Newcastle Academy, Gallowstree Lane, Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire, ST5 2QS
Part of Windsor Academy Trust


Many thanks for your interest in Newcastle Academy. We have the privilege of preparing our students for the exciting and demanding world of the 21st Century and are dedicated to instilling in them the skills and qualities which will make them fulfilled adults of the future. We are an Academy that has seen significant transformation and we are ambitious in our vision to ensure that this continues by providing the very best opportunities for learning to both students and staff.

Admissions for Normal Age of Entry to Secondary Education

Parents who have a child in Year 6 and wish to apply for admission to Newcastle Academy for Year 7 need to contact their relevant local authority. Additional information can be found on Staffordshire County Council’s website.

In Year School Admissions (also known as mid-year or transfer applications)

Parents who have a child currently in secondary education but wish to apply for a place at Newcastle Academy will need to print off and complete the mid-year application form available on Staffordshire County Council’s website and return it to the school for the attention of the Principal. NB: Please ensure Section 4 is completed and signed by the headteacher of your child’s current school.

Admissions Appeals

If we receive more applications than we have available, places will be allocated according to the guidelines stated in the admissions policy. Click here for Appeals.