Applying for a place at
The South Wolds Academy and Sixth Form
Admissions Policy for September 2014 Governors have committed to increasing the admissions number if necessary to ensure that every student who attends a link primary school or who has a sibling at the Academy is able to gain a place if South Wolds is their first choice school.
Admissions Policy for September 2013 is available for download at the end of this page. Late applications are welcome, please contact Chris Broughton in school office who can explain to you who this should application should be made to.
We are proud to serve the families from these link primary schools: Bunny, Candelby Lane, Cotgrave CofE, Crossdale, Keyworth, Tollerton, Kinoulton, Willoughby and Willow Brook. Students also attend from many other Primary Schools including Ruddington St Peters. We are also lucky to work with families outside of these areas - this currently includes students from Nottingham City, West Bridgford, Bingham and Leicestershire. We'd love to hear from you if you are interested in joining our great school - the details below will explain to you how you can get in touch with us.
"My three children have had a fantastic education at South Wolds, why on earth would anyone want any more?"
"SWA has improved year on year and this is due to the excellent teaching staff in place."
"The main choice for a lot of folk around here is between our school and private and that was an easy decision for my two sons who are already at the school (and love it and are both doing brilliantly) and I have no question that my daughter will join them in a couple of years. The staff all realise the responsibility they have and the passion and energy that I see in the school is first rate and I see this in my kids and their friends at the school"
South Wolds' Parents
Has your child already been offered a Year 7 place for September 2013?
South Wolds is once again over subscribed against numbers in our catchment area. If you have been offered a place then you can find out more about the transition process by clicking here. If you still wish to apply for a place in Year 7 2013 then please contact the school office for more information.
Is your child in Years 5 or 6 and you want to find out more about the school?
Unfortunately you have missed the Academy open evening which was on the 20th September. However, if your child is currently in Year 5 or 6 and you would like to have a look around school then please contact our Admissions Officer Chris Broughton (Tel. 0115 9373506 ext 127 or e-mail email@example.com) who will arrange an appointment for you.
Are you looking for a mid-year transfer to the school?
If you have any questions about applying for a place in Years 7,8,9,10 and 11 then please contact our Admissions Officer Chris Broughton (Tel. 0115 9373506 ext 127 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org) Chris will arrange for you to have a tour of the school if you think this would be helpful.
If you are considering applying for a place in Year 7-11 then you need to know that all of these applications must be made directly to the Local Authority.
Do you want to apply for a place in our sixth form?
If you are considering applying to our sixth form then you will need to apply directly to us.
You may find some of these documents useful: