Thank you for showing an interest in Kirkby College, a popular secondary academy in Nottinghamshire. We encourage all students to do their best, every day, and provide a broad curriculum to engage and interest all of our academy community.

The academy is becoming an increasingly popular choice with parents in the Ashfield area, and this has been evident in the increased number of applications we are receiving year-on-year. To find out more about how we can support children moving into secondary education, we recommend that you visit the academy – we run open evenings and personal tours throughout the year, giving you the opportunity to discover more about academy life and our learning environment.

Applying to Kirkby College

The admissions process for our academy is administered by Nottinghamshire County Council and is based on their admissions criteria.

Further information on this criteria, the key dates, and full details on how to apply can be found by clicking here. 

Key dates for 2022 admissions

  • Admission application process opens – 9 August 2021
  • Closing date for applications – 31 October 2021
  • Offer date – 1 March 2022

Admission arrangements

Please see the documents below which detail our admission arrangements:

Admission Arrangements 2021 22

Admission Arrangements 2022 23

Temporary Closure of the Sixth Form Provision

Please find below a consultation document regarding the temporary closure of the sixth form provision.

Consultation Document

If you would like to provide any feedback to the consultation, please do so by 11th June 2022 by following this link