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Hertfordshire County Council

School

Barnwell School

Barnwell
Stevenage
Hertfordshire
SG2 9SW

Telephone: 01438 222500

Fax: 01438 761448

Email: communication@barnwell.herts.sch.uk

Head teacher: Anthony Fitzpatrick

School type: Secondary Mixed

School category: Foundation

School number: 108

DFE number: 919-4066

Published Admission Number: 240

(how many children this school is admitting)

Number of children on roll: 1227

Free Childcare

2 year old funding: No

30 hours funding: No

Admission rules for a place to start in September 2024

This school is its own admitting authority.

Read Barnwell School admission rules for 24-25

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

This school is its own admitting authority.

Read Barnwell School admission rules for 23-24

How were school places allocated in previous years?

What happened in the last 2 years
 20222023

Number of places available

270

270

Number of applications made

394

384

Number of places offered

263

310

Places offered under each rule in 2023
Rules (in rule priority order)2023

Education, Health & Care (EHC) Plan

13

Children Looked After Or Previously Looked After

1

Medical/Social

0

Siblings

76

In Priority Area, Nearest School

118

In Priority Area, Not Nearest School

19

Outside Priority Area, Distance

6

Non Ranked Allocation

0

Places offered under each rule in 2022
Rules (in rule priority order)2022

Education, Health & Care (EHC) Plan

6

Children Looked After Or Previously Looked After

1

Medical/Social

0

Siblings

83

In Priority Area, Nearest School

110

In Priority Area, Not Nearest School

19

Outside Priority Area, Distance

5

Non Ranked Allocation

39

Distance of the furthest child admitted

Distance of the furthest child admitted in 2023 (in metres)
Rule2023

In priority area, nearest

4496.34

In priority area, distance

5261.94

Outside priority area

17459.97

Distance of the furthest child admitted in 2022 (in metres)
Rule2022

In priority area, nearest

4426.54

In priority area, distance

4593.94

Outside priority area

571045.75

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.

Priority area for Barnwell School

Parishes in the priority area for this school are:

Aston, Benington, Datchworth, Graveley, Great Ashby, Knebworth, Stevenage and Walkern.

Vacancies (for in year applications)

Yes - there are vacancies in Year 8, Year 9, Year 10 and Year 11

Updated: 22 June 2024

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.

Performance and Ofsted

Performance table for Barnwell School.

Ofsted report and rating for Barnwell School.

School officers

Admissions Officer: Alyx Langley1

In Year Admissions Officer: Joanne Lee

Local Authority Attendance Officer: Deborah Roberts

District Schools Effectiveness Advisor: Keith Gould

Key Link Advisor: Andrew Clark

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