Schools and education

Schools, nurseries and pre-schools, adult education, options for 16 to 19-year-olds, teachers, parents and extra-curricular activities.


Search the directory of Croydon schools, school admissions, school travel, term and holiday dates, services, attendance, performance, free school meals, help with uniform costs, and Croydon Schools' Forum.

Nurseries and pre-schools

Information about nurseries and pre-schools in Croydon can be found on Family Space Croydon. You can also search our directory for schools and nurseries.


Appointment of experienced teachers, religious education, overseas trained teachers, newly qualified teachers (NQTs), and training to be a teacher.


Educating your child at home, family learning, school complaints, and why children bully.