Year 7 Admissions – September 2023

Applications for Year 7 2023 are now closed

The deadline for applications to be made with the Local Authority has now passed. If you have any questions or concerns about your child’s application please contact your Local Authority. If you have a child who will be 11 by 31 August 2023 and you have not yet made an application for secondary school you should contact your Local Authority immediately.

All children who have listed Sandwell Academy as a preference with their Local Authority will be automatically invited to sit a Non Verbal Reasoning Test. This is not a pass or fail test. There is not a separate registration form for this test. Children must sit this test to be considered for a place at Sandwell Academy, testing will take place Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 November 2022.

If you have not received an invitation to a testing session byWednesday 16 November 2022 you must contact the Academy.

Due to the large number of applications the Academy is unable to check that each individual applicant has received their invitation to a testing session. It will be assumed that applicants who fail to attend their scheduled session no longer wish to be considered for admission to Sandwell Academy for Year 7 2023.

If you wish for your child to be assessed for Sporting Aptitude, which is an optional test, you will need to complete and return the Sandwell Academy Sporting Aptitude Registration Form by 12.00pm on Wednesday 30 November 2022. Early Sporting Aptitude testing has already taken place. Later Sporting Aptitude testing will take place Saturday 3 December 2022.

Parents/Carers will be notified of the outcome of their secondary school application on Wednesday 1 March 2023 by email.

Should you have any queries or wish to receive a copy of the Admission documents through the post, please contact Miss Duncombe (Admissions Officer) by email: year7admissions@sandwellacademy.com or post: Admissions Officer, Sandwell Academy, Halfords Lane, West Bromwich, West Midlands, B71 4LG. Please ensure that the correct postage is paid for the size of the envelope used.

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Questions or Queries?

Should you have any queries or comments please contact Miss Duncombe (Admissions Officer) by either:

Email: nduncombe@sandwellacademy.com

Or by post:

Admissions Officer,
Sandwell Academy,
Halfords Lane,
West Bromwich,
West Midlands,
B71 4LG.

Please ensure that the correct postage is paid for the size of envelope used.