Archbishop Tenison’s is a thriving, Church of England, voluntary-aided school, founded over 300 years ago, providing a high-quality, innovative education for boys aged 11–16, offering places to Church of England families, other faiths and no faith. We have a thriving Sixth Form, with a broad curriculum for both boys and girls.
Bishop Thomas Grant is an 11–18 Catholic co-educational school. A specialist maths and computing school. The school aims to enable all students placed in our care to develop their potential to the full in a school environment firmly founded on Christian principles. We produce academic attainment in the context of equality of opportunity and Catholic spiritual and moral values. The school exists primarily to serve the Catholic community. Admission is normally restricted to committed and practising baptised Catholic children who have one or both parents who are also committed, practising members
City Heights Academy is a non-denominational, non-selective school, welcoming girls and boys from all backgrounds from the local community. We opened with just 110 Year 7 students in September 2013. Each year we will welcome another cohort of students until we have 1100 11-18 year olds by 2019 (including a sixth form of 200).
Dunraven is a designated High Performing, co-educational, multi- ethnic, 4-18 All-Through school.
Durand Academy is an all-through school, offering children, parents and families the security of knowing that they have a place in an outstanding school all the way through to 18. From nursery age to adulthood Durand takes a consistent approach to teaching and learning, instilling a culture of hard work and high expectations throughout the Academy. Once admitted to the school all children will board from year 9. Durand Academy has its own swimming pool and all weather pitch, ensuring healthy minds and healthy bodies. Durand’s chefs use organic and farm assured ingredients used wherever possible in the kitchen too, to ensure this philosophy runs right through the DNA of the school.
The Elmgreen School offers a ‘well designed and flexible’ curriculum and the highest standards of teaching and learning, delivered within an atmosphere of mutual respect and personal achievement. he national curriculum is followed by all students with a strong emphasis on English, Maths and Science.
This is complemented by a strong Humanities offer. All students benefit from excellent ICT, music and modern foreign language provision offering a breadth and depth of learning. Humanities, the chosen specialism of the school, …
Evelyn Grace Academy is an ambitious secondary school with a rigorous curriculum and broad en-
richment programme that prepares students for a successful future. Evelyn Grace Academy provides a
rich and diverse curriculum with a particular focus on the core subjects – maths, English and science
– as well as sport. We also offer a mix of traditional and modern subjects from geography, history and
religious education to ICT, Mandarin and Dance.
Lambeth Academy is a happy school which is ambitious for its students. We are a ‘good’ school (Ofsted February 2013) with an ‘outstanding’ English Department (Ofsted subject judgement February 2012).
We are well on our way to being an ‘outstanding’ school and this is testament to the hard work and dedication of the staff and students who work at Lambeth Academy.
Lilian Baylis Technology School (LBTS) is a mixed, 11–19, non denominational school located in a brand new building at Vauxhall. All of our students are supported through outstanding teaching, small classes and setting to ensure that they reach the highest standards. Students are set in English, Maths and Science from Y7. In Y9 students start their GCSEs in most subjects in set classes. We support our most able through offering separate GCSE Sciences (Biology, Chemistry and Physics), GCSE Maths, GCSE Statistics and GCSE Mandarin. Students can study a wide range of options for GCSE. These include Geography, History, Religious Studies, Art, Animation, Drama, PE, Business, Health and Social Care, Computer Science, Food, Resistant Materials and Engineering. Students can also choose , Spanish and Portuguese. Our results show that our students are achieving well above national average in GCSE English and Maths for both progress and A*–C grades.
The London Nautical School exists to educate and prepare pupils to be able to meet the needs of
society, either at sea or in any other occupation, where responsibility, attention to duty and regard
for others are valued equally with academic and practical skills. The school’s success in achieving
its aim depends on effective partnership between parents, pupils, staff and governors, together with a
curriculum within which the school’s nautical character forms a central part.
The Norwood School is a vibrant, dynamic and ambitious 11-18 mixed secondary school, rated good
with outstanding features by Ofsted. The Norwood School is entering an exciting time, with a brand
new building opening in 2013, a vibrant and flourishing Sixth Form and the school’s best ever GCSE
results in 2011, placing them 5th best in England for the value added measure. Our specialism in Per-
forming and Visual Arts further compliments and enriches our offer by fostering students’ imagination
and developing their self confidence.
Oasis Academy South Bank is an oversubscribed brand new secondary school which opens to 120 Year 7 students in 2013 and will build year on year.
Platanos College is a mixed Academy with specialisms in Business and Enterprise and Training. We were designated ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted in our last inspection. We are also a member of the Leading Edge programme, a national network of high-performing schools. In 2012, 80% of our pupils achieved 5+ A*-C GCSEs including English and Maths, with 89% achieving 5+ GCSE grades at A*–C or equivalent.
Saint Gabriel’s is an established Church of England College for 11-16 years olds, co-educational since
2012. We are committed to the highest standards of learning within a strong culture of pastoral care.
Last year’s results showed that our students made exceptional progress, placing Saint Gabriel’s in the
top 10% of schools nationally. We are the only Church of England secondary College in Lambeth
offering places to both boys and girls.