180 places available in Year 7
30 specialist places for Art and 30 for MFL: based on aptitude, not distance. Specialists tests take place in September.
Remaining 120: divided between 5 ability bands – 20% of each based on the Wandsworth Test
In each band priority is given to:
- Children Looked After
- Social and Medical needs (with supporting professional evidence)
- Children of staff who have worked at the school for two years or have been appointed to a hard to fill vacancy.
Children with an EHCP naming Chestnut Grove Academy will be given a place providing we can meet the required needs.
Our full Admissions Policy is available to download here: