How to apply

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Check your eligibility

Our academy is very popular and we receive many more applications than the places that we have available. To save any disappointment, please check our admissions policy and catchment map carefully to ensure you are eligible for a place at Tuxford.

For parents of students who are currently in year 7 and above:

TA – Admissions Policy – 2019-20

TA – Post 16 Admissions Policy – 2019-20

For parents of current year 6 pupils:

TA – Admissions Policy – 2020-21

TA – Post 16 Admissions Policy – 2020-21

Find out more about us

We hold an open evening every September and, during September and October, we also offer daytime intake tours of Tuxford Academy for prospective parents and students, please call us to book.

Tuxford Academy Prospectus 2019/20

Apply for a place

The deadline for 2020 applications is 31 October 2019.

Nottinghamshire County Council continues to administer the admissions process for Tuxford Academy and entry is still based upon the admissions criteria.

If you are offered a place

Offers of places for year 7 in September 2020 will be made on 2 March 2020. If you are offered a place at Tuxford Academy, please accept or refuse it quickly so that, if you no longer want to attend, we may offer your place to another family. Students with accepted places will receive a transition pack in the summer term.

Contact us

If you have any queries or would like to book a term time tour, please contact Miss Hethershaw on

Tuxford Academy