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Admissions Policy

PDF iconArk Kings Admission Policy 2018-19

PDF iconArk Kings Admission Policy 2019-20

For detailed information about applying to Ark Kings Academy please click here.

Appeals Timetable

Appeals for children refused a place at a preferred school in September 2018 will be heard in line with the School Admissions Appeals Code (2012).  

  Offer date Deadline for lodging an appeal
Secondary  1 March 2018 19 April 2018
Primary 16 April 2018 20 May 2018

‘On-time’ appeals will be heard within 40 school days of the deadline for lodging appeals. Appeals lodged after these dates will be heard within 40 school days of the appeal deadline or 30 school days of being lodged, whichever is the later date.

Mid-year appeals must be heard within 30 school days of receipt of the appeal.

Parents/carers will be notified of their appeal date by an external agency.

Any additional evidence parents/carers wish to submit in support of their appeal must be sent to the external agency at least 5 working days before the hearing. Any evidence not submitted by this deadline may not be considered by the independent appeal panel.

If you wish to appeal for a place in year 7, please click here for the Secondary Admissions Appeal Form.

Appeals for a place in the primary stage can be made via the Primary Admissions Appeal Form.


In-Year Admissions

ARK Kings Academyis happy to consider applications for students to join the academy in-year. To do so, please get in touch by phone on 0121 459 4451 or email

Click here for an application form: Ark Kings In-Year Application Form_11/2018.pdf