Important News

Admissions         

Are you looking for a school place for your child? We still have nursery and reception places available and would love for your child to join the Ark Paddington Green and King Solomon Academy family.

From September 2019, following the merger with King Solomon Academy, all pupils at Ark Paddington Green will become King Solomon Academy pupils and there will be one admission point to King Solomon Academy. The Reception and Nursery Open days are:

Tuesday 11th December at 2pm starting at King Solomon Academy Younger Years Site (Crompton Street, London W2 1ND, currently Ark Paddington Green), then moving to the Older Years Site at 3pm and ending at 3.30pm.

Wednesday 9th January at 9am starting at King Solomon Academy Older Years Site (Penfold Street, NW1 6RU), then moving to the Younger Years Site (Crompton Street, London W2 1ND) where the tour starts at 10am and finishes at 10.30am.

Reception: By choosing Ark Paddington Green and King Solomon Academy for your child's school, you are placing them in an all-through school with an automatic place in primary and secondary. For more information please click here, and to apply please click here to complete an e-Admissions form.

Nursery:  Our nursery provision is supported by dedicated leadership and fully qualified staff, thus ensuring your child is provided with outstanding education and life changing opportunities. For more information please click here, and to apply please click here to complete an e-Admissions form.

Vision and Values

At Ark Paddington Green we want to equip our pupils with the knowledge, skills and character to be successful and happy.

Our school is defined by:

  • An inclusive, transformational culture: We believe that more than 95% of our pupils can be happy and successful at university
  • No excuses and high expectations of pupils, parents and staff: We have rigorous pupil behaviour management policies in place, as well as exceptional staff commitment
  • Maximising outcomes by creating engaging, fast paced and more time for learning
  • A curriculum which is genuinely university preparatory: our curriculum prioritises depth before breadth

The values that we celebrate in our community are called PAW values, and stand for:

Perserverance

Aspiration

Working together

Our pupils and staff display these values, and by explicitly growing our pupils's chracter through a values driven approach we believe we are nurturing children who will grow into caring, determined and passionate members of their community.