Islington has...

  • 40 Primary schools
  • Seven Secondary schools
  • Two Special schools
  • Eight Academies

See a list of schools and find out more about them, on the Islington Directory:

Schools and Learning

Results in Islington Schools

Key Stage Two

KS2 2016-17 Results66 percent of pupils in 2016-17 met the expected standard for reading, writing and maths; compared to an England average of 61%.

The progress measures for the 3 core subjects were:

  • Reading – 1.2
  • Writing – 1.8
  • Maths – 1.6

1.2 means that, on average, pupils in Islington got 1.2 more standardised marks for the reading test than pupils with similar end of KS1 results nationally, the end of KS1 assessments being the baseline.

Key Stage Four

Progress 8 in English Provisional results for 2017 give Islington a Progress 8 score of 0.14, compared to an English average of minus 0.03.  The Attainment 8 score was 45.4, compared to an English average of 44.2). Islington pupils did particularly well in the English element of Progress 8, ranked equal 17th in the country.