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Uxbridge High School


To make an application for a Year 7 place at please apply online at  This website also has information about applying for secondary schools and open evening dates. 

admission TO YEAR 7

Uxbridge High School has one main year for admissions.  Children are admitted into the National Curriculum Year 7 at the age of 11. 

The governors have agreed to process applications for admission to Uxbridge High School in Year 7 according to the co-ordinated admissions scheme managed by the London Borough of Hillingdon Education Authority.

IN YEAR admissions FOR YEARS 7 TO 11

Some places may become available during the year and parents may apply for an in-year admission by completing the In-Year Admission Form here and returning it to Uxbridge High School, together with the information requested (proof of date of birth / recent school report). A distance measurement will be sought from Hillingdon Local Authority and the application added to our waiting list for the relevant year group.  These places will be offered and filled from our waiting list in line with our admissions criteria.  Students are admitted into the Sixth Form each year at the age of 16+.


Please see our up to date admissions policies under policies in the 'our school' tab.

Admissions Procedure 

The procedure for deciding which children to admit will be carried out by Uxbridge High School and you will be notified of the result of your application by your Local Authority Admissions Team.

Should you apply for, but not be offered a place for your child at Uxbridge High School, you can request appeals information to be sent to you after you are notified of the result of your application.


If it has not been possible to offer your child a place at Uxbridge High School, you have the right, by law, to appeal to an independent appeal panel.


When considering whether to appeal, it is important that you are aware that although the law allows you to have the opportunity to appeal against admission decisions, it does not give your child the right to a place at a particular school. There is no guarantee that your appeal will be successful. If you are appealing for a place at Uxbridge High School, you should make arrangements for a place at an alternative school in case your appeal is unsuccessful. Accepting a place at another school does not affect your right to appeal for a place at Uxbridge High School.


School admissions page of will explain your rights regarding admission to schools.


An Appeal Pack should be requested from Uxbridge High School by 31st March for the September transition. 

Appeals will be accepted after this deadline, but they may be heard at a later date.  


Appellants will receive at least 10 school days' notice of their appeal hearing. PLEASE NOTE: during the COVID-19 pandemic up to September 2022, appellants will receive at least 14 calendar days' notice of their appeal hearing.


If you would like to submit additional evidence, we would ask that you do so no later than 5 school days' before the hearing. This is so that evidence can be sent to all parties in a reasonable time before the hearing.


Decision letters will be sent within 5 school days of the hearing wherever possible.  PLEASE NOTE: during the COVID-19 pandemic up to September 2022, decision letters will be sent within 7 calendar days of the hearing.


If you require further details or clarification of the Uxbridge High School Admissions policy, please contact Admissions at the school.


For information regarding transition events held at Uxbridge High School for students joining us in September, please see the link on the right hand side of this page - Moving up to secondary school.