How to apply for a place in Year 7 for September 2022

To apply for a place in Year 7 for your child you will need to:

  1. Make an application through Hounslow's School Admissions Service
  2. If you do not live in Hounslow, you will need to apply using the application process for the borough in which you live

Further information can be found in our Admissions Policy on the Policies page.

Key Dates
1st September 2021 Applications open
31st October 2021 Closing date for applications
1st March 2022 National Offer Day
15th March 2022 Latest date to respond to your school offer online
If appealing the decision...
1st April 2022 Closing date for families to lodge a written appeal
19th April 2022 School to acknowledge receipt of appeal no later than this date
6th May 2022 School to submit evidence on the decision no later than this date
20th May 2022 School to notify the appellants of the date and arrangements of the appeals hearing
20th May 2022 The Clerk to the appeal panel sends copies of appeals paperwork to all members of the appeals panel
31st May 2022 Latest date for the appellants to submit any additional evidence
6th June 2022 Appeals hearings commence from this date

The final decision on the outcome of an appeal will be sent via letter within 5 days of the appeal hearing where possible.

In-year appeals will be acknowledged within 5 school days. Notice of the hearing will be given within 20 school days of the appeal being lodged. Appeals will be heard within 30 days of the appeal being lodged. Decision letters will be issued within 5 school days of the Appeal Hearing wherever possible.

Click here to access our appeals form

Hounslow Admissions Contact Details


Telephone: 020 8583 2711

School Admissions Team
Hounslow House
7 Bath Road
​​​​TW3 3EB

How to apply for a place once the academic year has started

If your child is already in years 7-11 and wishes to apply for a place at Springwest Academy, please contact us to find out if a place is available and how to apply. You can contact us at or on 020 8831 3000.

Additional Information

Responsibility for the admission of students rests with the Governing Body. All applications for places at the Academy will be considered in accordance with the Admissions Code and with the academy-specific criteria set out below.

Springwest Academy will admit 180 full time students into Year 7 in September 2021. The admission of pupils with a Statement of Special Educational Needs or an Education Health Care Plan is dealt with by a completely separate procedure. This procedure is integral to the making and maintaining of statements by the pupil’s home council. Details of this separate procedure are set out in Special Educational Needs Code of Practice.


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