Admissions

Admissions Criteria at Bobby Moore Academy

The Bobby Moore Academy is a government approved Free School located in the heart of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. We are proud to serve the Olympic boroughs (Newham, Tower Hamlets, Hackney and Waltham Forest) which surround the park. All students are welcome no matter what their background and abilities.

Bobby Moore Academy is an all through school with 2 forms of entry primary site and 6 six forms of entry secondary site which includes a sixth form.   

Reception to Year 6 – 420 students
Year 7 to Year 11 - 900
Sixth form - 240 students.
Total - 1560

Academy Admissions Contact Details

Telephone: 0203 146 3000
Email: bmaenquiries@bobbymooreacademy.co.uk  

Address: Bobby Moore Academy,

   Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park,

   1 Siding Street,

   London,

   E20 2AE

 

Applying for Reception and Year 7 Places

For further details on applying for our 2018/19 Reception and Year 7 places, please contact the school office on 020 3146 8000 or Newham Council admissions team at pupil.services@newham.gov.uk or call 020 8430 2000.

You can download or read the council’s brochure on the secondary admissions process here.

For information on in-year admissions (part-way through the academic year), please see here


 

Sixth Form

We are considering opening our sixth form early. More information on the sixth form admissions will be added prior to opening and during a public consultation. 

 Admissions Arrangements Policies

 
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Appeals

All Admissions appeals are handled by Newham pupil services .

Year 7
Step in the appeals process Date
Date you are told whether or not your child has a school place Friday 1 March 2019
Deadline to return your appeal application by Friday 22 March 2019
When your appeal will be heard (if you applied before the deadline) Monday 10 June 2019

If we receive your appeal after the deadline of Friday 22 March 2019, there is no guarantee that your appeal will be heard by Monday 10 June 2019. However, we will hear all appeals within 40 school days of receiving them.

After you have completed the form you will receive an email with a reference number to confirm your application. If it does not arrive within a few hours, email educationappeals@newham.gov.uk.

Reception
Step in the appeals process Date
Date you are told whether or not your child has a school place Tuesday 16 April 2019
Deadline to return your appeal application by Friday 10 May 2019
When your appeal will be heard (if you applied before the deadline) by Friday 12 July 2019
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Waiting List

Until all offers made have been accepted we are unable to inform parents of their child’s position. This information will only be available from September 2019. All pupils who have applied for Bobby Moore Academy will automatically be added to the waiting list. 

In Year Admissions

Applications made outside the normal admissions round (in-year admissions) should be made directly to the Newham admissions team (pupil.services@newham.gov.uk).Parents/carers can apply for a place for their child at any time and to any academy. If more applications are received than there are places available, the oversubscription criteria shall apply.

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