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Hertfordshire County Council

School

The Astley Cooper School

St. Agnells Lane
Hemel Hempstead
Hertfordshire
HP2 7HL

www.astleycooper.herts.sch.uk

Telephone: 01442 394141

Fax: 01442 401407

Email: admin@astleycooper.herts.sch.uk

Head teacher: Edward Gaynor

School type: Secondary Mixed

School category: Foundation

School number: 804

DFE number: 919-4499

Published Admission Number: 180

how many children this school is admitting

Number of children on roll: 431

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 The Astley Cooper 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 The Astley Cooper School's full admission rules for 17-18

Priority area for The Astley Cooper School

Parishes in the priority area for this school are:

Abbots Langley, Aldbury, Berkhamsted, Bovingdon, Chipperfield, Chorleywood, Croxley Green, Flaunden, Great Gaddesden, Hemel Hempstead, Kings Langley, Little Gaddesden, Nash Mills, Nettleden with Potten End, Northchurch, Rickmansworth (part) / Maple Cross, Sarratt, Tring, Tring Rural, Watford and Wigginton.

Vacancies (for in year applications)

Yes - there are vacancies in Year 7, Year 8, Year 9, Year 10 and Year 11

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

180

180

Number of applications made

144

194

Number of places offered

84

118

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

Sen (special Educational Needs)

3

Children Looked After Or Previously Looked After

3

Medical/Social

0

Siblings

26

In Priority Area, Nearest School

61

In Priority Area, Not Nearest School

18

Outside Priority Area, Distance

0

Non Ranked Allocation

7

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

Sen (special Educational Needs)

1

Children Looked After Or Previously Looked After

0

Medical/Social

0

Siblings

28

In Priority Area, Nearest School

38

In Priority Area, Not Nearest School

5

Outside Priority Area, Distance

0

Non Ranked Allocation

12

Distance of the furthest child admitted

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

In priority area, nearest

1565.37

In priority area, distance

4607.62

Outside priority area

None

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

In priority area, nearest

1472.94

In priority area, distance

3513.44

Outside priority area

None

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 The Astley Cooper School.

Ofsted report and rating for The Astley Cooper School.

School officers

Admissions Officer: Gemma Jones

In Year Admissions Officer: Kamar Okerayi

Attendance Improvement Officer: Rebecca Porzio

District Schools Effectiveness Advisor: Keith Gould

Key Link Advisor: Kay Leach

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