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Weston Favell Academy


Admissions to the Weston Favell Academy 

Pupils are admitted at the start of, and during, two main stages:

  • Secondary year 7 (age 11)
  • Secondary post-16 (age 16)

Admission numbers:

a)  270 full time places - Year 7
d)  20 full time places - Post 16

The Weston Favell Academy has capacity for 300 pupils in the sixth form. Of these places, 20 will be offered to eligible external applicants for Year 12.

To apply for a place at the Weston Favell Academy:

For admission to secondary year 7, in the year preceding admission, parents should apply using West Northamptonshire Council's Schools Admission process.

For admission in September 2024, these forms will be available to access on-line and all forms should be returned to West Northamptonshire Local Authority by 31st October 2023.

To apply on-line, please click on the link below:

West Northamptonshire Council Admissions

For all other admissions 8-11, please contact West Northamptonshire Council at to download an application form or telephone 0300 126 1000.

For Post-16 admissions, please contact the Sixth Form at the Weston Favell Academy on 01604 402121 or email  For more information on our Sixth Form please click here.


There will be a right of appeal to an Independent Appeals Panel for unsuccessful applicants relating to admissions at age 11 or above. Appeals should be made within twenty (20) school days of the date of refusal.

If refused admission, you should contact the Admissions Team to lodge an appeal:

Appeals Team
Weston Favell Academy
Booth Lane South

Please mark your envelope ‘Admissions Appeals’ or email