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Sunday, 30 October 2011

Find schools and Sure Start Children's Centres

Find out about primary and secondary schools, and Sure Start Children's Centres near you. You can also access Ofsted reports and get information on school performance.

How to use this service

Use the links below and type in the name of the service, a town name, a local authority (LA) or a full or partial postcode. The name of each school or children's centre is a link which will take you to further information.

Closure of the childcare and family services search facility

The search facility for childcare and family services closed on 31 March 2011. Please contact your local authority for details about childcare and family services in your area.


The schools finder can be used to:

  • find primary and secondary schools
  • find Office for Standards in Education (Ofsted) reports
  • find achievement and attainment tables
  • find school profiles
  • find contact details and maps
  • find details of extended services

Schools information is provided by the schools themselves, Ofsted and LAs.

Sure Start Children's Centres

The children's centre finder can be used to find contact details and location maps of Sure Start Children's Centres.

Information about children's centres is provided by the centres themselves and by LAs.

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