Admissions & Appeals
Primary Transfer Admissions
All admissions for Primary Transfer to Secondary School for September 2020 MUST be made through your Local Authority. The closing date for applications is Thursday 31st October 2019 at 11.59 p.m. You can apply either by paper or online.
PLEASE DO NOT SEND APPLICATION FORMS TO THE SCHOOL.
The Local Authority will notify the School of all applications after the closing date.
The Governing Body Admissions Committee will allocate 186 places by applying the published admissions criteria.
The School cannot give any information concerning the progress of applications.
The Local Authority will notify parents of their application result on 1st March 2020.
Parents who applied for entry and are unsuccessful have the right to appeal for entry to an Independent Appeal Panel. Appeal requests should be addressed to the Clerk to the Independent Appeal Panel.
Appeals will be heard in early June 2020.
Admissions to Present Year Groups
The Governing Body of the Academy is responsible for its own admissions into the existing Year groups. It has delegated the administration of applications for admission to an Admissions Committee.
The intake into Years 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11 is 180 pupils.
Parents should be aware that the School is full in all Year groups.
Parents have the right to appeal for entry to an Independent Appeal Panel if they have been refused entry by the Governing Body Admissions Committee. Appeal request should be addressed to the Clerk to the Independent Appeal Panel.
Parents who apply for entry and are unsuccessful may, if they wish, be placed on a waiting list.