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Hertfordshire County Council

School

Samuel Ryder Academy

Drakes Drive
St. Albans
Hertfordshire
AL1 5AR

www.samuelryderacademy.co.uk

Telephone: 01727 859382

Fax: 01727 810199

Email: admin@samuelryderacademy.co.uk

Head teacher: Matthew Gauthier

School type: All Through School Mixed

School category: Academy

School number: 412

DFE number: 919-4003

Published Admission Numbers: 60 (Primary) ; 180 (Secondary)

how many children this school is admitting

Number of children on roll: 882

Free Childcare

2 year old funding: No

30 hours funding: No

Admission rules for a place to start in September 2018

This school is its own admitting authority.

Read Samuel Ryder Academy's full admission rules for 18-19

Admission rules if you want a place at the school to start now

This school is its own admitting authority.

Read Samuel Ryder Academy's full admission rules for 17-18

 

Priority area for Samuel Ryder Academy

Secondary only:

The priority area consists of Ayot St Lawrence, Colney Heath, Flamstead, Harpenden, Harpenden Rural, Kimpton, Kings Walden, London Colney, Markyate, Redbourn, Ridge, Sandridge, Shenley, St Albans, St Michael, St Pauls Walden, St Stephen, Wheathampstead.

Vacancies (for in year applications)

Yes - there are vacancies in Year 2 and Year 8

Updated: 17 December 2017

Vacancy information is only relevant to in year applications.

Schools aim to update their vacancy information every 2 weeks.

Treat this information as a guide only – the situation can change on a daily basis.

How were school places allocated in previous years?

What happened in the last 2 years (Primary)
 20162017

Number of places available

60

60

Number of applications made

198

170

Number of places offered

60

60

What happened in the last 2 years (Secondary)
 20162017

Number of places available

180

180

Number of applications made

541

680

Number of places offered

209

180

Places offered under each rule in 2017 (Primary)
Rules (in rule priority order)2017

Sen (special Educational Needs)

0

Children Looked After Or Previously Looked After

0

Medical/social

0

Siblings

31

Children Of Staff

0

Nearest School

6

Not Nearest School

23

Places offered under each rule in 2016 (Primary)
Rules (in rule priority order)2016

Sen (special Educational Needs)

0

Children Looked After Or Previously Looked After

0

Medical/social

1

Siblings

27

Children Of Staff

2

Nearest School

10

Not Nearest School

20

Places offered under each rule in 2017 (Secondary)
Rules (in rule priority order)2017

Sen (special Educational Needs)

0

Children Looked After Or Previously Looked After

1

Medical/social

0

Siblings

57

Children Of Staff

2

In Priority Area, Nearest School

97

In Priority Area, Not Nearest School

23

Outside Priority Area, Nearest School

0

Places offered under each rule in 2016 (Secondary)
Rules (in rule priority order)2016

Sen (special Educational Needs)

0

Children Looked After Or Previously Looked After

0

Medical/social

0

Siblings

45

Children Of Staff

0

In Priority Area, Nearest School

81

In Priority Area, Not Nearest School

47

Outside Priority Area, Nearest School

0

Outside Priority Area, Not Nearest School

13

Non Ranked Allocation

23

Distance of the furthest child admitted

Distance of the furthest child admitted in 2017 (in metres)
Rule2017

Nearest school

1290.42

Distance

3345.81

Distance of the furthest child admitted in 2016 (in metres)
Rule2016

Nearest school

892.94

Distance

1261.04

Use our 'Find Your Nearest School' system to identify the "nearest" school to your child's home address, in accordance with Hertfordshire County Council's admission arrangements.

Performance and Ofsted

Performance table for Samuel Ryder Academy.

Ofsted report and rating for Samuel Ryder Academy.

School officers

Admissions Officer: Vicky Pateman

In Year Admissions Officer: Sophie Archer

Attendance Improvement Officer: Wendy Hasler

District Schools Effectiveness Advisor: Andy Clark

Key Link Advisor: Andrew Clark

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