The King’s School

Contact details

Address
Ottery St. Mary
Devon
EX11 1RA see on map
Telephone
01404-812982
Fax
01404-815685
Headteacher
Mr Rob Gammon

Location

Admissions details

Number on roll
January 2017
918 secondary & 207 sixth form
January 2018
1104
Places offered for admission in
September 2017
179
September 2018
180
Appeals for admission in
September 2017
6 heard, 5 refused, 1 allowed
September 2018
12 (4 upheld)
Published Admission Number
2018-19
180 Year 7 & 30 Year 12
2019-20
180 (30)

Document(s)

  • Oversubscription Criteria 2018-19
    1. Looked After Children or previously Looked After Children who were immediately adopted or made the subject of a child arrangements order or a special guardianship order.
    2. Children living in our designated area with a sibling on roll here at the point of application.
    3. Children living in our designated area and attending a linked primary school at the time of application.
    4. Children of members of staff employed for more than two years up to the point of application or recruited within the past two years to fill a vacancy for which there was a skills shortage.
    5. Other children living in our designated area.
    6. Children living outside our designated area with a sibling on roll here at the point of application.
    7. Children living outside our designated area and attending a linked primary school at the time of application.
    8. Other children.
  • Oversubscription Criteria 2019-20
    1. Looked after children and children who were previously looked after but immediately after being looked after became subject to adoption, a child arrangements order, or special guardianship order.
    2. Priority will next be given to children living within the catchment area set out in the map below, who are siblings of pupils on roll at this school.
    3. Priority will next be given to children of members of staff who have been employed at this school for more than two years or recruited within the past two years to fill a vacancy for which there was a skills shortage.
    4. Priority will next be given to children living within the catchment area, on roll at a linked school, named below.*
    5. Priority will next be given to other children living within the catchment area.
    6. Priority will next be given to children living outside the catchment area, who are siblings of pupils on roll at this school.
    7. Priority will next be given to children living within the catchment area, on roll at a linked school.
    8. Other children.
  • Open day information Autumn 2018
    Jo Paddison on 01404 812982Open Evening is on Thursday 20th September from 6pm.  Open Day is on Friday 21st September.You are invited, with your child, to our Open Evening and/or Open Day to view various aspects of the school that will be on display throughout the site.  If you decide that you would like to visit the school for our Open Evening a school prospectus, map and tour guides, if required, will be available outside the Dining Hall.  Senior members of staff will be available throughout the evening to answer any queries that you may have. During Open Evening there will be talks from the Headteacher at 6pm, 6.30pm and 7pm in the Dining Hall. There will be the opportunity to wander round curriculum areas, see students at work and meet staff.  On our Open Day there will be talks at 9.45 am, 11.15 am and 2.30 pm. These will be followed by tours of the school. Please telephone the school on 01404 812982 to put your name down for one of these daytime tours.  Parking is not available on the school site so please look at the school website for further information.
     

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School Admissions

Telephone
0345 155 1019