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16/04/21

Retweetd From BECKY DAWSON #BLACKLIVESMATTER

Public speaking is such a brilliant life skill and can put you ahead of the game when it comes to finding a job https://t.co/usU1grLBQc

06/04/21

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Show yourself the kindness and compassion you show your closest friends.

01/04/21

Wishing all of our staff and students a restful and enjoyable Spring break!

01/04/21

Retweetd From Chobham PE Dept

What a way to start the return of competitive football! The sixth form Football Academy were victorious with a 5-0 win against a strong Waltham Forest team in their first ‘mini league’ match. Well done boys 👏⚽️ https://t.co/onsGSjyxfK

01/04/21

Retweetd From Chobham PE Dept

Well done to all the trialists who attended the 6th form Football Academy trials. Seeing some of the best talent in Newham, Hackney, Tower Hamlets & Waltham Forest on one pitch was a joy. We have our 2nd trial upcoming on the 29th April,stay tuned for more info. https://t.co/2EEzgrJPCA

30/03/21

Retweetd From Chobham PE Dept

Both ⁦⁩ & ⁦⁩ y10 GCSE PE classes learning on the go in their handball practical! ⁦https://t.co/KqHTBq0X00

30/03/21

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What a great way to include your students in deciding your Jack Petchey winners! We are so excited to see who is this time's winners! 🙌 https://t.co/ieKSEkjcb6

30/03/21

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Oh thank you, you're too kind! 🥰

29/03/21

Retweetd From Harris Federation

Harris is delighted to be working with Star, Outwood, NETSP and Newcastle University to deliver the new suite of NPQs. An exciting opportunity to develop and deliver school-led leadership development programmes that builds from what works in schools.

29/03/21

Retweetd From Beatrice Fox

Also you visited THE best bookshop ever! I visited them last time I went home and they’re just wonderful

29/03/21

Retweetd From Chobham PE Dept

🚨PE EASTER CHALLENGE 🚨 You have from now up until Sunday 18th April to take part in the PE Toe Tap Challenge. Follow the instructions set by Mr Okunja and send your PE teacher your highest score for a chance to win 25 Pillar points. Good luck https://t.co/BneWjUq2Jc

29/03/21

Retweetd From Mr Lenahan

Good attempt looks like you’ve been working on your footie skills. Might have to make a vid to show you how it’s done 😉

29/03/21

Retweetd From Chobham PE Dept

We look forward to your attempt 👏

29/03/21

Retweetd From Giselle Fitipaldi Moreno

Fostering independent engagement with news in Spanish among our Y12s. Students had to create their own and create a bank of news they find relevant/interesting. https://t.co/ZUukDGLuC0

26/03/21

make the most of every learning and assessment opportunity in order to achieve your

26/03/21

"You actually appreciate the contribution of others sometimes precisely because they bring a point which you had not thought of"

26/03/21

Some brilliant dual coding and a great example of the "all hands up" questioning technique displayed by Mr.Khan with his year 10s teaching states of matter. https://t.co/I4wJJmg4Ju

26/03/21

End of Term Celebration Assembly Prep! #proud#thechobhamway https://t.co/UuVNwcPMgz

26/03/21

Year 9 Chobham Experience students had the opportunity to work with two barristers today, reviewing a murder case and learning how create a defence strategy. https://t.co/4enLGWf8p9

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How to Apply

Primary Admissions

Chobham Academy is a state comprehensive school which welcomes children of all backgrounds and abilities.

Chobham consists of a nursery with 52 equivalent full-time admissions; a primary phase of 630 students; Years 7-11 made up of 900 students a sixth form of 300 students.

Our annual admissions number of Reception is 90 children, for Year 7 210 children and for Year 12 150 students.

The Academy has an admission number of 90 in Reception for September 2021.

Reception Admission for September 2021 entry

For all children born from 1 September 2016 and 31 August 2017 inclusive, their parents/carers will need to apply for a reception class place in an infant or primary school for September 2021 entry. 

National closing date for on time reception applications 15 January 2021

National offer date for on time reception applicants 16 April 2021

All reception 2021 applications must be made through the family’s home local authority.

For children living in Newham families must apply via London Borough of Newham.

