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Consultation for 2024-25 Year 7 Entry

Consultation Notice on the proposed Admission Arrangements for 2024-25

Burntwood School, Burntwood Lane, London, SW17 0AQ

The Governing Body of Burntwood School is consulting with stakeholders on a proposal to reduce its Published Admission Number (PAN) from 283 to 240 for 2024-25 entry.

Please read the full notice and proposed Admission Arrangements for 2024-25 below.

The Governing Body would welcome any comments that you would wish to contribute.

Comments on the proposed changes should be submitted to: Kemi Arogundade, Assistant Principal by: Email to info@burntwoodschool.com including the words ‘ADMISSIONS CONSULTATION FOR SEPTEMBER 2024-25 ENTRY’ in the title; or

By post to: Kemi Arogundade, Burntwood School, Burntwood Lane, SW17 0AQ.

It would be helpful if you would indicate in what capacity you are responding (e.g. parent, teacher, governor etc.).

Consultation closes on Wednesday 18th January 2023; all comments should be received by this date.

Burntwood School Admissions Consultation Notice 2024-25

Admissions Policy

Burntwood School is an academy school for girls aged 11-18. The school’s Governing Body are responsible for the arrangements for admitting children. Please read our policy below for further details, which includes our admissions criteria.

Admissions Policy 2023/24

Our Prospectus

Burntwood School Prospectus

Visit Burntwood

Our open events are held in the autumn term and we encourage you to visit the school. Information about any upcoming open events can usually be found on our calendar. For those unable to attend, our Burntwood School videos are available to which via the link below. Should you have any questions, please contact the School Office by email to info@burntwoodschool.com or 0208 946 6201 where your Central Administration Services team will be happy to help. 

Burntwood School Videos

How to apply for a Year 7 place (September 2023 Entry)

For children born between 1 September 2011 and 31 August 2012

If you wish to apply for a place at Burntwood, you must complete the Secondary Transfer application form for the borough in which you live (your home borough) and select Burntwood as one of your preferences, e.g. if you live in Wandsworth, complete a Wandsworth Secondary Transfer form; if you live in Merton, complete a Merton Secondary Transfer form. 

It is very important that you return your Secondary Transfer form to your home borough by the closing date of 31st October. 

Appeal Arrangements

Applicants refused a place at the school have the right to appeal to an independent appeal panel.  

Parents wising to appeal should be visit the Wandsworth School Admission Appeals Service for further information or call the Appeals Service on 020 8871 7554 for a paper form to be posted. 

The timetable for 2023's Year 7 appeals process will be available on the Admissions Appeal page.

In the meantime, please see the link to 2022 timetable below, for an understanding of the timeframes involved.  
Secondary School Admission Appeals Timetable 2022