Twitter Wall

Twitter Wall

http://www.twitter.com/waldegravesch/status/1244373743197093889

29/03/20

Retweetd From Suzanne Gilbey

This beautiful moment from Waldegrave Chamber Choir in Sunday, competing in https://t.co/qdHc2Xqi60

23/03/20

Retweetd From Ben Chalwin

Please RT Mindfulness in Schools Project are offering daily Mindfulness drop-in sessions - access the link from here: https://t.co/Mdf0FXKoos

18/03/20

Retweetd From World Class Schools

Any students at home make sure you enter our competition https://t.co/UVz3rw9XFl https://t.co/qbNnjXxXJ0

18/03/20

Teacher of Biology, Waldegrave School, Richmond upon Thames https://t.co/CNWHnLeK9L

18/03/20

Teacher of PE, Waldegrave School, Richmond upon Thames https://t.co/VUbza9reLe

17/03/20

For information about the school’s current situation regarding COVID-19, please check the school website https://t.co/arM8L9FQCL

http://www.twitter.com/waldegravesch/status/1235236336203902976

04/03/20

Key Stage 3 & 4 teams competing at the London Youth Games dance competition at the Copperbox. Fantastic performances 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 https://t.co/apAyPegXxY

http://www.twitter.com/waldegravesch/status/1235235891955855360

04/03/20

Before & after shots of our 6th form girls’ rugby team. Muddy & happy! Well played girls! 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 https://t.co/O3R7sMoJpD

02/03/20

Our students loved it & found it really useful. Thank you so much! 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 https://t.co/AvnYhA1hrh

02/03/20

Retweetd From Cllr. James Chard

Well done to for an aca-mazing performance at the Pitch Perfect acapella contest tonight. Had a great time attending on behalf of .

14/02/20

Retweetd From Hampton School

Great to see the partnership between and Hampton flourishing 👏👏 https://t.co/orNIGd792y

14/02/20

We were so proud to see the culmination of many months of hard work by our talented performers. What a fantastic performance! 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 https://t.co/Hc7rHgxOo2

http://www.twitter.com/waldegravesch/status/1227864772454031365

13/02/20

Retweetd From Hampton School Partnerships

Fab first night for the The Wizard of Oz starring young actors from Hampton and . This is the 9th co-production between our two schools. See below from the first show, The Diary of Anne Frank (2012). Recognise anyone? https://t.co/o5iHYSFqcq

http://www.twitter.com/waldegravesch/status/1226549019687768064

09/02/20

Some of our fantastic career speed interviewers. Thanks everyone https://t.co/NcsXCQmPS4

08/02/20

On Friday 7 Feb, School was abuzz to the sound of careers for Year 9’s Speed Networking Event. A huge thank you to fantastic volunteers who informed and inspired students on a diverse range of careers. Now Y9 know their actuary from their architect. A truly inspiring morning.

http://www.twitter.com/waldegravesch/status/1221759828487475200

27/01/20

Retweetd From Holocaust Memorial Day Trust

Today is . Together we must to challenge prejudice and hatred, and work towards a better future. Watch and share our film for . https://t.co/mGc8Zh6IXL

http://www.twitter.com/waldegravesch/status/1221750101615554561

27/01/20

Students marked the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz and stood together for https://t.co/7pt8GG2KFW

http://www.twitter.com/waldegravesch/status/1219381620211429376

20/01/20

Retweetd From Carol Barnes

Well done ⁦⁩ Chamber Choir - through to the finals 👏 https://t.co/zS53MP7XsM

17/01/20

Absolutely! Thanks Silvia for all your work with us this year 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻

http://www.twitter.com/waldegravesch/status/1218178752498274304

17/01/20

Students in Year 9 are watching presentations from their peers who have been working with and to learn about in order to https://t.co/WPc4tabdrh

Admissions

Admission Numbers

The proposed admission numbers for 2018-19 and 2019-20 for Waldegrave School are as follows:

Year 7 – 216, Year 12 – 150

Admissions to Year 7 for September 2020

Admissions for Year 7 are managed by the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, not by the school. Offers for September 2020 will be sent out by the Local Authority.

Applications from Richmond’s residents will be made on Richmond’s Common Application Form, which will be available in paper form and online.  Please click here for a link to the online brochure for Admission to Richmond's Secondary Schools for 2020 entry.

Full details can be found at the School Admissions Department at Richmond Council.

Admissions Team phone: 020 8547 5569
Email: Richmond.admissions@achievingforchildren.org.uk

You will need to contact your home borough for guidance if you do not live in the London Borough of Richmond-upon-Thames.

In the event of oversubscription the criteria to be applied is below.

Oversubscription criteria for Year 7 2019-20

Oversubscription criteria for Year 7 2020-21

The Planned Admission Number for entry into Year 7 is 216.

Admission to Sixth Form for September 2019 & 2020

Oversubscription criteria for Year 12 2019-20

Oversubscription criteria for Year 12 2020-21

The Planned Admission Number for entry into Year 12 will be 150.

Late applications

Applications received after the closing date of 31 October 2019 will only be considered after all applications received by the closing date. This is unless you are able to provide proof that there were exceptional reasons that prevented you from applying on time.  Late applications are co-ordinated by the School Admissions Department at Richmond Council.

