South Harringay Infant School

Type Primary
Age Range 3-7
Religion Does not apply
Address Pemberton Road
N4 1BA
Reference Number 102111



South Harringay Infant School, located at N4 1BA, is a vibrant learning community dedicated to fostering individual growth and excellence despite varied starting points and circumstances. The school's diverse student body is committed to Progress with Pride, as it is passionately led by Headteacher Ian Scotchbrook. The school offers a rich curriculum with a wide range of extracurricular activities, as evidenced by involvement in local and mixed sporting events, such as football, netball, and Tag Rugby tournaments.

Cultural awareness and understanding are cornerstones of the educational experience at South Harringay Infant School. In Year 3, the school delves into the changes across Ancient Egyptian history, including pharaoh burial rituals and the spread of beliefs. Other subject areas include learning about the circulatory and digestive systems in Year 6, and RE topics like the story of Moses and Exodus in Year 4. The school is known for its collaborative approach in Design and Technology, as evident in building car chassis using everyday objects in Year 5.

Community involvement is also a strong point, as South Harringay Infant School invites local guests to speak to students about important topics like Passover and the Jewish faith, and encourages parental involvement in home learning projects. The school focuses heavily on promoting cross-curricular education, which helps children appreciate the interconnectedness of subjects within the broader fields of human knowledge.

General Makeup

Number of pupils
Boy/Girl ratio Boys: 51.15%
Girls: 48.85%

Year Groups

Year Number of pupils
1 60
2 57

Ofsted Rating Good
Last Inspection Date 2023-07-11
Date Description Report
2023-05-24 School inspection: School inspection:
2021-11-16 School inspection School inspection
2016-11-09 Short inspection Short inspection
2012-06-25 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2008-12-02 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2004-02-02 Full inspection Full inspection

2024 Admissions

Number of Applications Number of Offers
First Preference Unlock Unlock
Second Preference 58 4
Third Preference 24 1
From another Local Authority 9 0

Previous Years



Name Distance
South Harringay Junior School
Pemberton Rd, London, N4 1BA
0 miles
Chestnuts Primary School
Black Boy Lane, Tottenham, London, N15 3AS
0.38 miles
North Harringay Primary School
Falkland Road, Hornsey, London, N8 0NU
0.43 miles
West Green Primary School
Woodlands Park Road, Tottenham, London, N15 3RT
0.47 miles
Weston Park Primary School
Denton Road, Hornsey, London, N8 9WP
0.53 miles
St Aidan's Voluntary Controlled Primary School
Albany Road, Stroud Green, London, N4 4RR
0.56 miles
St Mary's Priory RC Infant School
Hermitage Road, Tottenham, London, N15 5RE
0.61 miles
St Mary's Priory RC Junior School
Hermitage Road, London, N15 5RE
0.62 miles
Woodberry Down Community Primary School
Woodberry Grove, Finsbury Park, London, N4 1SY
0.64 miles
St Ann's CE Primary School
Avenue Road, London, N15 5JG
0.68 miles
Tiverton Primary School
Pulford Road, London, N15 6SP
0.71 miles
Harris Primary Academy Philip Lane
Philip Lane, Tottenham, London, N15 4AB
0.73 miles
Seven Sisters Primary School
South Grove, Tottenham, London, N15 5QE
0.79 miles
Rokesly Junior School
Rokesly Avenue, London, N8 8NH
0.85 miles
St Peter-in-Chains RC Infant School
Elm Grove, 3 Elm Grove, London, N8 9AJ
0.85 miles
Stroud Green Primary School
Woodstock Road, London, N4 3EX
0.87 miles
Rokesly Infant & Nursery School
Hermiston Avenue, Crouch End, London, N8 8NH
0.88 miles
Belmont Junior School
Rusper Road, London, N22 6RA
0.89 miles
Belmont Infant School
Rusper Road, Belmont Infant School Rusper Road, London, N22 6RA
0.89 miles
St Gildas' Catholic Junior School
Oakington Way, London, N8 9EP
0.91 miles
Name Distance
Skinners' Academy
Woodberry Grove, London, N4 1SY
0.6 miles
Hornsey School for Girls
Inderwick Road, London, N8 9JF
0.62 miles
Park View School
252 West Green Road, Tottenham, Haringey, London, N15 3QR
0.64 miles
Islamic Shakhsiyah Foundation
First Floor, 277 St Anne's Road, Suffolk Road Entrance, Tottenham, London, N15 5RG
0.71 miles
Beis Chinuch Lebonos Girls School
Woodberry Down Centre, Woodberry Down, London, N4 2SH
0.77 miles
Greig City Academy
High Street, Hornsey, Haringey, London, N8 7NU
0.9 miles
Bnois Jerusalem Girls School
71, 75-81 Amhurst Park, London, N16 5DL
0.97 miles
Beis Rochel d'Satmar Girls' School
51-57 Amhurst Park, London, N16 5DL
0.97 miles
Vishnitz Girls School
49 Amhurst Park, N16 5DL
0.97 miles
Kestrel House School
104 Crouch Hill, Crouch End, London, London, N8 9EA
0.98 miles
Beis Aharon School
83-95 Bethune Road, London, N16 5ED
1.03 miles
The Grove
Downhills Park Road, Tottenham, London, N17 6AR
1.1 miles
Arts and Media School Islington
Turle Road, London, N4 3LS
1.1 miles
Our Lady's Catholic High School
6-16 Amhurst Park, Stamford Hill, London, N16 5AF
1.15 miles
T T T Y Y School
14 Heathland Road, London, London, N16 5NH
1.17 miles
Maria Montessori School
26 Lyndhurst Gardens, London, NW3 5NW
1.17 miles
Heartlands High School
Station Road, Wood Green, London, N22 7ST
1.29 miles
Lubavitch House School (Senior Girls)
107-115 Stamford Hill, London, N16 5RP
1.31 miles
Bobov Primary Boys School
87-90 Egerton Road, London, N16 6UE
1.36 miles
Highgate Wood Secondary School
Montenotte Road, London, N8 8RN
1.41 miles


Age Range

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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)