London possesses a number of reputable sports schools. Whether focusing on physical education as a discipline, gaining an overall appreciation for fitness or honing skills in a particular sport, the right curriculum can be found in London's specialised sports schools. While London's sports colleges vary in focus, each is dedicated to academic success and healthy living.
Eltham Green School
Possessing one of the best locations in London, Eltham Green Secondary School (ages 11 to 18) is set among gardens and numerous sports fields. Its striking grounds offer students the ability to play and relax during their pursuit at Eltham.
Eltham's mission is to foster ongoing student lifestyles devoted to sports appreciation and overall health. Ideally, students leave Eltham further prepared for higher education. State of the art facilities on Eltham Green's campus allow students to take part in rowing, judo, equestrian, soccer, basketball, rugby and a host of other conventional sports.
Eltham Green's curricula aim to ensure students benefit from successful academic experiences, as they strengthen their confidence and have fun. The director of PE and Sport at Eltham states that, "Research shows that positive involvement in sports leads to increased academic performance."
Eltham Green School--A Specialist Sports College Middle Park Avenue Eltham, London SE9, 5EQ +44-020-8859-0133 elthamgreen.co.uk/Default.aspx
Kelsey Park Sports College
Kelsey Park is a secondary school catered to healthy lifestyles for students (ages 11 to 18). That goal is achieved, in part, by offering healthy food options on campus.
The vision of Kelsey Park is for students to adopt positive perspectives toward physical fitness, and the school maintains high expectations of academic success and personal behaviours. Kesley Park curricula are dedicated to enforcing strategies of local sports clubs in order to promote strong student development in PE.
Kelsey Park Sports College operates under the premise that "every child succeeds, every child prospers and every child matters."
Kelsey Park Sports College Manor Way, Beckenham, BR3 3SJ +44-020-8650-8694 kelseypark.bromley.sch.uk
Imperial College London
At Imperial College, students can earn a degree while learning from world-class faculty, benefiting from the use of upscale sports facilities and enjoying the limitless opportunities and resources of London. Sports Imperial is a division of Imperial College, which is dedicated to providing state-of-the-art facilities for fostering physical fitness for students of all levels.
Sports Imperial is the first university in the United Kingdom to offer students free use of sports facilities. Facilities at Imperial College are vast, including a new flagship sports complex, a boathouse, an outdoor swimming pool and more.
Imperial College London South Kensington Campus London SW7 2AZ +44-020-7589-5111 3.imperial.ac.uk/sports
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