Admissions Policy

For information on our upcoming transfer information evening, follow the link:


We use the Entrance Assessment as part of our selection criteria for admission to Year 8. If you wish your child to attend the Academy, it is important that the PPTC Entrance Assessment is undertaken.

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Registration for Year 8 entry in September 2017 closes on 23rd September 2016.


Registration packs for current P7 pupils are available from both the Academy and the PPTC website.


The most recent versions of documentation related to the transfer process, including the registration form, are downloadable from PPTC. Click here to download the relevant documents. (


And the timetable of events is as follows:

TIMETABLE Monday 16th May 2016  

Registration packs are available from Assessment Centres or their websites or from the PPTC website (


Friday 23rd September 2016 Deadline (2.00 pm) for receipt of completed Registration Forms.


Saturday 19th November 2016 Entrance Assessment.


Monday 28th November 2016 Deadline (2.00 pm) for receipt of requests to take the Supplementary Entrance Assessment.


Saturday 10th December 2016 Supplementary Entrance Assessment.


Friday 16th December 2016 Deadline (2.00 pm) for registering claims for Special Circumstances.


Friday 27th January 2017 Results of the Entrance Assessment posted (first class) to children’s homes.


Friday 10th February 2017 Deadline (2.00 pm) for receipt of requests for re-mark of the Entrance Assessment

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