondary schools. 7% of Waltham Forest's schools are private schools. 34 state schools in Waltham Forest follow the local authority's admissions criteria, while 42 set their own.

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Ofsted ratings
in Waltham Forest

  1. Outstanding 17 schools
  2. Good 52 schools
  3. Requires Improvement 4 schools
  4. Inadequate 2 schools

Most popular state schools
in Waltham Forest 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.

Visit Waltham Forest's website to find out more.

Also see Waltham Forest's Ofsted reports and school performance dashboard