Secondary Schools in Islington

Secondary Schools in Islington. Find here All Secondary Schools in Islington

Click on the links below to see a school’s full details.


In general, There are:

  • five community schools (three mixed and two all-girls)
  • one voluntary-controlled school (boys)
  • two Catholic voluntary-aided schools (one boys and one girls)
  • two academies (both mixed).
  • Moving from primary to secondary school can be both exciting and daunting.Primary and secondary schools in Islington work together to make the transition as smooth as possible. Pupils in the last year of primary school (Year 6) will have the opportunity to visit local secondary schools and meet older pupils to help them get a feel for what secondary school will be like. You might also find there are joint projects linking primary and secondary schools.

    Secondary schools also have various ways of helping Year 7 pupils settle in to their first year in secondary school, from peer mentoring to separate common rooms.

    You can help your child adjust to their new school by making sure they have all the right equipment (PE kits, pens and books), giving them a quiet place to do their homework after school and taking an interest in new friendships and the school day.

    To find out how to apply for Islington secondary schools, visit the School Admissions pages under the main menu on the right. There are some helpful tips available in the ‘Secondary School Essential Guide’ available to download using the link below.