Admission appeals for primary and secondary school places in September 2020

The Government has issued temporary regulations around school admissions appeals due to the coronavirus outbreak.

As a result of this, parents/carers now have until 28 May 2020 to lodge an appeal for both primary and secondary school places in September 2020. Please contact if you require any further information or clarification.

Sixth form admissions

Separate arrangements are made for admissions to our sixth form – please visit the sixth form section of our website to find out more.

Secondary school admissions

The governing body of Ashington Academy is our admissions authority and determines admissions in accordance with criteria outlined in our admissions policy (download below).

We have 170 places for Year 7 entry in September 2019. 

Applications for a place should be made through Northumberland County Council using the link at the bottom of this page.   

If you have any questions or need help with your child’s application for a school place you can contact our school admissions assistant who will be happy to assist you - Dawn Ruddick,, 01670 623559 / 624889.