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  
Academy prospectus Sixth form prospectus
(and click HERE for additional ‘inserts’) (and click HERE for additional ‘inserts’)


You will find our admissions policy and appeals procedure here

Admissions into Year 7 for September 2018

Applications to Year 7 for September 2018, as the first year of entry to secondary school need to be made via the County Council. This can be done either online at or by completing a CAF1 paper application form and sending it directly to Suffolk County Council.

The national closing date for these applications was Tuesday 31 October 2017.

If you applied by the closing date, you will have received the decision of your school choice on National Offer Day – Thursday 1 March 2018. If your application was made online then you will have received an email with the decision; if your application was sent by post then you will have received a letter.

Ormiston Sudbury Academy has also acknowledged all successful applications to the Academy by letter, welcoming you to our community and giving further information as to future events such as primary school visits and our ‘New Parents’ Evening’ at 6pm on Thursday 14th June 2018.  The full plan for the ‘transition’ of  children from year 6 at primary school, into year 7 here in September, can be found here

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

Applications for sixth form

To apply for a place in our sixth form (from September 2018) 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 2017-18 Academic year, is available here and for the 2018-19 Academic Year, is available here