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Applying to APS

Abbey Park School is part of The Park Academies Trust.  The Trust is the Admission Authority for the school. 

Applications for Year 7 must be made through the Local Authority’s Coordinated Scheme and all instructions and deadlines in the scheme should be adhered to by applicants. You can apply for a place via the following link:


To apply for an in year place at our school (that is, applications to all year groups made during the school year) please apply via the following link:



Any child who is refused a place at the Academy has the right to appeal against this decision to an independent panel.

If you wish to appeal against a decision please complete the appeal form below:

Appeal for an in-year place:


If you have a query relating to Admissions, please email:


All admission arrangements for the current academic year and upcoming years can be found in 'related documents' below.


Admissions Appeal Timetable 2021 (132KB)

Admissions appeals timetable for September 2021 entry

Admissions Policy: Admission arrangements for September 2021/22 entry (598KB)

The Board of Trustees has overall responsibility for the school's admission policy and Swindon Local Authority has been commissioned to administer all admissions to the School.

Admissions Form (218KB)

Form for student's basic details, including additional education needs, medical details and dietary needs.