Top schools in Earlsfield

Posted 24/05/2024

Earlsfield, a charming suburban enclave in leafy Wandsworth is increasingly popular among first-time buyers, young professionals, and families. Known for its community spirit, excellent transport links, and green spaces, Earlsfield also boasts an array of high quality schools. If you’re considering a move to this vibrant area, discover our beautiful new homes development, The Garratt Collection, and take a closer look at some of the top educational institutions that could be a perfect fit for your family.

1. Allfarthing Primary School
Allfarthing Primary School is a well-regarded institution known for its calm and welcoming environment and strong academic performance. Located just a 15-minute walk from the Garratt Lane development, it offers a broad and balanced curriculum designed to foster both academic and personal growth, with a wealth of wider development opportunities such as chess, drama, coding and cross-country running. The school's inclusive ethos and active parent community make it a standout choice for families in Earlsfield.

2. Earlsfield Primary School
Another excellent option is Earlsfield Primary School. Just a 15-minute stroll from the Garratt Collection, this school is celebrated for its dedicated staff and supportive learning environment, which fosters a culture of positivity and resilience for kids at an early age to carry with them. The school’s focus on individual student development contributes to the strong progress in all subjects here, and a wide range of extracurricular clubs, including French Club, Mini Tennis, and Stories, Crafts & Mindfulness, ensure a holistic education for every child.

3. Southfields Academy
For secondary education, Southfields Academy is a top contender. Also located less than 15-minutes on foot from The Garratt Collection, it provides a dynamic and inclusive learning atmosphere in a respectful, supportive environment. Southfields Academy is known for its strong emphasis on academic excellence, vocational training, and a carefully thought-out programme of personal, social, health and economic education that teaches pupils important life skills. A comprehensive support system prepares students for higher education and future careers.

4. Floreat Wandsworth Primary School
The school run couldn’t get much quicker than the 2-minute walk around the corner to Floreat Wandsworth Primary School from The Garratt Collection. This nursery, reception and primary school offers a modern approach to education, blending traditional values with innovative teaching methods and a broad curriculum that exceeds the scope of the national curriculum. Particularly praised for its focus on character education and fostering a love of learning from an early age, the school's commitment to nurturing well-rounded, confident, polite children makes it a popular choice among new residents. 

5. The Roche School
Finally, The Roche School provides a family-owned, independent, co-educational nursery and primary school option for parents seeking a more tailored educational approach. Just a 7-minute drive from The Garratt Collection, The Roche School is renowned for its small class sizes, offering of over 50 clubs from Spanish language and ballet to chess and astrophysics, and excellent personalised learning plans, with The Good Schools Guide remarking that their ‘impressive results prove the adage that happy children do well’. The
school’s vibrant arts and sports programs further enrich the student experience, making it a highly desirable option.

Earlsfield’s combination of excellent schools and vibrant community life makes it an ideal place to settle down. If you’re considering making Earlsfield your home, explore the new Garratt Collection. These modern, stylish homes combining two-bedroom apartments and four-bedroom houses in a wide variety of designs are crafted with families in mind, offering comfortable living spaces within close proximity to these outstanding schools.

Beyond the access to top-notch schools, Earlsfield offers a blend of urban convenience and suburban tranquility, with plenty of parks, local shops, and community events.  Excellent transport links, including the Earlsfield railway station, ensure easy access to central London and beyond, so whether you’re a first-time buyer or looking to upgrade to a family-friendly neighborhood, Earlsfield is an ideal location for young professionals and families alike.