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

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In-Year Applications

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


Please refer to the relevant documents shown in the sidebar.

Attendance Officer: Mrs Barrett

Attendance Officer: Mrs Barrett

Email to Mrs Barrett

Tel: 01933 417854

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Rushden Academy

Rushden Academy

01933 350391


KS3 Head of Years

Head of Year 7 - Mrs K Monkman

Head of Year 8 - Mr C Smith

KS4 Head of Years

Head of Year 9 - Mrs S Finney

Head of Year 10 - Mr S Harris

Head of Year 11 - Mrs A Gurnham

KS5 Head of Year

Head of Year 12 & 13 - Mr P Chapman

Deputy Head of Year 12 & 13 - Mrs A Owen

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Rushden Academy

Hayway, Rushden, Northamptonshire. NN10 6AG
Tel: 01933 350391
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