All parents and pupils interested in applying to the school are welcome, indeed encouraged, to visit us. Please contact the school office to arrange an appointment.
Please read the admissions policy for further information on admissions.
As from March 2013, appeals against decisions not to admit students are heard by the Independent Appeals Panel (IAP) for John Hampden Grammar School. The deadlines for appeals can be found here. Timetable for Appeals 2013.pdf
The Governing Body has consulted upon its admissions arrangements for entry in September 2014. The consultation is now closed and a response to the main points raised in the consultation is available below. The final determined policy for admission into Years 7 and 12 in September 2014 and for late transfer admissions during the academic year 2013-14 is also below.
admissions consultation response.pdf