Settings, Schools and Colleges
Early Years and Childcare Providers
The childcare landscape changes more rapidly than with schools. These details are of registered provision with Ofsted, so does not include providers that have chosen not to register with Ofsted. As of February 2017, in Waltham Forest there were:
|50||Day Nurseries offering childcare all-year-round|
|35||Pre-schools and Nurseries offering childcare term-time only|
|60||Ofsted-registered Home Childcarers (nannies)|
|32||Ofsted-registered providers offering Out-of-School care i.e. breakfast, after-school or holiday clubs|
|14||Ofsted-registered Tuition Centres|
There are 78 maintained schools, academies and free schools in Waltham Forest. This includes:
|3||Maintained Nursery Schools|
|51||Primary Schools (21 have Academy or Free School Status)|
|15||Secondary Schools (7 have Academy or Free School Status)|
|2||All Through Schools|
|4||Special Schools (3 have Academy Status)|
|3||Pupil Referral Units|
In addition, there are 6 independent schools.
Colleges and Further Education
There are two Further Education Colleges, one Sixth Form College and one 'free school' College in Waltham Forest.
Eleven schools also currently offer Sixth Form provision.
The Hub's Directory
Please visit the Directory to look up a specific school or childcare provider in Waltham Forest.