City of London Academy, Highgate Hill is a secondary school in Islington, London. The school opened in 2017 and can cater for up to 700 students. It is part of the City of London Trust who aim to provide all their students with a world class education which will turn them into 'fully-baked' individuals. The school also wants its students to develop their creative abilities which is why every child is given a free musical instrument in Year 7, with a choice between cello, flute, violin and viola.