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Secondary school admissions to Faringdon Community College are managed by Oxfordshire County Council. Please visit their website: Year 7 - secondary school applications | Oxfordshire County Council for further information, key dates and an application form. Applications close on 31st October 2023.

If you are applying for an 'In-year school transfer' please visit Oxfordshire County Council - In-Year Transfers website for more information and how to apply. We are unable to accept applications directly to the school.

If you are unhappy with Oxfordshire County Council's decision not to offer your child a place, you have the right to appeal. Please use the following link for more information - Appealing for a school place.

We welcome all new students to come for a tour of the school, prior to starting with us, to familiarise themselves with the school site. If you would like to arrange a visit, please contact our Admissions Officer. 

For information on Year 6 transition - moving from primary school to secondary, please visit our Year 6 Transition page.

For information on how to apply for a place in our Sixth Form, please visit the Sixth Form Admissions page.


Admissions amendment to be applied from September 2021

In June 2021 the DfE provided guidance around internationally adopted previously looked after children (IAPLAC), to be adopted and applied from September 2021.  The Board of Trustees adopted this amendment in June 2021 for implementation.  Please find the guidance below, to be read in conjunction with our Admissions policy.

Admissions Arrangements Policy from 2023