Virtual Office


For details of how to apply for a school place, please see the 'Admissions Arrangements' for the corresponding school year at the bottom of the page. To appeal, please use the contact details below:


Email: [email protected]

Telephone: 07596 855 610

Post: Leicester Diocesan Board of Education, St. Martins House, 7 Peacock Lane, Leicester, LE1 5PZ


What happens next?


Children are admitted into school at the beginning of the Autumn Term.

We have an admission number of 67 childen for each year group (PAN).

Applications for first time admissions will be accepted from 1st June in the year prior to your child starting school.

Admissions information, online applications, downloadable application forms, policies and application closing dates can be found here!


Mid-Year Arrangements 2023-2024


We participate fully with the Local Authority Co-ordinated Scheme.

If you wish to move your child to Barwell CE Academy during the school year, you should apply for a place by visiting Leicestershire County Council admissions page.


If you would like to have a discussion prior to your application, please contact Miss K Wittering at [email protected] or call us on 01455 842047.

Barwell Church of England Academy is happy to accept applications for out of catchment children.

It is important to complete the application form (online) with as much information as you can. Places are allocated using “Priority Criteria”. If there are too many requests and schools Pupil Admission Numbers (PAN) are exceeded, priority will be given to children in the appropriate age-range, whose parents applied on time. Please see attachment below.


If you would like to visit our school, please contact the School Office to organise an appointment.  We would welcome the opportunity to show you around and answer any questions that you may have. In the meantime, do take the opportunity to have a look around our website which highlights the fabulous learning that is taking place at Barwell Church of England Academy. Alternatively, have a look at our 360 degree tour.

Get In Touch

High Street, Barwell,
Leicestershire, LE9 8DS

01455 842047

[email protected]