The Academy’s Admissions Policy reflects the fact that the Academy will be an inclusive school that brings together families from all backgrounds, and makes an important contribution to community cohesion. It will aim to serve the whole community and will be committed to bringing people together from different cultural, religious and social backgrounds.

If your child is transferring from primary school to secondary school, to apply to the University Academy Kidsgrove, you should follow the same procedures as applying for any other state funded school, through the local authority

Please contact Staffordshire County Council Secondary School admissions on:
0300 111 8007

You can also email admissions at Staffordshire County Council at: or click here to visit their website for more information.

Please note that all admission enquiries and applications must be made via Staffordshire County Council and not the Academy directly.

Application forms are not provided to parents as Staffordshire County Council would prefer to receive online applications. If parents want a paper form they are available on request from the Customer Contact Centre on 0300 111 8007.

Click Here to visit our Policy Documents page, where you can find our Admissions Policy.