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Parents' Induction Evening

Note to new parents: If your child is arriving in August 2017, there will be parents' induction evening on Wednesday 5 July.  Details to follow.

Bronze Expeditioners Hit the Road

Bronze Expeditioners Hit the Road

Fifty Year 10 students walked from Ticknall to Conkers with full rucksacks for their Duke of Edinburgh bronze ...

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Mathematicians Make Light Work of Kangaroo

Mathematicians Make Light Work of Kangaroo

Five able mathematicians took part in the Pink Kangaroo round of the Intermediate Maths Challenge. Oliver W...

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Class of '77 Returns, 40 Years on

Class of '77 Returns, 40 Years on

Sixty four former students of Ashby School were reunited last weekend, 40 years after leaving. The former s...

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School Takes Plunge for Aquathon

School Takes Plunge for Aquathon

More than 80 competitors of all abilities braved this year's charity aquathon in glorious sunshine. The eve...

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Winning Ways in Business

Winning Ways in Business

Business students came first in a competition run by a local company to mark European Supply Chain Day. The...

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The Summer Ashbeian is Out Now

The Summer Ashbeian is Out Now

All the latest on the hard work and big successes in lessons (and even more sporting tournaments)....and the w...

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Auditions for School Musical to be Held in June

Auditions for School Musical to be Held in June

Performers of all abilities are being invited to turn up and audition for next year's school musical. The m...

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Badminton Players Represent School in National Finals

Badminton Players Represent School in National Finals

Ashby's winning boys' badminton team travelled to Milton Keynes for the National Badminton Finals. The unde...

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Awards Evening Celebrates Remarkable Achievements

Awards Evening Celebrates Remarkable Achievements

The achievements, commitment and resilience of some of the school's most remarkable students were celebrated a...

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Examination Timetables are Now Available to Parents on MCAS

Examination Timetables are Now Available to Parents on MCAS

Parents can now access their child's summer 2017 examination timetable using the My Child at Home (MCAS) porta...

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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 sendiass@leics.gov.uk;
  • SEN Service Marian Sutton- tel. 0116 305 6621/ 6600, email Marian.Sutton@leics.gov.uk;
  • School Transport Helpline - tel. 0116 305 0002, email passengertransport@leics.gov.uk

Allocation of Places 2016

Requests:

In Catchment

Out of Catchment

Agreed

Refused

378

162

540

0

 

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.