Family Information

Search for a school

The information below will help you use a suitable search directory when looking for a school.

Schools in Leicester

A directory of schools is available that offers a full range of information about schools in the City, including their inspection and performance reportsUse the school finder to search for schools near to you and find out your catchment area school. 

Schools in Leicestershire

If you live in Leicester, you can still apply for a school place out of the city.  However you would need to consider how your child will travel from home to school should your application be successful. 

Special schools 

The needs of some children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities may be better met in a special school.   Gov.uk publish a list of independent special schools, including those approved under section 41 of the Children and Families Act.