Convent of Jesus and Mary RC Infant School

Type Primary
Age Range 3-7
Religion Roman Catholic
Address 21 Park Avenue
Reference Number 101544



The Convent of Jesus and Mary RC Infant School in London's NW2 5AN is a welcoming and friendly community that caters to children ages 3 to 7, operating as a primary school within the state-funded voluntary aided sector. The school is part of the Brent local authority and is situated at 21 Park Avenue, where it ensures an educational environment centered around Christian values, particularly Roman Catholic teachings, as part of the Archdiocese of Westminster.

Key highlights about the school include:

  • Headteacher: Miss Elsa Fonseca
  • Age range: 3 to 7 years old
  • School type: Voluntary aided primary school
  • Religious character: Roman Catholic
  • Status: Open
  • Number of pupils: 257 students (as of the last recorded census information)
  • Creative use of technology: The school employs Matomo cookies to improve user experience and optimize website performance
  • Enjoys a strong governance: The governing body includes lay appointments and elected parent representatives, with Robert Allan as the appointed chair of governors
  • Members of the federation: Convent of Jesus and Mary Catholic Infant School & Nursery and St Mary Magdalen's Catholic Junior School

Students come from the local area, and the school has a capacity to accommodate 270 pupils, with eligibility for free school meals being claimed for a certain percentage of students.

General Makeup

Number of pupils
Boy/Girl ratio Boys: 49.08%
Girls: 50.92%

Year Groups

Year Number of pupils
1 63
2 71

Ofsted Rating Outstanding
Last Inspection Date 2024-01-25
Date Description Report
2023-12-13 School inspection: School inspection:
2010-09-28 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2008-05-22 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2004-11-29 Full inspection Full inspection

2024 Admissions

Number of Applications Number of Offers
First Preference Unlock Unlock
Second Preference 22 1
Third Preference 13 3
From another Local Authority 7 2

Previous Years



Name Distance
St Mary Magdalen's Catholic Junior School
Linacre Road, Willesden Green, London, NW2 5BB
0.07 miles
St Andrew and St Francis CofE Primary School
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0.34 miles
Gladstone Park Primary School
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0.41 miles
Anson Primary School
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0.5 miles
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0.51 miles
North West London Jewish Day School
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0.7 miles
Malorees Junior School
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0.71 miles
Malorees Infant School
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0.74 miles
Mora Primary School
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0.76 miles
Avigdor Hirsch Torah Temimah Primary School
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0.77 miles
Newfield Primary School
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0.84 miles
The Mulberry House School
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0.86 miles
Leopold Primary School
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0.9 miles
Our Lady of Grace Catholic Junior School
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0.94 miles
Northview Junior and Infant School
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1 miles
Princess Frederica CofE Primary School
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1.05 miles
Islamia Primary School
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1.05 miles
St Joseph's Roman Catholic Primary School
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1.05 miles
St Mary's CofE Primary School
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1.06 miles
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1.06 miles
Name Distance
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0.64 miles
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0.65 miles
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0.75 miles
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0.77 miles
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0.8 miles
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0.82 miles
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0.85 miles
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0.96 miles
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0.98 miles
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1.02 miles
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1.05 miles
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1.12 miles
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1.21 miles
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1.36 miles
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1.46 miles
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1.47 miles
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1.62 miles
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1.71 miles
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1.76 miles
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1.77 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)