The school's admission limit is 306 in each year group.

The school's official catchment area is a large one, extending north/south from Humshaugh to Blanchland and east/west from Riding Mill to Hexham.


We adhere to the Northumberland County Council Admissions policy. More details of this are available on the NCC website:

Preference forms for all children are also available from schools, Children’s Services in County Hall, Morpeth or the County Council’s website using the link above.

Telephone enquiries should be made to Northumberland County Council on 01670 624889
If you would like to speak to the school directly, please telephone Reception on 01434 610300

Please Note:

You should only complete a Northumberland Common Application Form if you live in Northumberland.

If you live in another Local Authority area you must apply to your Home Local Authority.

Admission Arrangements and the Co-ordination Scheme for 2018 can be viewed by selecting the link below. All schools and academies in Northumberland have agreed their admission arrangements starting from September 2018. This includes information on how school places are offered (known as the coordinated admissions scheme), number of school places available at each school, admission policy and oversubscription criteria.