Chestnut Grove Academy
45 Chestnut Grove
Balham, London SW12 8JZ

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Admissions Overview 

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:

  1. Children Looked After
  2. Social and Medical needs (with supporting professional evidence)
  3. Siblings
  4. Children of staff who have worked at the school for two years or have been appointed to a hard to fill vacancy.
  5. Distance

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: 

Chestnut Grove Admissions Policy 2018-19

 

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