As part of your decision to make an application for a place, you may like to see our academy prospectuses. Click on the thumbnail images below to download PDFs of each.

ACADEMY PROSPECTUS                                                                                        SIXTH FORM PROSPECTUS










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Admissions into Year 7 for September 2019

You will find our admissions policy and appeals procedure here

Applications to Year 7 for September 2019 as the first year of entry to secondary school need to be made via the County Council. This can be done online here  or by printing and completing a CAF1 paper application form and sending it directly to Suffolk County Council. Information on how to apply can be found on the Suffolk County Council website, here.

The national closing date for these applications was Wednesday 31 October 2018. 

Decisions on allocation of places will be published, by Suffolk County Council, on National Offer Day – Friday 1 March 2019. If your application was made online then you will receive an email with the decision; if your application was sent by post then you will receive a letter a day or two after this date.

Ormiston Sudbury Academy will also acknowledge all successful applications to the Academy by letter soon after National Offer Day, welcoming you to our community and giving further information as to future events such as primary school visits and our ‘New Parents’ Evening’ on Thursday 13th June 2019).

Please visit the Suffolk County Council website for details of the current process. Alternatively, please contact the admissions team on 0345 600 0981, or by post at:

The Admissions Team
Endeavour House
8 Russell Road
Suffolk IP1 2BX


From September 2019 the transport catchment areas for the Academy will change to ‘the nearest school’.  The Suffolk County Council website has all the relevant details and whether transport will be free.  Parents will be responsible for liaising with Suffolk County Council on transport to the Academy.

Applications for sixth form

To apply for a place in our sixth form (from September 2019) please see information available here.

Admissions during the academic year

For students in Years 7 to 13 wishing to change schools, please contact Mrs McEntegart or Mr D Howkins to arrange a tour and complete an appropriate (ADM1) form, which, for the 2018-19 Academic Year, is available here