St George's School

School: St George's School
Type: Academy
Address: Sun Lane Harpenden Hertfordshire AL5 4TD
Telephone: 01582 765477
Age Range: 11-18

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Admission rules for St George's School

This is an academy mixed secondary school. Specialist status: Technology, Science

Priority area: the civil parishes of Ayot St Lawrence, Flamstead, Harpenden, Harpenden Rural, Kimpton, Kings Walden, Markyate, Redbourn, St Paul’s Walden and Wheathampstead

Rules for day places (for boarding places, see the school's website)

Rule 1: Children who are looked after, or were previously looked after.

Rule 2: Child of a member of staff. 

Rule 3: Brother or sister already a day pupil in Years 7 to 12.

Rule 4: Children who have previously at any time had a brother or sister at the school as a day pupil. 

Rule 5: Christian Church members with proof of attendance by parent and child at services for at least every month over a two year period leading up to the application.

Rule 6: Children in the priority area with proof of compelling medical and/or social reasons that make St. George’s uniquely well suited.

Rule 7: Children in the priority area whose parents can prove that they are of different Christian denominations, and are currently active members of their separate Churches.

Rule 8: Distance from the school.

Tiebreaker: If there are more applicants meeting a rule than there are places available, the subsequent rules will be applied in order as a Tie Break.


In cases where the application of the admissions criteria would result in twins or siblings of a multiple birth being allocated to different schools, one of which is St. George’s School, the Governors will admit over the published admission number to avoid this occurrence.


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