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  • The Ellen Wilkinson School for Girls
    Queen's Drive
    W3 0HW
  • Head: Ms R Kruger
  • T 020 8752 1525
  • F 020 8993 6632
  • E [email protected]
  • W www.ellenwilki…
  • A state school for girls aged from 11 to 18.
  • Boarding: No
  • Local authority: Ealing
  • Pupils: 1,350; sixth formers: 270
  • Religion: Non-denominational
  • Review: View The Good Schools Guide Review
  • Ofsted:
    • Latest Overall effectiveness Good 1
      • Outcomes for children and learners Good 2
      • Quality of teaching, learning and assessment Good 2
      • Effectiveness of leadership and management Good 2
    • 1 Short inspection 28th February 2018
    • 2 Full inspection 15th January 2014

    Short inspection reports only give an overall grade; you have to read the report itself to gauge whether the detailed grading from the earlier full inspection still stands.

  • Previous Ofsted grade: Good on 11th March 2009
  • Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report

What says..

The smell of fresh paint blends in with the scent of freshly cut flowers. There is a hotch-potch of different styles: Victorian, polished wood floors and high ceilings, lined with gold leaf embossed honours boards, and a tranquil Japanese garden surrounded by 60s two storey blocks, where the girls can enjoy lunch in the warmer months. Lots of outdoor space, with grass and all weather hockey pitches as well as tennis and netball courts enabling the school to host a number of competitions across the borough. Ellen Wilkinson prides itself on being a ‘sports leadership academy'...

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What the school says...

The Ellen Wilkinson School for Girls is a Specialist College for Science and Mathematics providing single-sex education in a culturally diverse, vibrant, learning community. Our pupils achieve 'excellent results in examinations because teachers encourage you to have high expectations to achieve your best'. We have an outstanding flexible and personalised curriculum and excellent personal development and well-being. Our large cohort of higher ability girls go on to the best selective universities. ...Read more

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2015 Good Schools Guide Awards

  • Excellent performance by Girls taking Religious Studies at an English Comprehensive School (GCSE Short Course)
  • Excellent performance by Girls taking Arabic at an English Comprehensive School (GCSE)

What The Good Schools Guide says


Since 2014, Rachel Kruger B Mus Ed, B Mus Hons, BSc (pure maths), MBA (late 40s). She arrived here in 2012 as deputy head, and taught maths and music. In 2013 she became acting head and took over as permanent head in March 2014. Originally from Stellenbosch in South Africa, Ms Kruger studied Bloemhof Girls’ High School in Stellenbosch. She has spent the last 15 years in schools in Ealing. Prior to starting at Ellen Wilkinson, she taught maths for 11 years at co-ed comprehensive Dormers Wells High School, and music at Uxbridge High School for two years before that. She now feels she has come full circle, relishing the atmosphere of this all girls’ school. She is clear about the benefits of single sex education for girls. ‘I love seeing the girls in...

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