Ali Riza Değirmencioğlu Turkish School.
Hazelwood Atatürk School.
Hornsey Atatürk School.
Southgate Atatürk School
Dr Fazil Küçük Turkish School
Rauf Denktaş Turkish School
Diyanet Türk Haftasonu Okullu
West London Türk Okulu
Eltham Turkish School
Edmonton Nightingale Turkish School
Edmonton Fazilet Turkish School
Enfield Turkish School
Grange Park Turkish School.
Hülya Turkish School.
Lighthouse Education Society Schools.
Namık Kemal Turkish School.
New Malden Manor Turkish School.
Oakthorpe Turkish School.
Türk Islamic Cultural Trust Schools.
Fatih Türk Okulu.
Süleymaniye Türk Okulu
The Green Türk Okulu
Valide Sultan Türk Okulu
Waltham Forest Turkish School.
Wimbledon Turkish School
Chesterfield Türk Okulu
Bickley Turkish Club
LANGUAGE AND CULTURE
SCHOOLS IN UK
Turkish Language and Culture supplementary schools
have been established for over 28 years
There are about 30 Turkish supplementary around London currently teaching
around 3000 children.
All Turkish Language and Culture supplementary schools are voluntary
groups whose management committees consist primarily of parents.
The majority of Turkish Language and Culture schools are members of
the Consortium. The Consortium looks to engage in areas common to
all schools and initiates projects for the benefit of all the Schools.
These include fact-finding visits to Universities for pupils of various
age groups, organising conferences for parents/carers and seminars
for teachers to maintain high standards of teaching, among others.
OF TURKISH SCHOOLS
Turkish Schools are proven route to raising standards
among Turkish children.
By raising educational standards we provide children with equality
By encouraging parent to take their children to Turkish schools
will reduce underachievement of our children.
Our schools Turkish curriculum has been designed to support mainstream
education. The topics your son/daughter are being taught in mainstream
schools are supported in the Turkish schools curriculum. This allows
children to consolidate their learning whilst learning their mother
There are annual tests based upon the curriculum that allow schools
to measure their success. The numbers and grades of successful GCSE
and AS/A2 results are available from many schools and provide a
good indication of schools teaching success.
GCSE AND AS/A2 ACCREDITATIONS
Each year hundreds of pupils attain good grades in GCSE and AS/A2
exams. Most pupils pass their exams at least one year before they
sit exams in mainstream schools. Therefore have a clear academic
advantage over those that do not attend Turkish Schools.
Turkish Language examination results are accredited certificates
of attainment and as such are accepted by universities. They provide
Turkish children with an academic edge when applying for higher
Employed teachers are fully qualified. The vast majority
of local teachers either teach in mainstream schools or are past
teachers. The Turkish Embassy and the TRNC Representative Office
provides a number of teachers.
Turkish Schools provide a broad base of facilities
including Turkish Language, Culture and sporting activities, and supplementing
mainstream education. through booster classes in core subjects such
as English, Maths and Science. To help raise standards further some
schools run SAT booster classes and homework clubs.
Whilst children learn, parents have the opportunity to meet and socialise
with their peers. Turkish schools are an oasis for contact with other
Turkish parents. Many schools organise activities for parents on a
EXTRA CURRUCULAR ACTIVITIES
Extra-curricular activities are very popular with pupils. Most schools
offer a variety of extra-curricular activities both cultural and sports
based. The main cultural activity is traditional Turkish folk dancing.
Musical instruments and Turkish chorus singing is also widely available.
Most schools will offer Turkish poetry and general knowledge too.
The main sporting activity is football and there are strong links
between some schools and the Turkish junior league.
Contact any of the schools on the details provided. Alternatively
turn up at any of our member schools and ask for an application form.
Most schools will be happy to provide a 1 weeks trial before commitment.
All Turkish Language and Culture schools are independent voluntary
groups. Few have any formal funding and most pay rent for school premises
and teachers fees. The subscription fees for most schools covers a
proportion of the costs and the balance is obtained through fund raising.
Fees will vary between schools depending on local funding. Most members
offer discounts for large sibling groups.
A number of schools work closely with mainstream schools. They run
joint booster courses in core GCSE subjects and homework clubs. Since
the creation of the Turkish schools Consortium all schools have to
varying degrees worked in partnership and one aim of the Consortium
is to develop partnership arrangements between Turkish schools.
Information is available from any member school. Alternatively you
can send an email to the Consortium contact address and we can either
arrange for someone to call you or to respond back to you by email.