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Address: Nightingale Community Academy, Beechcroft Road, Tooting, London SW17 7DF

Tel: 020 8874 9096



Principal: Andre Bailey

Academy Conversion: September 2016

Age Range: 5 to 19

Planned Number of Places in Funding Agreement: 120

Ofsted Inspection Report: Good (September 2022)

About Nightingale Community Academy

Nightingale Community Academy is a special school in Wandsworth for 120 boys aged 5 to 19 with social emotional and mental health needs.

Primary pupils benefit from a purpose-built classroom hub and outdoor adventure playground and access to weekly music lessons and a comprehensive therapy service. Secondary and post-16 students are offered a broad curriculum including vocational courses such as motor vehicle studies, construction, horticulture and hospitality. All pupils benefit from regular animal therapy at Tom’s Farm, which is located on the spacious school site.

Staff at Nightingale Community Academy take pride in the development of young people in a safe and stimulating environment and are offered a rewarding and varied career in return. To find out more about us visit