Following the most recent Covid-19 restrictions, our school site is now closed to everyone.

We will be unable to respond to telephone messages left, if you need to contact school, please use the following emails:

General advice and guidance: info@rushden-academy.net

Head of Year 7: k.monkman@rushden-academy.net
Head of Year 8: c.smith@rushden-academy.net
Head of Year 9: s.finney@rushden-academy.net
Head of Year 10: r.smart@rushden-academy.net
Head of Year 11: a.gurnham@rushden-academy.net
Head of 6th Form: p.chapman@rushden-academy.net

Head of Maths: s.evans@rushden-academy.net
Head of English: j.neville@rushden-academy.net
Head of Science: c.wiles@rushden-academy.net
Head of MFL: g.brainwood@rushden-academy.net
Head of Creative Arts: a.owen@rushden-academy.net
Head of Performing Arts: j.ede@rushden-academy.net
Head of PE: s.harris@rushden-academy.net
Humanities contact: p.bocking@rushden-academy.net

We send you our very best wishes and ask that you look after yourselves and your families. As hard as it is to self-isolate and distance yourself from others, it is a must now and certainly is in everyone’s best interest.

Application for Year 7 place

Primary schools will issue the relevant Admissions paperwork during the autumn term of the year preceding their Year 7 entry

All allocated Students who have a statement of special educational needs will have the name of the School as an appropriate provision

Places are allocated in accordance to parental preference.  If a first choice school is over-subscribed, then the pupil will be allocated their 2nd choice

Application for a School Place – Students moving into the area

Parents can apply for a school place through School Admissions at Northamptonshire County Council.  In order to process an application, a confirmed address and moving date is required.

For further details please contact the Admissions Team:

Website: www.northamptonshire.gov.uk/admissions

Telephone: 0300 126 1000

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

In-Year Applications

To apply to change your child’s school during the school year, please complete the ‘In-Year Application Form’ which is available from:


Please refer to our admissions policies:

2019-2020 Admission Policy

2020-2021 Admission Policy

Rushden Academy
Northamptonshire. NN10 6AG
t: 01933 350391
e: info@rushden-academy.net

Rushden Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
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