In Year Admissions

In Year Admissions

Applications made to any year group outside the main admissions round (In-Year admissions) should be made directly to East Sussex County Council. If you have any queries or you would like to visit the school please contact our Admissions Officer, Mrs C Du Randt, at: admissions_cas@arkcastledown.org

If you wish to apply for a place, please complete the East Sussex County Council online application form.

If you can’t apply online, contact the ESCC Admissions and Transport team for a paper application  or download a copy here.

Parents/carers will be informed of the outcome of their application within 15 school days. If a place is refused the child will be added to the waiting list, the position on the waiting list will be determined according to the oversubscription criteria in our Admissions Policy.

Appeals

If you wish to appeal, please click here for the appeal form

For primary appeals, please first read this guidance about infant class size appeals.

Appeal panel hearings will take place within 30 school days of receipt of the appeal. Parents/carers will be notified of their appeal hearing date by the independent appeal panel clerk.