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Follow the links below to find the relevant forms and details.

In-Year Admissions

Years 7 – 10

An application can be made for a place for a child at any time outside the admission round and the child will be admitted where there are available places.  

An application should be made to the school by completing the in-year admissions application form and returning it to Admissions, Cardinal Newman School, Warden Hill Road, Luton, LU2 7AE. In-Year Application Form

Where there are places available but more applications than places, the published oversubscription criteria, as set out in the admission arrangements for each year group, will be applied. Please see below. 

Current Year 7 - 2023

Current Year 8

Current Year 9 

Current Year 10

Current Year 11

Parents are advised to read the admission arrangements carefully before making their application.

If there are no places available, the child will be added to the waiting list.  Please see the admission arrangements for more details.

You will be advised of the outcome of your application in writing as soon as possible.  Applicants must be informed of the outcome of their application within 15 school days of receipt, but the aim is to notify applicants of the outcome of their application within 10 school days of receipt.

You have the right to appeal to an independent appeal panel if your application is unsuccessful.

If you have any questions in relation to in-year admissions please contact Jade McKinlay

You may also wish to discuss in-year applications with the local authority – Luton Borough Council Admissions

In-Year School Transfer Guide

How to apply for a school place - 2024

To make an appeal regarding admission to Year 7 please find details of how to do so by following this link


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