Admission Arrangements

For student admissions in September 2019


Tuesday 25 September 2018

We invite you to the Newbridge Open Evening to look around the school and to meet all the teachers including tutors of the new Year 7.

There will be lots of students in classrooms on the evening, proud to demonstrate their learning. The Head of School, Mrs Farragher, will speak to parents about how special Newbridge is and the quality of the education it provides. Mrs Patrick, Chief Executive Officer of The Apollo Partnership Trust will also be on hand and will talk to you about the exciting plans ahead for the education of young people in the Coalville area and what it will mean to you.

At the open evening you can visit the DROP IN ROOM. This will be an opportunity to meet with Senior Staff, the Pastoral Manager for your child’s year, and the Special Educational Needs Coordinator. You can talk 1:1 about your child and ask any questions you like about any aspect of the school.


Monday 1 October and Tuesday 2 October 2018

Tour the school with student tour guides and see us operating on a normal working day.

Meet with senior staff to ask any questions before and after the tour.

Use the online booking form.  to book an appointment, or call us on 01530 831561 selecting Option 1.  Your appointment will then be confirmed to you via email.

If you cannot make it on these occasions we can arrange for you to come at another time.



Newbridge holds an open evening early on in the autumn term; this is for potential parents and students to view what Newbridge has to offer, in regards to teaching and learning, our great range of facilities that are on offer and the opportunity to meet with senior staff, tutors and students.

In addition to our open evening, Newbridge offers guided tours, where student tour guides will show you around the school and see us operating on a normal working day. There will also be an opportunity to meet with senior staff to ask any questions.

If you cannot make any of these occasions then Newbridge always welcomes visits at another time, just get in touch with us to arrange this.

For the academic year 2018-19 Newbridge had 180 places available in Year 7.

The total intake for the year was 162 of whom 36 were out of area children who had expressed a preference for Newbridge.  The Local Authority granted all of these requests.

Timetable for Admissions

You must apply for a school place through the Local Authority. For a September 2019 admission, you can apply from September 1st 2018. Applications should be received by the end of October 2018.

All information is on the Leicestershire County Council website

Alternatively you can contact the Admissions Team at County Hall on 0116 3056684 or by email

Admissions Policy

Our admissions policy can be downloaded from the link below. We have engaged the services of the Local Authority (LA) to administer the admissions procedures.

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