Cedars Academy welcomes applications from students across the city and county.

It is important to stress that whilst Cedars is an independent State Funded academy, we have commissioned Leicestershire County Council to manage and administer the applications and appeals process.


Applications for entry September 2019

Key Dates

    • 31st October 2019 – Closing date for applications
    • 1st March 2020 – Transfer decisions available to Parents/carers


Admission Process

    • Parents can apply for a place by using the Online Admissions system (paper forms on request) on the Leicestershire County Council website
    • Use the LCC’s ‘find a school’ search to see catchment maps for schools and a list of schools within your local area.
      The ‘Your Guide to Education’ section has all the information required for entry to schools for September.
    • Closing date for transfer applications for September 2020 intake is 31 October 2019.
    • Results for the 2020/21 transfers will be made available at the beginning of March 2020. To access your results sign onto 'Online Admissions' using your user name and password with which you made the application, then click on the results link.
    • If your child has been refused a place in the school you have applied to, you have the right to appeal against this decision.

The Cedars Academy will only accept students for the appropriate academic year based on their chronological age unless there is clear picture of need for a different year based on evidence e.g. EHCP/statement of SEN.


Admissions Policy

    • Click here to view the academy’s Admissions Policy on the Policy page  mid-term transfers from August 2020 onwards and transfers for entry in September 2020


Useful Documents
Catchment Map