Acklam Grange

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Acklam Grange School


At Acklam Grange, we understand that your choice of secondary school is an extremely important decision for your child’s future. We want you to make that decision with the right information.

The Legacy Learning Trust is the Admissions Authority for the School.

These arrangements are established in accordance with Annex 1 of the Academy’s Supplemental Funding Agreement.

The Local Authority (LA), Middlesbrough Council, its LA Admissions Team will co-ordinate all admissions and this is referred to as the coordinated admissions scheme.

All Year 7 admissions will be requested via the LA common admissions form.

The published admission number for entry into Year 7 at Acklam Grange School is 294, this figure is agreed and set 18 months in advance of the admission round.

Our key school contacts are:

LA Admissions team:  01642 201889 or 01642 245432


For admissions, appeals, and school service advice please contact:

Mrs S Craster

Admissions and Appeals Officer

Acklam Grange School

01642 277700


For further SEN related information on admissions:

Miss N Pearson


Acklam Grange School

01642 277700


Admissions – Year 7 September 2024

Admission Appeal timetable

In accordance with the School Admission Appeals Code, admission authorities must set a timetable for organising and hearing education appeals. The following timetable applies to appeals for admission to the Acklam Grange School in Year 7 in September 2024.

Timetable for the Admission Process 2024:

12th September 2023

Letters sent to parents with common application form and online details

31st October 2023

Closing date for return of forms or online applications to LA admissions team

Nov 23 to February 2024

Preferences considered

1st March 2024

Emails and/or letters to parents confirming outcome of application

June/July 2024

Appeal Hearings as required