George Abbot School’s annual admission arrangements are set two years in advance and reflect national guidelines. Information about the school’s admission policy can be found below.

To Apply

School Prospectus 2022-23

For admissions into current Year 7 or Years 8 to 11 please use the In-Year application form below.

Admissions Policy 2023/24

Admissions Policy 2022/23

Admissions Policy 2021/22

Addendum for Admissions Policy 2021/22 and 2022/23

In-Year Admissions

If you wish to apply for a place at George Abbot School, please complete the In Year Application form below and return to admissions@georgeabbot.surrey.sch.uk.

In-year applications from 1 November 2021 to 31 August 2022 will then be reviewed and you will be notified in writing within 15 school days of the outcome of your application and if unsuccessful, details of your right of appeal.

Appeals

If you have been unsuccessful in gaining a place at George Abbot and you wish to lodge an appeal please visit the Surrey Schools Appeals website at www.surreycc.gov.uk/schoolappeals for further information.

The Surrey Appeals Service administers the appeal process for George Abbot School. Alternatively, please call the Surrey Schools Appeals Service on: 0208 541 9029 to request appeal papers.

Appeals resulting from in year admission applications will be heard within 30 school days of the appeal being lodged.

Contact Us

If you have any queries regarding admissions please contact:

Mrs V Bateman – Admissions

Email: admissions@georgeabbot.surrey.sch.uk

The Local Authority to contact with regards to Admissions is:

Admissions & Transport Team

Tel: 0300 200 1004

Open Mornings

We very much looking forward to inviting students and parents/carers to visit George Abbot in September and October. Our open morning dates are as follows:

Thursday 29 September, 8.50am-10.10am

Friday 30 September, 8.50am-10.10am

Monday 3 October, 8.50am-10.10am

Tuesday 4 October, 8.50am-10.10am

Wednesday 5 October, 8.50am-10.10am

Our open mornings tours are now full and we are unable to accommodate any further bookings. We are monitoring demand and if a further tour is needed, we will advertise on our Admissions page. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Transition

TIMELINE OF PROCEDURES FOR ADMISSION INTO YEAR 7 IN 2022

In the final year in primary school the following arrangements are made.

September 2021

Parents/carers visit George Abbot for an introductory visit to meet staff and listen to a talk given by the Headteacher and senior staff.

October 2021

Parents/carers submit their application to the Local Authority.

March 2022

Parents/carers are informed by the Local Authority about school placements.

May/June 2022

George Abbot staff visit primary schools to meet headteachers, teachers and students to provide details about George Abbot School and the transfer arrangements.

28 & 29 June 2022

Induction visits from the primary schools of those students transferring to George Abbot.