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Admission to East Leake Academy

We’re delighted that you have shown an interest in East Leake Academy, which offers an exceptional learning environment for secondary students. Our academy is popular and each year we receive high volumes of applications.  We recommend that you visit the academy on one of our open evenings to discover more about life in the academy and our learning environment.

Advice on how to apply to East Leake Academy can be found below.  For sixth form entry, please visit our sixth form pages.

The application process

Nottinghamshire County Council continues to administer the admissions process for East Leake Academy and entry is still based upon the admissions criteria.

For full information on how to apply, click here.

Key dates

The application process for year 7 opens in August each year,  closing in October, with offers made to families in the following March. Any exceptional late applications and changes to preference must be received by the local authority by December.

For the full information on key dates for applications, please click here.

To find out more about catchment areas and whether your property sits inside or outside the ELA catchment, the Nottinghamshire County Council website has full details.

Open Days at East Leake Academy are held in September each year for prospective pupils and parents. Dates and times will be advertised on our website and on our social media channels.

Admission arrangements

The links below detail our admission arrangements:

Admissions Policy 2020 21 For Consultation

Admissions 2019-2020

Admissions 2018-2019

Admissions 2017-2018

Admissions 2016-2017

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