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Queensbury Academy - Dunstable

Open events for parents and carers

Thursday 28 September 2023

Open from 5pm until 8pm.

Presentations from the principal at 5:15pm and 6:45pm.

Type of school

Secondary - Academy

Langdale Road





01582 601241

Email address

01582 476988


Helen Palmer

Age range

11 to 18

Ofsted inspection
Published admission numbers (places available)

Year 7: 210, year 12: 1

Designated measuring point

Rear corner of the central building

Oversubscription criteria

Oversubscription criteria:

  • all 'looked after' children or children who were previously 'looked after', including children who appear to have been in state care outside of England and ceased to be in state care as a result of being adopted (see definition below)
  • siblings of students attending Queensbury Academy
  • any child of a member of full time or part time staff (teaching or non-teaching) who is employed by the academy (this member of staff must have been in post for at least two years and temporary staff are not included in this arrangement)
  • applicants for whom Queensbury Academy is the nearest secondary school/academy to their home measured in a straight line
  • any other applicants

Definition of 'children who appear to have been in state care outside of England'

Children who appear to have been in state care outside of England and ceased to be in state care as a result of being adopted.

A child is regarded as having been in state care in a place outside of England if they were accommodated by a public authority, a religious organisation or any other provider of care whose sole purpose if to benefit society.

Allocation statistics
Allocation statistics
Published admission number (PAN) Requests Places offered Last place offered
210 (allocated to 230) 273 230 At the time of the initial allocation in March 2023, the last place offered was to a child in criterion "any other applicants" who lived at a distance of 2236.29 metres from the school
In-year admissions

Information for in-year admission during academic year September 2023 to July 2024

Admission number per year group: Year 7, 230 and Year 8 – 11, 210

Oversubscription criteria: As above

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