Nobel School (The)

School: Nobel School (The)
Type: Foundation
Address: Mobbsbury Way Stevenage Hertfordshire SG2 0HS
Telephone: 01438 222600
Age range: 11-18

View Ofsted report | School website

Find out your chances of getting into Nobel School (The)

Admission rules for Nobel School (The)

This is a foundation mixed-sex secondary school.

Specialist status: Science and Performing Arts; Training School

Rule 1: Children looked after and children who were previously looked after,

Rule 2: Children for whom it can be demonstrated that they have a particular medical or social need to go to the school.

Rule 3: Children who have a sibling at the school at the time of application, unless the sibling is in the last year of the normal age-range of the school.

Rule 4: Children of Staff

Rule 5: Children who live in the priority area for whom Nobel is their nearest Hertfordshire maintained school or academy that is non-faith, coeducational and non-partially selective. Currently the priority area is defined as: Aston, Benington, Datchworth, Graveley, Great Ashby, Knebworth, Stevenage and Walkern.

Rule 6: Children who live in the priority area who live closest to the school.

Rule 7: Children living outside the priority area on the basis of distance, with those living closest to the school given priority.

Tiebreaks: If more children qualify for a school place under a particular rule than there are places available, then the next rule will be applied to those children. A tiebreak will also be used if 2 applications have addresses that measure the same distance from a school. For example, if 2 applications had identical home to school distance measurements, a random tiebreak would be used to decide which applicant is offered a place


If you want to appeal for Nobel School (The) we suggest you buy our School Appeals Guide, and read our school appeal tips.

A third of all parents will win their appeal so isn't it worth your best shot? Our invaluable guides will help you through the next few months, holding your hand, every step of the way.

School admissions:
Primary schools Admission Calculator
Secondary schools Admission Calculator
Herts school appeals:
Appeals advice
School appeals guides