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.

Claydon High School has adopted the admissions policy for Suffolk County Council for 2018‑19 and 2019-20.  This information can be found by following the link


Year 7 Admissions

The school participates in the Local Authority Co-ordinated Scheme.  All applications for September 2019 should be made to Suffolk County Council, as outlined in the “Admissions to Schools in Suffolk” booklet 2019-20 (when it is available).  The school’s published admission number is 149.

Advice and guidance form 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 C Sim, Assistant Headteacher, at the address below:


Mr M Ismay – Deputy Headteacher

Claydon High School

Church Lane




Telephone:  01473 836110