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Excellent Exam Results

Consistent high performance of students at GCSE, vocational and A-level

Eye-Opening Teaching

Strong Teamwork

Welcome to Central Foundation Boys’ School

This is a high performing all boys comprehensive school located in the heart of Tech City on the Silicon Roundabout in Shoreditch. We offer a friendly and caring environment where students can thrive. The students’ exam results are consistently well above the national average. Our well-established mixed Sixth Form is vibrant and expanding attracting students from all over London.

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We have high expectations of students’ behaviour in all lessons, assemblies and time spent in social spaces.

Students learn to treat all people with respect and empathy.

GCSE and A level Results (2019)

No test or exam data has been published for 2020 and 2021.

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GCSE - English and Maths 4+

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A level - A* - C

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A level - A* - A

Our teaching ethos

Latest News

15 July 2022

Open Events 2022

We will be holding our open events for students and their parents looking to apply for a place in Year 7 starting September 2023. We will be delighted to welcome members of our local community who wish to visit the school.
23 July 2022

A Creative Arts Evening 2022

On the evening of Wednesday 20th July, Central Foundation opened its doors to present A Creative Arts Evening, inviting the school community to view the wonderful pieces created by our Art and Design students from all year groups.
22 July 2022

GCSE Spanish Trip to Aés in Northern Spain 

17 of our Year 9 and Year 10 Spanish students went to Aés in Puente Viesgo, Cantabria, in Northern Spain from Monday 18th to Friday 22nd July.
22 July 2022

Grand Final of Jack Petchey’s “Speak Out” Challenge! 2022

On Monday 18th July, Nathaniel Todd in Year 10 competed in the Grand Final of Jack Petchey’s “Speak Out” Challenge! 2021-22 which took place in the Cambridge Theatre in the West End.
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Outside The Classroom

We offer every pupil an expansive range of extended schools activities. Whatever a pupil’s interests, there is something to inspire and engage them outside the classroom. All students are provided with a musical instrument in their first year of school.

Music School


Extra Curricular Activities


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Sixth Form

Our Central Futures team is dedicated to ensuring that our students have the academic achievements and skills required to access the highest quality university and career pathways.


We have an expanding number of female students in the Sixth Form
Students learn to work independently
Many of our Year 11 students continue their studies at our Sixth Form, whilst 30-40% of students join us from other schools.

Shoreditch Campus

We are in the heart of the creative and tech hub of Silicon Roundabout next to Old Street station. This is a vibrant and exciting area to study that also provides many work experience opportunities for our students.

Cowper Street, London, EC2A 4SH

020 7253 3741