The Best Schools Near Colchester

These are the top 10 primary and secondary schools near Colchester ordered by their Ofsted inspection rating then name. To compare all schools near Colchester in more detail use our intuitive schools map, where you can see parent reviews, catchment areas, exam results, league tables and much more.

School Inspection Rating Type Pupils Ages
Colchester County High School for Girls
Norman Way, Colchester, Essex, CO3 3US
Outstanding Academy 982 (100% girls) 11-18
Colchester Royal Grammar School
Lexden Road, Colchester, Essex, CO3 3ND
Outstanding Academy 955 (88% boys 12% girls) 11-18
Hamilton Primary School
Constantine Road, Colchester, Essex, CO3 3GB
Outstanding Primary 421 (52% boys 48% girls) 4-11
Home Farm Primary School
Shelley Road, Lexden, Colchester, Essex, CO3 4JL
Outstanding Primary 282 (46% boys 54% girls) 4-11
Montgomery Infant School and Nursery, Colchester
Baronswood Way, Colchester, Essex, CO2 9QG
Outstanding Primary 315 (47% boys 53% girls) 3-7
St Teresa’s Catholic Primary School, Colchester
Clairmont Road, Lexden, Colchester, Essex, CO3 9BE
Outstanding Academy 219 (48% boys 52% girls) 5-11
St Thomas More’s Catholic Primary School, Colchester
Priory Street, Colchester, Essex, CO1 2QB
Outstanding Academy 209 (47% boys 53% girls) 4-11
The Gilberd School
Brinkley Lane, Colchester, Essex, CO4 9PU
Outstanding Academy 1534 (51% boys 49% girls) 11-16
Braiswick Primary School
Apprentice Drive, New Braiswick Park, Colchester, Essex, CO4 5QJ
Good Academy 284 (49% boys 51% girls) 4-11
Brinkley Grove Primary School
Rawlings Crescent, Highwoods, Colchester, Essex, CO4 9GF
Good Primary 402 (50% boys 50% girls) 5-11