How to Apply

Please view the Dorset Council website on starting secondary school.

Year 7 Admissions for September 2020

Parents will be informed by Dorset Council of the school their child has been allocated on 2nd March, 2020.

Admissions Policy

Admission for children with a Statement of Special Educational Needs or an Education, Health and Care Plan

Where Budmouth Academy is named in a child’s Statement of Special Educational Needs or Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP), the governing body recognises a duty to admit the child to the Academy. The admissions process for children with a Statement or EHCP is administered by the Local Authority.

Years 7-11

Applications need to be made to the Local Authority via their website: www.dorsetforyou.com/schooladmissions

There is the opportunity to appeal against a decision not to offer a place. Appeals are heard by an independent panel and their decision is binding on the College. Information can be found at: www.dorsetforyou.com/school-admissions/school-appeals

Appeals are heard by an independent panel set up by the Local Authority.

View the Appeals Timetable

Sixth Form

Sixth Form Welcome Pack

Sixth Form Course Information

Sixth Form Prospectus 

Sixth Form Application Form

Sixth Form Admissions Policy

For late applications to the Sixth Form, please contact the Director of Sixth Form, Mr M Henman: mhenman@budmouth-aspirations.org