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Bronze Expeditioners Hit the Road
Fifty Year 10 students walked from Ticknall to Conkers with full rucksacks for their Duke of Edinburgh bronze ...
Mathematicians Make Light Work of Kangaroo
Five able mathematicians took part in the Pink Kangaroo round of the Intermediate Maths Challenge. Oliver W...
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...
School Takes Plunge for Aquathon
More than 80 competitors of all abilities braved this year's charity aquathon in glorious sunshine. The eve...
Winning Ways in Business
Business students came first in a competition run by a local company to mark European Supply Chain Day. The...
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...
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...
Badminton Players Represent School in National Finals
Ashby's winning boys' badminton team travelled to Milton Keynes for the National Badminton Finals. The unde...
Awards Evening Celebrates Remarkable Achievements
The achievements, commitment and resilience of some of the school's most remarkable students were celebrated a...
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...
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
Allocation of Places 2016
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.
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.