Archbishop Tenison's School

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School Type
Voluntary aided school
Admissions criteria (2018)
Admission based on faith
Oversubscribed Status
In 2018 it was not oversubscribed
Ofsted Grade
Ofsted grade it as Inadequate

Admissions for pupils (starting September 2018)

Oversubscribed Status
Not Oversubscribed
Priority admission
Church of England
Priority admission
No catchment area
Cutoff type
Cutoff distance
Admission number
Not Known
Number of preferences
Not Known

Past admissions status is no guarantee of future admissions, we advise you to always check with the school.


Admissions history

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School Admission area in 2018

  • Not Oversubscribed

This school was able to offer places to everyone who applied on time in 2018 for admission to year 7.

Catchment area

School's admission trend:

  • Easy to get a place

This school's successful applicant area has not been oversubscribed for the last 4 years. This mean it's easy to get a place inside.

Secondary School
  • Size of successful admission area
  • Not Oversubscribed

2017 Census

Number of pupils
Age range
11-18 years old
Class size
16 pupils
Church of England
English as first language
62% of pupils
Gender split (Boys/Girls)
89% / 11% of pupils
Pupils taking free meals
23% of pupils


This school type was Academy sponsor led until 01-06-2018.
GCSE: Pupils achieving 5 or more good passes (inc English and Maths)
Not Known
Sixth form: Average point score per pupil
Not Known
Ofsted inspection results: View Report
CRITERIA 2009 2012 2016
Ofsted Grade: 2 2 4
Quality of Teaching: 2 2 4
Achievement of Pupils: 2 2 4
Behaviour and Safety of Pupils: 2 2 4
Leadership and Management: 2 1 4
1 - Outstanding 2 - Good 3 - Requires Improv. 4 - Inadequate NR - Not Rated

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School contact

LEA contact: Lambeth

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Archbishop Tenison's School
No 4 - Inadequate
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