Our Mission Statement

     To be exceptional in: Teaching, Leading & Learning

Welcome to Swanlea

Swanlea School is a large, vibrant and thriving secondary school in the centre of London. With approximately 1000 students on roll and a further 210 at KS5, staff at Swanlea work alongside outstanding colleagues to achieve outstanding student outcomes in all key stages.
In July 2013, OFSTED graded Swanlea as outstanding in all categories for the second time. In July 2015, we were awarded Teaching School status as part of our journey to achieving excellence and we continue to strive to deliver outstanding outcomes across all key stages and subject areas. We are committed to the continuous professional learning of all staff.


In OFSTED’S most recent appraisal of Swanlea School’s services, it judged the school to be ‘Outstanding’. View the full report on the link below.


Term Dates

Please click on the link for Term Dates 2017-18


For a list of all our current vacancies please click here

Latest News

Swanlea Express – Issue 14 (7/11/2018) - Have a read of the latest issue here
TeachMeet East London 2018! (6/5/2018) - Compass School, Mulberry School for Girls, St. Gabriel’s College, and Swanlea School have brought together just a…
Swanlea Sixth Form Governors Bursary Winner Complete First Year of University! (6/5/2018) - Last year 3 year 13 students won the Swanlea Sixth Form Governors Bursary and this year,…

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 Our Values

        RESPECT    |    ASPIRE    |    ACHIEVE