The information provided in this section identifies our compliance with the Academy Admissions Code of Practice and the Academy Admission Appeals Code of Practice as they currently apply. As a maintained Academy, Lord Lawson of Beamish complies with the law on admissions and will take part in the Fair Access arrangements set up by Gateshead LA and have regard to its advice. We participate in the co-ordinated admission arrangements operated by Gateshead LA. Additionally, we appreciate that the Secretary of State may direct us to admit a named pupil to our Academy, on application from an LA. This will follow appropriate consultation with the Secretary of State
For all relevant information on our admissions policy, for all year groups, please see the document below. Page 3 provides a contents list which affords information including; how places are offered, casual admissions, appeals, special educational needs and transport.
Additionally, you can use the link www.gateshead.gov.uk/schooladmissions to apply online.