For children living outside Newham, whose family wants them to attend this school their application must be made through their home borough naming tis school as a preference on their application.

Remember, parents/carers must apply for a reception place in this school, even if the child:

  • Attends our nursery

OR

  • Has a brother or sister attending this school

Before submitting a reception application, we strongly recommend all families read the autumn 2020 edition of the local authorities ‘Starting Primary School’ guide and find out information about the school you are interested in.

Information about the reception process for September 2021 entry

https://www.newham.gov.uk/schools-education/primary-school-admissions?documentId=37&categoryId=20004

Link to Pan London eAdmissions portal – opens 1 September 2020 for September 2021 reception applications

www.eadmissions.org.uk

Guidance on creating an eAdmissions account and applying
Click here for guidance

Pan London Co-ordinated Scheme
https://www.newham.gov.uk/downloads/file/1975/pan-london-schemes-2021-22

School Finder

We recommend you use the Newham School Finder tool to determine the location of your preferred Newham schools and calculate home to school distances. 

https://www.newham.gov.uk/homepage/172/primary-school-fact-finder  

Reception Key Dates

15th January

Deadline for Reception Applications

16th April

Local Authority informs Parents/Carers of allocated school (National Offer Day)

18th May

Deadline for submitting an appeal form for a Reception place

From 22nd June 

Appeal Hearings

1st September 2021

Waiting lists close and are replaced by casual admissions waiting lists. Parents/Carers will need to re-apply as an in-year admission via the London Borough of Newham website if a place is still required.

On 16th April 2021, the local authority will notify you of the school where your child has been offered a place.

If you are unhappy that you did not receive an offer of a school place at Chobham Academy, you have the right to lodge an independent appeal with us. You have until 18th May to submit an appeal form. All appeals will be held between the end of June – July 2020.

Appeals Process

Parent(s) wishing to appeal against the Academy’s decision on admissions, for any year group, should complete an online Appeal Form by clicking here stating the reason for the appeal, based on the published Admissions Criteria.

Completed appeal forms for a Reception appeal must be received by The Academy by 18th May.

The appeals will be heard, in private, by an Independent appeal Panel. The Clerk to the Appeal Panel will make an appointment within a reasonable time, Appeals may be made in English or the Parents’/Carers’ first language.

  • Only one appeal per application is allowed.
  • Appeals are conducted in person, and you may bring a friend.

The Appeal Hearing

The Independent Appeals Panel will then consider the Academy's reasons for refusal and your reasons for wanting to attend the Academy.  

The Panel will consist of 3 people (2 will have education experience and one will be an independent person with no education experience).

The Panel will consider the case put forward by you and the Academy. They must consider the admission arrangements for the Academy and the reasons why you want to attend that particular school.  The Panel must exercise its discretion by balancing the weight of your argument (for wanting to attend) against the Academy’s reasons for refusal i.e. the prejudice that one more student would cause to the education of the students already offered and the Health and Safety of all the students already attending the Academy, also taking into account the Academy's published admission arrangements.  

The decision of the Independent Appeals Panel is binding on the admissions authority and the Parents.

Useful links for all school admissions

 

Reception admission for entry from September 2021

 

Chobham Academy operates an extensive waiting list for in year admissions from Reception to Year 6. Please contact our admissions officer, Mrs Chowdhury at PrimaryAdmissions@chobhamacademy.org.uk if you require further information.

In-Year Admissions to Primary

If you wish to apply for an in-year admission (that is entry to any year group at any stage in the school year, other than to Reception, Year 7 or the Sixth form in September 2021) Chobham Academy is part of London Borough of Newham's Co-ordinated Admissions Scheme which means that all applications including in year (casual admissions) are to be made via London Borough of Newham website which you can access here.

If you are new to the area, you are advised to complete an in-year application form from Newham Admissions Team to ensure that you get offered a place at another school if Chobham Academy is not able to offer your child a place.  Parents are strongly advised to read carefully the 2020/21 admissions arrangements which include treatment of in year admissions can be found at the footer of this page. 

Email pupilservices@newham.gov.uk or ring 020 8430 2000 when you have moved in to allow Newham to update their records.

Primary Prospectus

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