education and childcare

Primary schools

Hackbridge Primary School is located on Hackbridge Road close to Hackbridge Corner. A second satellite building is currently being built on London Road (just north of BedZED - see Community) which will increase the school's capacity by 420 pupils, as well as adding 26 fulltime nursery places.


More details about the school, including the admission policy and most recent Ofsted report, can be found on the school’s website at hackbridgeprimary.sutton.sch.uk. 


Culvers House Primary School Culvers House Primary School is located on Orchard Avenue, opposite Orchard Avenue Recreation Ground (see Parks). More details about the school, including the admission policy and most recent Ofsted report, can be found on the school’s website at culvershouse.sutton.sch.uk


This link on the schoolguide.co.uk website shows other primary schools in the nearby area. 

Secondary schools

There are no secondary schools in Hackbridge – this link on the schoolguide.co.uk shows the 20 closest schools in the area.  

Further education

Carshalton College is located less than a mile from Hackbridge Corner, and offers a range of higher eduction, vocational, apprenticeships and Access courses. More information can be found at carshalton.ac.uk.

Orchard Hill College

Orchard Hill College is an independent specialist provider offering life-changing opportunities to students with additional learning needs. 


The college offers a specialist education programmes for students aged 16 and over in five main centres, including BedZED in Hackbridge (see Community). More information can be found at orchardhill.ac.uk.

Nurseries

Ripples Pre-School is a pre-school nursery for children aged two to five years, located at the Riverside Centre on Culvers Avenue. More information can be found at jancett.co.uk.


Spencer Nursery School Spencer Nursery School is a local authority maintained nursery school for children under five, located on Spencer Road close to Watercress Park. More information can be found at spencernurseryschool.org.uk


Elmwood Nursery Elmwood Nursery is Carshalton College’s on-site nursery for children aged 3 months to 5 years. Preferential places are given to students at Carshalton College. More information can be found at carshalton.ac.uk.


Both Hackbridge Primary School and Culvers House Primary School also have Early Years Foundation Stage provision for children up to five years of age. 


This link on the daynurseries.co.uk website has details on other nurseries in the nearby area.

Children's Centres

There are a number of children's centres in the London Borough of Sutton, the closest to Hackbridge being  Muschamp and Tweedale.


More information on all of the centres in the borough can be found on the Sutton Council website.


The All Saints Centre on New Road also holds a weekly parents and toddlers group every Tuesday between 9.30am and 11am.