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Language of instructionSwedish
Age RangeAges 3 to 18
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Quick summary of key school information

Language of instruction Swedish
Native Swedish teachers
Extra languages (other than Swedish)
Class sizes Average 12 students / class
Maximum 20 students / class
Extracurricular activities
School bus
School's webpage:
Yearly fees: from: £11,440
to: £13,600
This school has more than one campus in London:
Pre-school, Primary and Secondary Campus: Ages 3 to 16

Address: 82 Lonsdale Road Barnes, London SW13 9JS UK

6th form Campus: Ages 16 to 18

Address: The National Archives Kew, Richmond, TW9 4DU UK

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All the details about this school in their own words

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Number of students


Number of nationalities represented in the school


Most common nationality


Ratio of local students to international students

All our students live in London with their families, but we also have 64 boarding pupils at our sixth form.

Native Swedish speaking teachers


Language support for students not fluent in Swedish

No. We follow the Swedish curriculum and only accept students with a basic knowledge of Swedish since other students wouldn't benefit from the education since the majority of the teaching is in Swedish.

Additional language classes offered by the school

English, German, Spanish, French

Max. number of students per class


Average number of students per class


Does the school employ teaching assistants?


Use of technology in the classroom

All pupils have access to either Ipads or Chromebooks depending on age, which they use in the classroom to improve pupils' achievement and create conditions for a high-quality education for all pupils.

Is the school ready to use virtual classrooms when needed? (e.g. teaching lessons online if the school is closed, e.g. during COVID-19 closures)


Do students practice religion at the school? What religion?


Do teachers assign homework to their students?


Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs

Yes we have a student welfare team at the school.

Learning support offered

Education for special needs, student counseling service

The school supports gifted, able and talented students

Adapted teaching

Entry evaluation for students


Brief description of entry evaluation required

Depending on the pupils age we ask for assessments or/ and grades.

Waiting list

Only to our nursery at the moment.

Deadline for registration (new academic year)

No SSL accepts students throughout the academic year if we have available places.

Students can join after academic year begins


School start time


School finish time

Depending on age but from 3:00 pm.

Supervised care before/after school

SSL offers extended hours for preschoolers and afternoon activities for the older pupils.

School bus service available


School provided lunches

Yes, but not at sixth form.

Food alternatives for special dietary needs (ie. vegan, kosher, halal etc)


Uniform required


Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

SSL offers many clubs and activities.

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

Karate, Judo, soccer, tennis, dance, etc.

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

Svenska Skolan London is a private, not-for-profit school providing first-rate Swedish education from pre-school through to sixth form.
SSL follows the Swedish curriculum and uses London as a second classroom to add an international dimension to its teaching.

Teaching approach of the school

SSL provides high quality and high tempo education that challenges and motivates students to take an active role in their own learning. By fostering an atmosphere of respect, clarity and dedication, SSL prepares students to become good citizens of the community and understand the world in which we live.

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