Schools and colleges
There are nearly 100 schools in Nottingham with most primary and secondary schools rated as either ‘Outstanding’ or ‘Good’ by Ofsted.
As a number of schools are producing excellent results they are in high demand. In addition there are a number of independent and private schools in the city and county area. You can find out more about local school performance here.
The city is also home to a number of excellent colleges, including the Nottingham University Academy of Science and Technology which offers opportunities for anyone between 11 and 19 with a passion for science, computing or engineering.
Nottingham also boasts two excellent universities. The University of Nottingham, a member of the Russell Group conducting world-class research, and Nottingham Trent University, which was named University of the Year 2017 in the Times Higher Education Awards.