Are you applying for a place in Year 7 (from Year 6)?

Please find below the relevant information and policies for those wishing to apply for a place in September 2021 for Year 7:

Applications for a place in Year 7 must be submitted to the Local Authority where your son/daughter lives. Applications are open to submit between 1 August 2020 and 31 October 2020 (deadline):

Additional Important Information: Leeds City Council Admissions, Secondary

Starting Secondary School (Leeds)

Leeds City Council Secondary Schools map (to support criteria 2.6.2)

Woodkirk Academy Admissions policy 2019-2020

Woodkirk Academy Admissions policy 2020-2021 

Woodkirk Academy Admissions policy 2021-2022

Woodkirk Academy Admissions policy 2022-2023


If your child is successful in securing a place next September 2021 at Woodkirk Academy, you will find out on 1 March 2021. If you wish to accept the offer of a place for September 2021, please email:
  admissions@woodkirkacademy.com with:
- your son/daughter's name;
- your son/daughter's date of birth; 
- your son/daughter's primary school.


Appeals Process: 
Woodkirk Academy's appeal hearings are administered by the Local Authority, Leeds City Council. If your child was unsuccessful in securing a place for Year 7 in September 2021, you have the right to have your appeal heard by an Independent Appeals Panel.

Please click here to be directed to Leeds City Council's Appeals page.

DEADLINE TO SUBMIT YOUR APPEAL: 29 MARCH 2021

Admissions Team: 

- Miss A Scott, Admissions/Appeals Administrator;
- Mr N Cook, Vice Principal: Behaviour & Safety

0113 887 3605