School: Samuel Ryder Academy (reception)
Address: Drakes Drive St Albans Hertfordshire AL1 5AR
Telephone: 01727 859382
Age Range: 4-18
This is an academy mixed-sex school (that goes through to age 18). The standard intake points are Reception and Year 7.
Children who are/were in public care (looked after children)
Medical or social: children for whom it can be demonstrated that they have a particular medical or social need to go to the Academy. A panel of governors will determine whether the evidence is sufficiently compelling to meet the requirements for this rule. The evidence must relate specifically to the Academy applied for under rule 2 and must clearly demonstrate why it is the only school that can meet the child’s needs.
Sibling: Children who have a sibling on roll of the Academy at the time of application.
Children of staff.
Nearest school: Children for whom it is their nearest school .For infant class entry if more children qualify under rule 4 than places available, priority will be given first to twins /multiple births and then to those who live closest to the Academy. For all other years (not subject to KS1 legislation) it will be those nearest to the Academy.
Distance: Children who live nearest the Academy. (Straight line system of measurement from a child’s home address point to the address point of the school will be used for all admission distances.)
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