The Schools
The Schools

Schools that achieve the World Class Quality Mark will be in a position to rival the best schools internationally.

Alexandra Park School
Alexandra Park School

The school is a reflective and self-critical organisation which lives its aim to "put learning first" through its every action.

The Ashley School Academy Trust
The Ashley School Academy Trust

The Ashley School Academy Trust is an outstanding, outward looking and successful special school for pupils with complex and moderate learning difficulties.

Bishop Ramsey Church of England School
Bishop Ramsey Church of England School

We are committed to ensuring that the school retains its distinctive Christian ethos, its focus on learning and its sense of community.

Bosworth Academy
Bosworth Academy

At Bosworth Academy, our aim is to ensure all students continue their journey into adulthood as confident, capable and successful people who can take control of, and enjoy, their future lives.

Chelsea Academy
Chelsea Academy

Chelsea Academy is an inspirational community of learning. We strive for excellence in all that we do.

Churchill Special Free School
Churchill Special Free School

Churchill School is a unique environment for pupils of average or above average cognitive ability, usually with a diagnosis of language and communication difficulties, high functioning autism

Featherstone High School
Featherstone High School

Featherstone High School is a warm and hardworking community striving for excellence in all that we do. Our school motto "Together we Achieve" emphasises the importance of partnership with parents, students, staff and local community members, in our success.

Forest Gate Community School
Forest Gate Community School

Located in East London, Forest Gate Community School is the sixth highest performing school in the country’s league tables.

Fulbridge Academy
Fulbridge Academy

At the Fulbridge Academy we must ignite children's imagination and their active, willing and enthusiastic engagement in their learning.

Elizabeth Garrett Anderson School
Elizabeth Garrett Anderson School

We embrace new ideas and technologies in order to support our students as they take their place as adults in the modern world.

Europa International School, Seville
Europa International School, Seville

We encourage an international outlook amongst our students and look forward to collaborating with other centres of excellence in the UK and around the world.

Harris Academy Chafford Hundred
Harris Academy Chafford Hundred

Chafford Hundred has a distinctive ethos, a school for the future with personalised learning at the very heart of our thinking, methodology and development.

Harris Academy Greenwich
Harris Academy Greenwich

We develop successful students who demonstrate courage, behave with integrity and live happy lives.

Harris City Academy Crystal Palace
Harris City Academy Crystal Palace

At Harris City Academy Crystal Palace, our vision is simple - 'All Can Achieve'.

Hayes School
Hayes School

We judge everything we do by asking "Would this be good enough for my child?"

Holland Park
Holland Park

The school is profoundly committed to exacting high standards, to formality, to demanding creative excellence from its staff and students.

The Green School for Girls
The Green School for Girls

A busy and vibrant school, where we value every student, enabling them to flourish both academically and in their personal development.

The Morley Academy
The Morley Academy

At The Morley Academy we are determined to ensure that every young person emerges with the gift of a formal, academic education which equips them for study at the best Universities in the world and to flourish in the most demanding jobs.

Ocheon High School
Ocheon High School

Ocheon High School in South Korea was one of the inaugural internationally accredited WCSQM schools in recognition of its excellent international exchange project.

Rushcliffe School
Rushcliffe School

Rushcliffe School is a vibrant, inclusive, learning community with a determination to provide an outstanding education for all our pupils.

Sandringham School
Sandringham School

Students at Sandringham thrive in a World Class culture.

Saint John The Baptist School
Saint John The Baptist School

We want to be the best school in the country.

St Albans Girls' School
St Albans Girls' School

Our seven year learning journey at St Albans Girls' School embodies our school ethos of: Learning for Life in a Community where All can Excel.

St Mary's College
St Mary's College

St Mary's College delivers world-class thinking and world-class achieving, offering our students top-quality educational provision, outstanding facilities and a commitment to the highest of standards.

St Stephen's School
St Stephen's School

At St Stephen's we strive to make certain that every child reaches their potential academically, morally, spiritually and physically.

Tudor Grange Academy
Tudor Grange Academy

Our ambition is to deliver a world class education and allow our students to become highly successful and qualified people, with a strong sense of moral purpose.

Weydon School
Weydon School

Weydon School strives for outstanding academic attainment and personal wellbeing. We are a supportive and inclusive community whilst also creating outstanding citizens, giving our students a well rounded education.

Wymondham College
Wymondham College

The College aims to provide the best state education in England within an inclusive and caring day and boarding community.

Our Schools

A montage of the self-audit videos submitted by the 2018 accrediting secondary and primary schools.

Following is a list of all accredited World Class schools, listed by the year of accreditation. All these schools:

  • were, at the time of their accreditation, deemed 'outstanding' by Ofsted with a demonstrably outstanding track record
  • were independently endorsed, in the course of our research, by at least two respected sources*
  • were outstanding in a specific context, for example, regionally, or within a given specialism
  • in comparison to national averages, had a track record of outstanding pupil achievement at Key Stage 4
  • developed World Class students in ways that were ground-breaking
  • represented a diversity of outstanding provision
  • demonstrated a commitment to bringing about improvement through partnership and collaboration.

Special Schools accredited in 2018

Primary Schools Accredited in 2018

Secondary Schools Accredited in 2018

Schools receiving International Accreditation in 2018

Claremont High School, Harrow partnered with Gymnasium F. F. Runge, Oranienburg, Germany

Sandringham School, Hounslow, with Ocheon High School, South Korea

Sandringham School, St Albans, with Europa International School, Seville, Spain

Accredited in 2017

Accredited in 2016 and reaccredited in 2019

Accredited in 2015 and reaccredited in 2018

Our early adopter schools, accredited in 2014

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