Holloway School

Holloway School
Established 1907 (1907)
Type Community school
Head teacher John Dixon
Location Hilldrop Road
N7 0JG
Coordinates: 51°33′11″N 0°07′45″W / 51.5531°N 0.1292°W / 51.5531; -0.1292
Local authority Islington
DfE number 206/4112
DfE URN 100453 Tables
Ofsted Reports
Gender Coeducational
Ages 11–16
Website www.holloway.islington.sch.uk

Holloway School is a coeducational community secondary school, located in the Holloway area of the London Borough of Islington, England.[1]


The school was first established in September 1907 as a boys' school[2] named Camden Secondary School for Boys, it later changed its name to Holloway County Grammar School and then to Holloway Comprehensive School.[3]


Holloway School is coeducational and specialises in sports.[4]

Holloway School offers GCSEs as programmes of study for pupils. Although the school does not operate its own sixth form, graduating pupils are guaranteed a place at City and Islington College through the City and Islington Sixth Form Consortium.[5]


  1. "Holloway School". Holloway.islington.sch.uk. Retrieved 2013-08-30.
  2. "Context". Holloway.islington.sch.uk. Retrieved 2013-08-30.
  3. The Old Camdenians Club. Retrieved 31 January 2015
  4. "Sports College". Holloway.islington.sch.uk. Retrieved 2013-08-30.
  5. "Our Sixth Form". Holloway.islington.sch.uk. Retrieved 2013-08-30.

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