Welcome to our top schools Sunday Times league tables 2024 feature.

Best schools Sunday Times league tables 2024


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Best state primary and secondary schools 2024

1. Wilson’s School, Wallington (3)
2. Queen Elizabeth’s School, Barnet (2)
3. The Henrietta Barnett School, Hampstead Garden Suburb (1)
4. Pate’s Grammar School, Cheltenham (6)
5. St Olave’s Grammar School, Orpington (7)
6. Colchester Grammar School (10=)
7. The Tiffin Girls’ School, Kingston (4)
8. Reading School (12)
9. King Edward VI School, Stratford (10=)
10. Altrincham Grammar School for Girls (5)
11. King Edward VI Grammar School, Chelmsford (8)
12. Chelmsford County High School for Girls (17)
13=. King Edward VI Camp Hill School for Boys (18)
13=. Colyton Grammar School, Devon (9)
15. Kendrick School, Reading (14)
16. Tonbridge Grammar School (20)
17=. Tiffin School, Kingston (21)
17= . Lumen Christi College, Londonderry (49)
19. Dartford Grammar School (15)
20. King Edward VI Camp Hill School for Girls, Birmingham (27)

Best comprehensive schools 2024 League Table

1. JFS
2. St Andrew’s RC School
3. Tauheedul Islam Girls’ High School and Sixth Form College
4. The St Thomas the Apostle College
5. Lady Margaret School
6. Menorah High School for Girls
7. Hasmonean High School for Girls
8. The London Oratory School 
9. Waldegrave School
10. Salesian School
11. Didcot Girls’ School
12. Roundwood Park School
13. Arden Academy
14. Cranford Community College
15. St Paul’s Catholic College
16. North Leamington School 
17. Clapton Girls’ Academy
18. Hinchley Wood School
19. Bohunt School
20. Sir John Lawes School


How to get my child into a top secondary school?

Our top tips for Getting your child into the best nearby secondary school are:

  • Researching which are the highest rated schools in your local area.
  • Planning alternatives in advance – since there is of course no guarantee of your first choice working out.
  • Realistically assessing your current financial situation.

Regional 2024 school league tables


Rob Williams

Ask ROB (expert test developer) your questions by emailing passedpapers@gmail.com

An Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society, Rob Williams is a Chartered Psychologist with over 25 years of experience working and designing tests.
Rob has worked for the school entrance test publishers ISEB and GL – as well as the leading global psychometric test publishers including SHL, Kenexa IBM, MBTI, CAPP and SOVA Assessment.


Sunday Times League Tables 2024