Baysgarth School

Community Comprehensive School for ages 11 to 16 years.

Head Teacher: Mr R Briggs

Admissions information

September 2019 intake

Published admission number for year 7 180
Total number on roll 792
Number of first preferences 173
Number of offers made 183

Oversubscribed in the last five years?

Yes – 2018 and 2019

2020 Published Admission Number for Year 7


Over-subscription criteria for 2018, 2019 and 2020

After the admission of pupils with statements of Special Educational Needs or Education Health and Care Plans where the school is named on the statement or plan, the following criteria will be applied in the order set out below, to decide which children to admit.

  1. Looked after children and previously looked after children
  2. Children who live in the school’s catchment area
  3. Children who will have a sibling attending the school at the time of their admission
  4. Children who live closest to the school

Note: In 2018 the children who were not offered places were those in category 4 who lived further than 10.414 miles walking distance away from the school. In 2019, although there were more applications than the number of places planned for, all the children were admitted to the school.