Admissions to Secondary School
Year 7 entry
There are 210 places each year for entry into Year 7. Please see our Secondary Admissions Policy below for full details.
In short, places are allocated to:
- Looked-after children
- Siblings of pupils currently in the secondary school
- Pupils who score most highly on our Governors’ Places aptitude test.
- Distance places for those at Islington Church of England Primary Schools (Foundation places) The last 3 years distance cutoffs were:
2018= 0.79miles, 2019= 0.89miles, 2020= 1.038miles
- Distance places without any other criteria (Open places) The last 3 years distance cutoffs were: 2018= 0.33miles, 2019= 0.36miles, 2020= 0.376miles
Applications for transfer into Year 7 during Year 6 should be made using the Pan London Application Form, available on the London Borough of Islington website.
Information about applying for our Governors' Places, both registration and test information, can be found here
For in-year admissions, please follow this link for the application form
If your child has not been offered a place, the law entitles you to appeal to an Independent Appeal Panel against that decision. For more information on the appeals process for 2021 entry will be available shortly.