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Area: Eastern

District council: Rushmoor

Courier Route: CH44

Admissions team


Tel: 0845 603 5623

HIAS Local Office

Local Education and Inclusion Office
Alton Health Centre
Anstey Road
GU34 2QX

Tel : 023 9244 1471

Area Director: Brian Pope

SEN Team

Team: 4

Tel: 0845 603 5620



If you are considering applying for a place in this school you may find some of the information on this page useful in making your mind up. If you need any further assistance, please contact the school or the Admissions Team.

Applications will be considered according to the admission policy for the year of admission.

School admission policies

  • Year 7 applications in September 2015

    Published admission number for September 2015: 200 (this includes 4 statemented pupils admitted to the specialist SEN provision)

    If the school has more applications than there are places available they will be prioritised according to the school's admission policy for September 2015

    To apply online for a place in Year 7 in September 2015, please use our online form.

  • In-year applications

    Apply now for a place at this school.

For further general information about admissions please see Hampshire County Council's admissions pages.

Recent years' Spring census data

Year 2014 2013 2012
Year 7 193 196 179
Year 8 194 176 181
Year 9 179 177 176
Year 10 175 173 176
Year 11 167 174 179
Total 908 896 891

View a breakdown of offers of places for September 2014 by admissions criteria. Please note that this is no guarantee that the pattern of offers will be repeated in September 2015.

Hampshire County Council School Places Plan

Linked schools

The term 'linked' is used to indicate schools with a close association to each other. Linked schools are not 'feeder' schools and attendance at a linked school does not guarantee a place. However, for admission to community secondary schools, out-of-catchment applicants attending a linked primary or junior school have priority, after those with siblings, over other out-of-catchment applicants. Please check the school's admission policy (see link above) for details.

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Constitution (the number of each type of governor the school should have)

Governor type Number of governors
Authority 4
Community 5
Parent 7
Staff 4
Total 20

School Governors

Representation Name of governor End date Role
Authority Mr Andrew Majury 9 Apr 2018  
  Mr Andrew Morgan 10 Aug 2016 Vice Chair
  Mr Robert Pettigrew 25 Oct 2017  
  Mr Simon Walker 26 May 2018  
Community Councillor Diane Bedford 26 Mar 2017  
  Mr Tony Camfield 31 Aug 2018  
  Mr John Grenham 31 Aug 2018  
  Mr Brian Hambleton 19 Oct 2016 Chair
  Mrs Tanya Payne 8 Nov 2015  
Parent Mrs Louise Courage 8 Nov 2015  
  Mr Craig Fairbrother 15 Apr 2018  
  Mr Mark Fanning 8 Nov 2015  
  Mrs Alison Gaylard 26 Mar 2017  
  Mr Paul Mason 8 Nov 2015  
  Mr Jason Murdoch 6 Apr 2018  
  Mr Barry Ward 25 Nov 2016  
Staff Mrs Karen Gilbert 26 Sep 2017  
  Mr Tom Norbron 26 Sep 2017  
Staff (HT) Miss Amanda Rowley   Head Teacher


How can I share transport to school?

You could try searching on Hants Car Share

What can be done to improve safety and travel to this school?

The school has had its travel plan adopted and approved. The school will be expected to submit annual progress reports with supporting evidence of achievements.

How can I get to this school by public transport, and how long will it take?

You can find impartial information on planning your journey by bus, coach or train including time and distance from Traveline South West

What storage is available for cycles at this school?

Cycle racks for 138 students and 6 staff. CCTV secures the storage area.

Where can I find more information about travel to school?

You can visit our travel to school pages which include an interactive route planner.


School catchment area

If you live near the catchment boundary please double check the catchment school for your address. You will need the post code.