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Claydon High School


The local governing body of Claydon High School is the admissions authority for the school now that it has academy status. 

This means that it is the governing body, or its admissions sub-committee, that will set and apply the admission criteria for the school.

The Admissions Policy for 2021-2022 can be viewed by clicking on the following link Admissions Policy 2021-2022

The Admissions Policy pertaining to the 2020-2021 academic year can be viewed here

Year 7 Admissions

The school participates in the Local Authority Co-ordinated Scheme. 

All applications for September 2021 should be made to Suffolk County Council, as outlined in the Admissions to Schools in Suffolk” booklet 2021-22.  The school’s published admission number is 149.

All parents will be notified by Suffolk County Council on the outcome of their application after 1st March 2021.

Once your child has been offered a place at Claydon High School in Year 7 for September 2021, we will be in contact to begin the transition process ready for them to join us next academic year.

Advice and guidance from Suffolk Local Authority is available at

In-Year Admissions

Enquiries for all in-year admissions, or to request an application form for entry into the school can be made direct to the school by contacting Mr M Ismay, Deputy Headteacher, at the address below:

Claydon High School
Church Lane

Telephone | 01473 836110
Email |


Useful Links:

Moving to a different school (in-year applications)

Admissions to Schools in Suffolk 2021-2022 Guide

School Transport

Suffolk County Council has changed the Home to School Travel Policy. 

The changes take effect from September 2019.  Please visit their website for the latest information