Schools and learning

Islington Council promotes learning for everyone - from toddlers and school children to adults. Find content in the links below or on the left hand side of this page.

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Islington has a wide range of schools to choose from and standards are continuously improving. Find out about primary, secondary and special schools.

Early years and childcare

There are a range of early years and childcare services in Islington, including children's centres, nurseries and playgroups.

Free school meals

Islington currently provides universal free school meals to all nursery and primary pupils, and a £150 uniform grant for eligible families.

School admissions

There are many reasons why an Islington school could be just what you're looking for. Find out more and how to apply.

Post 16 education

Find out about options for further and higher education, and how to apply for the Islington Year 12 Bursary and finance for higher education.

Adult and community learning

Find out about adult and community learning, who the courses are for, courses near you and how to sign up.