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Admissions Policy and Procedure

September 2022 Admissions

The Academy has an admission number of 240 for Year 7 in September 2022.  The Academy will consider all applications. During the academic year 2021/22 if there are fewer than 240 applications in Year 7, 8, 9, 10 and 240 in Year 11, the Academy will offer places to all those who have applied unless the application is defined as an exception (see below).

Manchester Academy is a member of United Learning which has a Christian ethos. The academy accepts students of all faiths and none. 

Students with a statement of special educational needs that names the academy in the statement will be given a special priority over other admissions. If a child has a statement of special educational needs and you require further advice on primary to secondary transfer, please contact the Special Educational Needs section of the Local Education Authority of the area you live in.


The deadline to apply for a Year 7 place is Monday 1st November 2021 at 5pm, but applications can be made throughout the year by visiting the Manchester City Council Admissions page.

Please follow the link to apply online: -



You can also apply / receive an application pack, please see details below: -

By Post:

Integrated School Admissions
Directorate for Children and Commissioning Services
Manchester City Council
P.O Box 532
Town Hall
M60 2LA

Visit in Person:

Customer Contact Centre
Manchester Contact Centre
Town Hall Extension
Albert Square
M60 2LA

Phone: 0161 245 7166

Email: school.admissions@manchester.gov.uk

If you would like some help completing the application form please contact the office on 0161 232 1639. 

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