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Hertfordshire County Council

School

Birchwood High School

Parsonage Lane
Bishop's Stortford
Hertfordshire
CM23 5BD

www.birchwood.herts.sch.uk

Telephone: 01279 655936

Fax: 01279 757459

Email: admin@birchwood.herts.sch.uk

Head teacher: Christopher Ingate

School type: Secondary Mixed

School category: Academy

School number: 204

DFE number: 919-4200

Published Admission Number: 240

how many children this school is admitting

Number of children on roll: 1389

Free Childcare

2 year old funding: No

30 hours funding: No

This school needs extra info

You also need to complete an extra form and return it direct to the school. This is often called a Supplementary Information Form.

Birchwood High School – Supplementary Information Form

Admission rules for a place to start in September 2018

This school is its own admitting authority.

Read Birchwood High School'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 Birchwood High School's full admission rules for 17-18

Vacancies (for in year applications)

Yes - there are vacancies in Year 7 and Year 8

Updated: 18 February 2018

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
 20162017

Number of places available

240

240

Number of applications made

858

823

Number of places offered

240

226

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

SEN

2

LAC

2

Siblings

75

Staff

3

Priority Area

86

Geographical distance

50

Non Ranked Allocation

8

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

SEN

3

LAC

2

Siblings

70

Staff

0

Priority Area

136

Geographical distance

29

Distance of the furthest child admitted

Please contact the school for further information about distance allocations.

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 Birchwood High School.

Ofsted report and rating for Birchwood High School.

School officers

Admissions Officer: Lorna Cronin

In Year Admissions Officer: Julia Lee

Attendance Improvement Officer: Louiza Demetriou

Key Link Advisor: David Kilgallon

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