School will be closed on Friday 10th March 2023 due to the extreme weather.



Apply for a Year 7 place at Thorns

You should apply for a Year 7 place via your local authority.

Admissions are now open for September 2024 entry.

The deadline for secondary school admissions is 31 October 2023.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us on 01384 987 973 or  [email protected].

We are happy to organise a personalised phone call.

Visit our Academy Policies page to view our Admissions Policy 2023-24.


We are running a consultation on our admissions policy from Monday 13 November 2023 to Friday 22 December 2023.

Read the Admissions Policy Consultation 2025/26 here >>

Responses to the consultation should be sent to [email protected] before the deadline.