Applying for a school place during the academic year

Schools / academies you need to apply directly to

You must apply directly to the following schools in Central Bedfordshire:

  • Arnold Academy
  • Brooklands School
  • Cranfield Church of England Academy
  • Gilbert Inglefield Academy
  • Hadrian Academy
  • Manshead CE Academy
  • Priory Academy
  • St. Mary's Catholic Primary School
  • St. Vincent's Catholic Primary School
  • The Rushmere Park Academy and Nursery
  • The Vale Academy
  • Vandyke Upper

Application form

To apply for any of these schools/academies, please download (PDF 470.1KB) and complete a paper in-year application form.

What will happen next?

The school/academy will process your application and write to you to inform you of the result. If they cannot offer you a place, they will advise you of their waiting list arrangements and how to make an appeal.