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Weston Favell Academy


Admissions to the Weston Favell Academy 

Pupils are admitted at the start of, and during, two main stages:

  • Secondary year 7 (age 11)
  • Secondary post-16 (age 16)

Admission numbers:

a)  270 full time places - Year 7
d)  20 full time places - Post 16

The Weston Favell Academy has capacity for 300 pupils in the sixth form. Of these places, 20 will be offered to eligible external applicants for Year 12.

To apply for a place at Weston Favell Academy:

For admission to secondary year 7, in the year preceding admission, parents should apply using West Northamptonshire Council's Schools Admission process.

For admission in September 2022, these forms can be accessed on-line and all forms should be returned to West Northamptonshire Local Authority by 5pm Sunday 31 October 2021.

To apply on-line, please click on the link below:

West Northamptonshire Council Admissions

For all other admissions 8-11, please contact West Northamptonshire Council at to download an application form or telephone 0300 126 1000.

For Post-16 admissions, please contact the Sixth Form at the Weston Favell Academy on 01604 402121 or complete the Post-16 application form on our Sixth Form page.


There will be a right of appeal to an Independent Appeals Panel for unsuccessful applicants relating to admissions at age 11 or above. Appeals should be made within twenty (20) school days of the date of refusal.

If refused admission you should contact the LA Admissions Team at the address below to lodge an appeal:

Appeals Team, Democratic Services,
West Northamptonshire Council,
One Angel Square, Angel Street,

Please mark your envelope ‘Admissions Appeals’.