Outcomes Focused, Child Centred
Northern Education Trust

Outcomes Focused, Child Centred
Northern Education Trust

Admission Arrangements

Applying for a place

The admission number for Freebrough Academy in September 2020 is 200.

Parents/carers will need to contact Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council Admissions team on 01642 837740.

Once the above has taken place, Admissions will be in touch with the Academy to obtain approval for the transfer to go ahead. Once approval has been granted, the Academy will be in touch with yourselves to arrange a visit to the school and to organise uniform, bus passes and a start date.

We aim to complete the transfer process within a two-week period.

Appealing a Decision

Information about how to appeal a decision will be included with the offer of a place. You can also contact the Admissions Team on 01642 837740 or 01642 837730 or 01642 837702 for more information about making an appeal. Alternatively, you can email the Admissions Team with your query.

The Appeals Process

The closing date for receipt of appeals is 30 March 2020. Appeals received by this date, relating to secondary school allocation letters sent to parents on 1 March 2020, will be heard within 40 school days of 30 March 2020.

Schools within the Redcar & Cleveland Local Authority area will be notified of the outcome of appeal decisions and other Local Authorities will be informed of decisions in respect of pupils resident within their boundaries.

More Information

A Parents Guide can be found by following the link: A Guide for Parents

Within this document, on pages 8-12 is a section with detailed information on the admission procedure in place at Freebrough Academy.

To book a tour of the Academy please contact the administration office on 01287 676305 or [email protected].




Freebrough Academy is a member of the Northern Education Trust.
We constantly focus on standards as we understand outcomes are paramount. Our decision making is driven entirely by what is best for children. By doing this we enhance the life chances of the children and young people in our care.