The ISFA Junior Hub School Programme is entering its second season, with 160 school teams and 1600 children having taken part if Junior Hub Schools Festivals during Year 1, the 2015-16 season.  Reports, photos & dates of future festivals can be found on the individual school pages below, or for more information on becoming a Junior Hub School email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

A number of new schools will be joining the programme for the 2016-17 season.

The ISFA Junior Hub School Programme is designed to be a partnership between ISFA and the Hub Schools in order to enhance the football provision available for boys and girls under the age of 11.  ISFA works with these schools in different areas of the country, with the schools becoming centres for festivals, competitions and coaching courses for their local area.

An ISFA Junior Hub School would work towards delivering the following:

  • An Under 8 FA Skills Festival annually;
  • An Under 9 FA Skills Festival annually;
  • An Under 10 FA Skills Festival or Competition annually;
  • An ISFA Coaching INSET Award every 3-4 years.

The following schools are currently involved in the programme:

Alleyn's Junior School, Dulwich
Ardingly College Prep School, Sussex
Beechwood Park School

Bury Grammar School for Boys Junior School, Lancashire
Chigwell School

Clifton College Preparatory School, Bristol
Elstree School, Berkshire
Forest Preparatory School, London
Gatehouse School
Newcastle School for Boys
RGS the Grange, Worcester
Rokeby School, Kingston-upon-Thames, Surrey
St Martin's School, Northwood, Middlesex
Stroud School, King Edward VI Prep School



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SEASON 2017-18

Sun 26th Nov
ISFA North v. South
U18 & U16 matches
(Shrewsbury, 2.00)

11th-12th Dec
ISFA U15 & U14
Representative Camp
(St. George’s Park)

12th-13th Dec
ISFA Girls U18 & U16
Representative Camp
(St. George’s Park)

13th-14th Dec
ISFA U18 & U16
Representative Camp
(St. George’s Park)

Sun 4th Feb
ISFA U18 v. Welsh Schools
(The New Saints FC, 2.00)

Mon 12th Feb
Scottish Schools v.
English Independent Schools
(Toryglen Centre, Glasgow, 4.00)

Mon 5th Mar
Boodles ISFA Cup Final
(MK Dons FC, 7.00)

Thurs.15th Mar
Investec ISFA U13 Cup Final
(Burton Albion FC, 1.15)

Thurs 15th Mar
Investec ISFA U15 Cup Final
(Burton Albion FC, 6.00)

7th-9th Apr
ISFA U13 Regional
Representative Festival
(Shrewsbury School)

Tues 24th Apr
Seven-a-Side Tournament
National Finals
(St. George’s Park, 11.00)