Clapton Girls' Academy

Hackney, United Kingdom

Location: Hackney, United Kingdom
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Girls
Age range: 11 - 19 years

About Clapton Girls' Academy

Clapton Girls’ Academy, set in the heart of Hackney, was founded in 1906. It is an outstanding academy which provides opportunities for every student to achieve their very best.  The academy has a long and successful history of providing the best, forward thinking, education for girls.

Students at Clapton Girls’ Academy are encouraged to reach their potential, value their progress and enjoy their experiences along the way.  Our exceptional GCSE and A Level results are a key measure of success but we also pride ourselves in developing reflective, kind, hardworking and independent individuals. Teachers and other adults are inspiring, supportive professionals whose commitment and dedication is evident throughout the academy.  The academy is very well-resourced and girls are offered many exciting opportunities to learn and experience success.

Both students and staff at Clapton Girls’ Academy are very proud to be part of an established community that values a rich diversity of language and culture. 

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Address: Laura Place, Lower Clapton Road, London, E5 0RB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8985 6641
What people say about us

I love this school. The teachers are so encouraging and I find the all girls’ environment helps me concentrate.

- Year 11 Clapton Student, Clapton Girls’ Academy

Clapton is a welcoming place. You make great friends and memories.

- School Council Student, Clapton Girls’ Academy

I received amazing academic support at Clapton and was lucky to have such inspirational teachers helping me to thrive and achieve so well. You take it for granted how great the school is until you are leaving!

- Former Sixth Form Student, Clapton Girls’ Academy
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