General Admissions Overview
Ralph Sadleir School is a mixed middle school, covering school years 5-8 for children aged 9-13. The school’s Published Admission Number (PAN) for the school is 90.
Our school has a three form entry cohort in Year 5 annually. Most pupils come from the adjoining first school and the other 8 schools in the three-tier pyramid. The majority of children attending Ralph Sadleir live in Hertfordshire.
Since Puckeridge and the surrounding areas have continued to grow over the years there have always been sufficient places at Ralph Sadleir School for the transfer at the 9+ age group.
All the published information for Hertfordshire residents can be found at www.hertfordshire.gov.uk as well as the Application Form.
To Apply For A Place
Ralph Sadleir will continue to accept all those students who choose Ralph Sadleir. In the event of the school becoming over-subscribed the criteria outline in our school’s Pupil Admissions Policy will be applied.
To apply for a Year 5/6 (KS2 Primary) place at Ralph Sadleir School, visit: www.hertsdirect.org/admissions
To apply for a Year 7/8 (KS3 Secondary) place at Ralph Sadleir School, visit: www.hertsdirect.org/admissions
Pupil Admissions Policy
All determined admission arrangements for 2019 – 20 are available below:
Timescales for 2020/21
15th 15th January 2021 – Closing date for online applications to be submitted to the LA (31st October 2020 for Upper/Secondary admissions)
15th 15th January 2021 – Statutory deadline for receipt of paper applications (31st October 2020 for Upper/Secondary admissions)
15th 15th April 2021 – Allocation information available to primary/middle schools (14th March 2021 for Upper/Secondary admissions)
16th 16th April 2021 – Allocation information dispatched to parents (15th March 2021 for Upper/Secondary admissions)
30th 30th April 2021 – Date by which parents/carers may accept or reject place offered (15th March 2021 for Upper/Secondary admissions)
21st May 2021 (4.00 pm) – Last date to register an appeal (26th March 2021 for Upper/Secondary admissions)
Please check the approved timescale at:
All enquiries referring to transport to and from school should be made to The Education Transport Officer:
Admissions & Transport
Tel: 0300 123 4043