Admission Arrangements

Please click on the link below to view our Admissions Policy.

New Silksworth Academy Admissions Policy 2020 rev.pdf

For further information on selecting a school in Sunderland please download the Admission to Primary - Guide for Parents linked below.

Primary Booklet 2019-2020.pdf

Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 (KS1)

You can apply for a place in Reception, Year 1 or Year 2 for your child by following the link below. Please be aware that you will still need to apply for a place in Reception, even if your child currently attends New Silksworth Academy Nursery.

Apply for a school place

Years 3-6 (KS2)

As with a Reception place application, you will need to apply for a place in Year 3 even if your child is currently in Year 2 at New Silksworth Academy. You can do this by using the same link given above.

Transferring Schools

If your child is currently at another school and you want to transfer to New Silksworth Academy, you will need to complete a School Transfer Application Form. You can download one by clicking on the link below.

School Transfer Application Form.pdf

You will need to complete Section A. Your child's current school will complete Section B and forward this to New Silksworth Academy who will complete Section C.

You can call New Silksworth Academy on 0191 500 0015 to arrange a visit should you be thinking of transferring your child here.