The Pupil Admission Number (PAN) for entry into our school in Year 7, as agreed with both the Department for Education and the Local Authority is 180.

All applications for admission to the school should be made on your Local Authority application form

Special Educational Needs – Any boy with an Education, Health and Care Plan that names the school will be admitted.

Oversubscription Criteria – If there are more applications than places available we will apply the oversubscription criteria listed below:


Key Dates for September 2023 Admission

  • Tuesday 11th October 2022 – Closing date for supplementary applications forms for sport and music
  • Friday 14 October 2022 – Sport Aptitude Test
  • Saturday 15 October 2022  – Music Aptitude Test
  • Wednesday 19 October 2022 – Second part of Music Aptitude Test
  • Monday 31st October 2022 – Closing date for Secondary School Applications

Sport & Music Scholarships Admissions

Up to 18 pupils (10% of the annual intake) will be admitted who show that they can contribute at a high level to major school sports or music and would be willing to support the corporate and extra-curricular life of the School.

If your son has a particular aptitude for sport or music and you would alike to apply under the scholarship criteria, please give details of his achievements and any appropriate groups or clubs to which he belongs when completing the application form below.

All parents/carers will receive the outcome of these aptitude tests before the end of October. The results of the tests do not guarantee a place at the school.

*Scholarship application deadlines differ – please see below for details