ADMISSIONS

Wright Robinson College is a non-selective, co-educational 11 to 16 year old Academy, situated in East Manchester. The college is part of the Flagship Learning Trust. The purpose built premises opened in 2007 and include specialist teaching rooms for Art, Technology and Music. There is also a state of the art Learning Resource Centre, as well as enviable sports facilities which house a 25m swimming pool, a double sports Hall, dance studio and fitness suite. These excellent facilities enable us to offer a huge range of subjects, as well as an extensive programme of extra-curricular activities.

We are an Academy that demands and achieves the highest standards in all areas leading to a disciplined, safe, caring and inspiring environment where students achieve their maximum potential. We place great emphasis on the excellent relationships that exist between students and between staff and students. Wright Robinson College believes that students should leave equipped with the best set of exam results they are capable of and the skills and attitude needed to ensure they thrive in a rapidly changing world.

The planned admission number for the Academy for September 2021 will be 360.

Our mission:

Team Wright Robinson is fully committed to inspiring its students to achieve academic excellence,
good character and resilience. This will enable our students to be instrumental in contributing
to and shaping British Society in an internationally competitive world.

ADMISSION APPEAL TIMELINE SEPTEMBER 2022

If you were not offered a place for your child at the college for September 2022 you have the right to appeal.
Parents who wish to appeal for a place at Wright Robinson should contact Mrs Duffy (0161 826 1026) to request an Admission Appeal Form and Appeal Guidelines.
Alternatively you may collect an Appeal Pack from the college gate staff during school hours.

The Admission Appeal Form must be returned to Mrs Duffy by Friday 25th March 2022.

Failure to return your appeal form by this date may result in a delay of up to 40 school days for your hearing.

Admission Appeals will be held:

Tuesday 3rd – Friday 6th May 2022

Decision letters from the Appeal Hearings will be sent to parents by Friday 13th May 2022.

For Admission Appeal enquiries please contact:  admissionappeals@wrightrobinson.co.uk

ADMISSION INFORMATION SEPTEMBER 2022

Admission Information for Parents – September 2022 Places

All parents should apply by the date set by their Local Authority and details for the application process can be found on your Local Authority Website: Manchester, Tameside or Stockport

Manchester, Tameside and Stockport Application Deadline: 31st October 2021

Advice: Please ensure that you put more than one school choice on your application. Only putting one choice does not mean that the Authority will give you that school, and as a result you could then be allocated to a school a significant distance from home.

When will I find out which school my child has been offered? 

You will be informed of the school your child has been allocated on: 1st March 2022

What if my child is not offered a place at Wright Robinson? 

If you put Wright Robinson as your first choice and did not receive a place you can submit an Admission Appeal. Please contact Mrs Duffy, Admission Appeals Manager, on 0161 826 1026 for an Appeal Pack.

The Admission Appeal Form must be returned to Mrs Duffy by Friday 25th March 2022.

Failure to return your appeal form by this date may result in a delay of up to 40 school days for your hearing.

Admission Appeals will be held:

Tuesday 3rd – Friday 6th May 2022

Decision letters from the Appeal Hearings will be sent to parents by Friday 13th May 2022.

POLICIES

  • ADMISSIONS POLICY 2022

Changes to Transition Days

Parents and carers of Year 6 students joining us in September please read the information about changes to our Transition Days in the letter below.

Year 6 Changes to Transition Days Letter

 

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