Admissions information

September 2019 Entry

Academy Admissions Policy for September 2019 Entry

September 2018 Entry

Academy Admissions Policy for September 2018 Entry

September 2017 Entry

Academy Admissions Policy for September 2017 Entry

Sixth Form Application Form 2017


Students from Feeder Primary Schools going into Year 7 should go through the Local Authority Admissions process.

Process of Application for Year 7 for entry in September 2018

  • The Local Authority Common Admissions Form (CAF - secondary) must be completed and returned to the Local Authority for all admissions to Banbury Academy by 31st October 2017.
  • Notification of Offer of Places: Parents will be informed by Oxfordshire Local Authority (or their home authority if they do not live in Oxfordshire) which school they have been allocated in writing by a letter posted in March 2018. Parents are asked to confirm their acceptance of the offer with the Local Authority in which they live by the deadline date stated on the letter.
  • Parents and students will then be offered an opportunity to visit the academy before September 2018 and meet staff as part of preparing them to give them the best possible start in the academy.

In-Year Admissions (for students applying to Banbury Academy during the school year eg transferring from another school or moving to the area).

Admission Appeals

If you would like to appeal for a place at Banbury Academy, please contact Gemma Weber in our Admissions and Appeals Office. Telephone: 01295 251451 x125. Email:

Admission Appeals Timeline: For entry into Year 7 in September 2018
Date Event
Thursday 1 March First round allocation day (for on-time applications, received by 31 October 2017)
Thursday 29 March Deadline for first round of secondary appeals
Monday 30 April-Monday 18 June First round of secondary appeals heard
Tuesday 8 May Second round allocation day (for applications received 1 November 2017-21 March 2018)
Tuesday 12 June Deadline for second round of secondary appeals
Wednesday 27 June-Tuesday 18 September Second round of secondary appeals heard
Please note that appeals are not ordinarily held during school holidays

Admissions Contacts

Please return all completed application forms to:
Gemma Weber
Banbury Academy
Ruskin Road
OX16 9HY

Sixth Form
Admission into the Sixth Form is by open application during the Autumn/Spring Term before the September start. You can download the application form. See our Sixth Form Apply page on this website for more details. Please contact Carly Berry, Head of Sixth Form or Katie White, Sixth Form Secretary on 01295 251451 x128 if you require further information.  Email: