Hamilton Academy

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Admissions

 

Welcome to Hamilton Academy

Now you are here, we thank you for your interest and give you information about Hamilton and applying for a school place

A list of Open Visits will be available on this page at the start of the Autumn term for the 2025 intake 

We have prepared the following presentations, to give you an insight into Hamilton.  

Our overarching aim is to provide the best possible education for your children.  We believe that it is vital that the school is a happy place for the children, a place which they are excited about coming to and are proud to be a part of.

We are keen that you have answers to all the questions you may have about your child starting school.
If you have questions that we haven't answered in our presentations or questions about the application procedure below, please email to office@hamiltonacademy.org.uk and we will do our best to help.

School Application -  for the 2024 intake 

The application process for the 2024 Reception intake is underway.  The closing date for applications was 15 January 2023.  Late applications should be made via the Buckinghamshire Council's website.

If your child was born between 1 September 2019 and 31 August 2020, he/she will be of an age to apply for a place in Reception at Hamilton Academy starting September 2024.

https://www.buckinghamshire.gov.uk/schools-and-learning/schools-index/school-admissions/apply-for-a-primary-school-place/

 

School Admission - Policies - Please click on the links below to access each policy

Admissons Policy including in-year entry September 2024

Admissions Policy including in-year entry September 2023

Catchment area map

For a Supplementary Form to accompany applications under criterion 4,  "Children with exceptional medical or social needs, supported by written evidence from a medical doctor, social worker, education welfare officer or other appropriate person" please contact the school office on 01494 522231

In-Year Admissions - please click here

NURSERY entry September 2024

For children born between 1 September 2020 and 31 August 2021, the application form for Nursery entry September 2024 is here

Please click here for more information about our Nursery

Timetable for Admissions Appeals for entry September 2023
The governors of Hamilton Academy have arranged for the Appeals Team in Legal and Democratic Services of Buckinghamshire County Council to hear admission Appeals. The Appeals Team will arrange for an Independent Appeal Panel (I.A.P.), made up of three people to consider an appeal. Both the Appeals Team and the I.A.P. are independent of the Admission Authority, the Academy Governing Body.
Click here for the timetable for appeals 2023

For primary school appeals from Reception to Year 2: https://www.buckscc.gov.uk/services/education/school-admissions/admissions-appeals/primary-school-appeals-for-reception-to-year-2-infant-class-size-appeals/

Section

Webpage

School Admissions

http://www.buckscc.gov.uk/services/education/school-admissions/

Starting school or moving up to junior school

http://www.buckscc.gov.uk/services/education/school-admissions/starting-school-or-moving-up-to-junior-school/

Moving up to secondary school

http://www.buckscc.gov.uk/services/education/school-admissions/moving-up-to-secondary-school/

Changing school in year

http://www.buckscc.gov.uk/services/education/school-admissions/changing-school-in-year/

Admissions policies

http://www.buckscc.gov.uk/services/education/school-admissions/admissions-policies-and-statistics/admissions-policies/

Find my child a school place

https://services.buckscc.gov.uk/school-admissions

Admissions appeals

https://www.buckinghamshire.gov.uk/schools-and-learning/schools-index/school-admissions/school-appeals/appeal-a-primary-school-decision/