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Year 12 Parents' Evenings are Tuesday 28 February (ABCE) and Thursday 9 March (FGHL)

Students can make appointments now.

Sign Up for National Apprenticeship Event

Sign Up for National Apprenticeship Event

Students interested in finding out more about apprenticeships can sign up for a visit to the National Apprenti...

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Blacksmith Jack Forges New Links with School

Blacksmith Jack Forges New Links with School

Engineering students from all years have been given a masterclass in the forge by former student, Jack Sampson...

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Going to University? Here's the Latest Student Finance Presentation

Going to University? Here's the Latest Student Finance Presentation

Following the student finance evening for Sixth Form students and their parents, the latest student finance ad...

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The Spring Issue of the Ashbeian is Out Now

The Spring Issue of the Ashbeian is Out Now

Horses and courses, UCAS and NCS, record passes and masterclasses - and a football team on the brink of victor...

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The school's planned admission limit into Year 10 in 2017 is 555. The admission numbers take into account the school's permanent accommodation and anticipated changes in population.

Important Diary Dates

October 2016: Date for receipt of parents’ requests.

10 January 2017, 6pm and 7pm: Options talks at Ivanhoe College

11 January 2017, 6.30pm: Options talks for Ibstock College students at Ashby School

25 January 2017, 6pm: Options talk at Ashby School (lecture theatre) for out of catchment students

March 2017: Offers made to parents – decision letters sent out

May/June/July: Appeal hearings

Points of Contact for Parents

  • Allocations Section – tel. 0116 305 2070;
  • SEND Information Advice and Support Service (helps parents to make informed choices about SEN needs) – tel. 0116 305 5614, email;
  • SEN Service Marian Sutton- tel. 0116 305 6621/ 6600, email;
  • School Transport Helpline - tel. 0116 305 0002, email

Allocation of Places 2016


In Catchment

Out of Catchment








The outcome of the 2016/ 2017 admissions process is not necessarily an indication of the decisions that will be made in future years. All applications for places must be made through the Local Authority. A final decision on entry to Ashby School will be made by the school’s own Admissions Authority.

School House

Admissions to School House for boarding students are dealt with separately by Miss Xenia Elias. Parents are strongly advised to apply for a boarding place at the beginning of the academic year prior to possible admittance to School House.

The admission limit to School House for 2016/17 is approximately 73 male boarders.