Parkgate House School

Type Independent School
Age Range 2-11
Religion Unknown
Address 80 Clapham Common
Clapham Common
Reference Number 101091



Parkgate House School is an independent, mixed education establishment situated at 80 Clapham Common in London, SW4 9SD. It caters to children aged 2 to 11, and its student population includes 151 pupils (48.9% boys, 51.1% girls). The school offers a variety of subjects and enrichment activities, such as horse-riding, ballet, drama, and karate, to foster the holistic development of its students. Without a selective admission policy, the school aims to provide a non-selective, inclusive environment for its learners.

The school is part of the community in Wandsworth and contributes to its local culture, offering after-school clubs to offer additional opportunities for confidence and character building. As a well-established facility, having begun operation on November 7, 1994, Parkgate House School maintains high expectations for its pupils, ensuring they achieve well academically. The headteacher is Mr. Malcolm McKinlay, and the proprietor of the school is Catherine Shanley.

Parkgate House School is recognized for its effective safeguarding measures, strong leadership, and high staff morale. The school community has a reputation for maintaining a safe and productive educational environment that focuses on democratic processes, the rule of law, and active citizenship.

General Makeup

Number of pupils
Boy/Girl ratio Boys: 51.41%
Girls: 48.59%

Year Groups

Year Number of pupils
1 Unknown
2 Unknown
3 Unknown
4 Unknown
5 Unknown
6 Unknown

Ofsted Rating Outstanding
Last Inspection Date 2022-04-29
Date Description Report
2022-03-01 Standard inspection: Standard inspection:
2018-03-13 Standard inspection: Standard inspection:
2015-03-20 Emergency inspection Emergency inspection
2014-10-21 Standard inspection: Standard inspection:
2008-09-17 Light touch inspection Light touch inspection
2005-02-21 Standard inspection Standard inspection

Name Distance
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0.17 miles
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0.32 miles
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0.52 miles
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0.52 miles
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0.57 miles
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0.59 miles
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0.6 miles
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0.62 miles
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0.71 miles
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0.72 miles
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0.72 miles
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0.74 miles
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0.77 miles
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0.85 miles
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0.86 miles
ARK John Archer Primary Academy
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0.89 miles
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0.9 miles
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0.97 miles
Falconbrook Primary School
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1.01 miles
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48 North Side, Wandsworth Common, London, London, SW18 2SL
1.07 miles
Name Distance
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0.49 miles
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0.69 miles
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0.72 miles
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0.87 miles
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0.9 miles
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1.02 miles
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1.04 miles
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1.1 miles
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1.18 miles
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1.19 miles
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1.25 miles
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1.26 miles
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1.45 miles
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1.52 miles
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1.52 miles
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1.71 miles


Age Range

Special Schools

Independent Schools

Faith Schools

Key Stage 2 Attainment

Students Meeting expected standard

Students Meeting higher standard

GCSE Attainment

Attainment 8 score percentile

Students getting 5 or more GCSE's at grade 9-4 (A-C)