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Danesholme Junior Academy


Admissions to Danesholme Junior Academy.

Danesholme Junior Academy provides education for children within the 7 -11 age range in Danesholme and the surrounding area. The Linked School is Danesholme Infant Academy.

For Year 3, in the year preceding admission, parents should apply using the Northamptonshire Local Authority process. All applications to Year 3, starting September 2019, must be completed and submitted to the Local Authority by 15 January 2019.

For all other in-year admissions, parents must apply for a place through the Local Authority.

Read our full Admissions policies below.


There will be a right of appeal to an Independent Appeals Panel for unsuccessful applicants relating to admissions at age 7 or above. Appeals should be made within twenty (20) school days of the date of refusal.

If refused admission, you should contact the Academy, in writing, to lodge an appeal.


What happens next?

Once Danesholme Junior Academy has been informed by admissions that your child has a place with us, we will contact you with a date and time to visit the Academy to complete the necessary admissions paperwork. Once this is complete, we will provide you with a welcome pack, inform you of your class teacher and answer any questions you may have. 

In year transfer

If you would like to join Danesholme Junior Academy once the school year has started, you will still need to apply through Northamptonshire county council, school admissions. Again, once admissions has informed us that your child has a place at our Academy, we will contact you to visit our school. 


Northamptonshire County Council - School Admissions contact details:




0300 126 1000


School Admissions Team
Northamptonshire County Council
Angel Street