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Separate arrangements are made for admission to Post-16 education – please see the Post-16 Admissions arrangements here.

The Governing Body of Ashington High School is the Admissions Authority. All admissions are determined by the Governing Body in accordance with criteria outlined in the school’s Admissions Policy. 

The Governing Body intends to admit up to the Planned Admission Number (PAN) in each year group as follows:

Years 7 – 11:     210

Click here to view our Admissions Policy: pdficon_large  Admissions Policy 2018 – 19

How to apply

Application for a place at AHS should be made through School Admissions, NCC, County Hall, Morpeth NE61 2EF or alternatively visit NCC School Admissions . The information on the admissions web pages will guide you through the application process. Everything you need to know about applying for a school place can be found on this website. If you have any questions or need help with your child’s application for a school place you can contact the School Admissions Team who will be happy to assist you.

The School Admissions contact for AHS is: Dawn Ruddick 01670 623559 / 624889

Further Guidance:

DfE Code of Practice on School Admissions and Appeals is available here 

Northumberland County Council’s Admissions Policy and Appeals Procedure is available here

or you can contact the School Admissions Team, County Hall, Morpeth on 01670 623565.