Normal Round – Secondary (Year 7) Admissions

You can apply for a Year 7 place at Ark Acton Academy via Ealing Council’s coordinated school admissions process. Please see here for more information. If you need any assistance completing the forms please contact

‘In-Year’ Application Process

Applications made to any year group outside the main admissions round (In-Year admissions) should be made directly to the Ealing Council In-Year Admissions

If you wish to apply for a place, please complete the application form

Parents/carers will be informed of the outcome of their application within 15 school days.

If a place is refused the child will be added to the waiting list, the position on the waiting list will be determined according to the oversubscription criteria in the School’s Admissions Policy.

If refused a place, the parent/carer has the right to appeal the decision.

If you wish to appeal, please click here for the appeal form

Appeal panel hearings will take place within 30 school days of receipt of the appeal. Parents/carers will be notified of their appeal hearing date by the independent appeal panel clerk.

Click below to read the Ark Acton Admissions Policy

Ark Acton Admissions Policy_2021-22 FINAL.pdf

Ark Acton Admissions Policy_2022-23 FINAL.pdf

PDF iconArk Acton Admissions Policy_2023-24 FINAL.pdf

PDF iconArk Acton Admissions Policy_2024-25 FINAL.pdf

Click here for the Ark Network Appeals Timetable Information

Please select the link for the Free School Meals Application form