Bag a place at top-performing City of London Academy (Southwark)

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LocalEditorBromley Tue 20-Sep-16 22:17:12

Would you like an alternative option for your child's secondary education? City of London Academy (Southwark), a top performing school in SE1, is offering up to 24 places that are not dependent on catchment. Easily reachable from Lewisham by public transport, the school is part of the highest performing Academy chain in the country. Apply by 29 September -see the full details below.

A top performing Academy is within your reach!

- Extensive links with the City of London
- 76% 5A*-C including Maths & English
- 100% A Level pass rate
- 98% achieved a place at their 1st choice university

The City of London Academy (Southwark) is an inspirational, ambitious, inclusive and happy learning community and part of the prestigious City of London family of schools through our sponsor the Corporation of London. We have been incredibly successful in raising attainment and achievement for our community consistently boasting academic results which are significantly above national averages. Last year, our 5 A*- C GCSE including English and Mathematics rose to 76% compared with a likely national figure of around 57%. We also have 100% pass rate at A Level with 98% progressing to their first choice of university.

If you would like your child to join us, but are concerned about being outside catchment, then you could apply through our Business and Enterprise Specialism.

The application consists of an online assessment on Saturday, 8th October 2016. Students do not have to prepare for their test as it is designed to assess aptitude in Information Technology, Business and Enterprise. The deadline for submission of the application form is 29th September 2016 and the results of the test will be available on the 31st October, 2016.

Once your application has been received, you will be allocated a time to attend the Academy for your child’s assessment.

Further information

Admissions and application

Open Mornings – Booking required; click on your preferred date below:        
Monday 26th September 2016 9.00am - 10am            
Wednesday 28th September 2016 9.00am - 10am  

LocalEditorBromley Wed 21-Sep-16 21:52:27

Here's a link to a rather nice video of City of London Academy pupils interviewing peers, parents and staff on GCSE results' day 2016

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