Admission Arrangements

Admission Arrangements

Academies Enterprise Trust is the admissions authority for Greensward Academy.  AET Admissions Guidance is available here. Applications for places at the academy will be made in accordance with Essex Local Authority’s coordinated admission arrangements. They will be made on the Common Application Form and administered by the applicant’s home Local Authority. 

The secondary school admission round for parents to apply for a secondary school (Year 7) place for September 2024 opens on 12 September 2023.  The statutory national closing date for applications is 31 October 2023.   Failure to submit applications by the deadline can result in a child not gaining a place.  

Applications can be made on line via  Essex local authority do not send letters to parents about making an application.  All of the application information is available on their website.  

Our Open Evening for parents of prospective students is on thursday 6 October, 6.00-8.00pm.  

Here is the link to the guidance booklet to assist you in the process:

National Offer Day is on 1 March 2024.  

Please contact Mrs S Andrews, Pastoral Support Administrator by email at or by telephone on 01702 202571 ext 1237 if you have any queries. 

Please click below to download the admissions arrangements.  This includes information about Sixth Form admissions.  

Admissions 2022-2023

Admissions 2023-2024

Admissions 2024-2025

Any objections to the determined admission arrangements should be submitted to the Office of the Schools Adjudicator (OSA) 

For Mid-Year Admissions, please refer to the Essex LA website: