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The best areas for Grammar Schools in London

Grammar schools in London are in very short supply. There are 19 Grammar Schools in London, all of them located on the outskirts of London.

The best areas for Grammar Schools in London

Grammar Schools are spread across all corners of London, from South-West to North-East. But one very important thing to think about is that a large majority of Grammar Schools are single-sex (16 out of 19). You should therefore consider your choices carefully, before making a decision on where to live to be in the vicinity of a grammar school.

If you are looking to move close to a London grammar school, here are the areas you should be targeting:

1 – South-West London:

  • Kingston
  • Sutton
  • Cheam
  • Wallington

2 – South-East London

  • Bexley
  • Bexleyheath
  • Sidcup
  • Orpington

3 – North-East London

  • Ilford
  • Woodford

4 – North London

  • Edmonton
  • Hampstead
  • Finchley
  • Barnet

You can find a map of London’s Grammar Schools here, together with details about each school.

You can also read more about each Grammar School in London in this article.

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