Waiting List

A waiting list for the school will be held by the Local Authority in criteria order (regardless of when an application is received) until the end of the academic year in July 2020.  After this date the school waiting lists will be disbanded and parents will have to request in writing to have their child’s name added to a waiting list for the school.

Special Circumstances

If you are applying to the school under Oversubscription Criterion 2 – Exceptional Medical or Social Need, please complete the form below and submit it to the School Business Manager attaching supporting written evidence from a registered health professional.

Applications under this criterion for 2020 Year 7 applicants should be submitted by 31 October 2019.

Application form for special circumstances

In-year Admissions

Admissions for the present Year 7 to 11 are co-ordinated by the School Admissions Department at Richmond Council. The admissions team can be contacted by telephone on 020 8547 5569 during normal office hours.

Appeals Process

Waldegrave School Admission Appeals Timetable - Year 7 September 2020

If your child has been refused a place at your preferred secondary school, you may appeal the decision of the admissions authority. Your reasons for appealing will then be considered by an independent panel.

For information on how to appeal for a place for your child you will need to contact Richmond Democratic Services, education.appeals@richmond.gov.uk. Phone : 020 8891 7183

Important dates and deadlines

The following appeal dates apply to children starting school in September 2020.

  • Deadline for lodging secondary appeals: 20 April 2020
  • Waldegrave School are using the Richmond Independent Appeals Service and appeals are scheduled to be heard between 18 May 2020 and 22 June 2020 (excluding half term 25-29 May 2020 inclusive).

If you would like further details and application forms please use the link below;

http://www.richmond.gov.uk/admission_appeals

How places were offered on 1 March for September entry

2019

2018

2017

Total number of applications

1005

981

893

Looked after and previously looked after children (criterion 1)

3

0

1

Family, social, medical reasons (criterion 2)

0

1

0

Siblings (criterion 3)

66

49

44

Children of staff (criterion 4)

2

1

2

Distance (criterion 5) Area A: 144 Area B: 25

120

162

169

Pupils with a statement/EHCP

2

3

1

Number of appeals heard

20

19

16

Number of successful appeals

5

0

1

Distance from home to school of last place offered

Area A: 1.370km

Area B:    6.045 km

Area A: 1.533km

Area B: 5.028km

Area A: 1.911km

Area B: 5.304km

There is a waiting list

 

 

 

 

Admissions to Year 7 for September 2018 & 2019

Admission Numbers

The proposed admission numbers for 2018-19 and 2019-20 for Waldegrave School are as follows:

Year 7 – 216, Year 12 – 150

Admissions to Year 7 for September 2018 & 2019

Admissions for Year 7 are managed by the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, not by the school. Offers for September 2018 will be sent out by the Local Authority.

Applications from Richmond’s residents will be made on Richmond’s Common Application Form, which will be available in paper form and online.

Full details can be found at the School Admissions Department at Richmond Council.

Admissions Team phone: 020 8547 5569
Email: Richmond.admissions@achievingforchildren.org.uk

You will need to contact your home borough for guidance if you do not live in the London Borough of Richmond-upon-Thames.

In the event of oversubscription the criteria to be applied is below.

Oversubscription criteria for Year 7 2018-19

Oversubscription criteria for Year 7 2019-20

The Planned Admission Number for entry into Year 7 is 216.

Admission to Sixth Form for September 2018 & 2019

Oversubscription criteria for Year 12 2018-19

Oversubscription criteria for Year 12 2019-20

The Planned Admission Number for entry into Year 12 will be 150.

Late applications

Applications received after the closing date of 31 October 2018 will only be considered after all applications received by the closing date. This is unless you are able to provide proof that there were exceptional reasons that prevented you from applying on time.  Late applications are co-ordinated by the School Admissions Department at Richmond Council.

Waiting List

A waiting list for the school will be held by the Local Authority in criteria order (regardless of when an application is received) until the end of the academic year in July 2020.  After this date the school waiting lists will be disbanded and parents will have to request in writing to have their child’s name added to a waiting list for the school.

In-year Admissions

Admissions for the present Year 7 to 11 are co-ordinated by the School Admissions Department at Richmond Council. The admissions team can be contacted by telephone on 020 8547 5569 during normal office hours.

Appeals Process

Waldegrave School Admission Appeals Timetable - Year 7 September 2018

If your child has been refused a place at your preferred secondary school, you may appeal the decision of the admissions authority. Your reasons for appealing will then be considered by an independent panel.

For information on how to appeal for a place for your child you will need to contact Richmond Democratic Services, education.appeals@richmond.gov.uk. Phone : 020 8891 7183

Important dates and deadlines

The following appeal dates apply to children starting school in September 2018.

  • Deadline for lodging secondary appeals: 20 April 2018
  • Waldegrave School are using the Richmond Independent Appeals Service and appeals are scheduled to be heard between 14 May 2018 and 29 June 2018

If you would like further details and application forms please use the link below;

www.richmond.gov.uk/admission_appeals

Open Morning Tours Spring/Summer 2019

Tours of the school for prospective parents will take place on the following dates:

  • Friday 1 March 9-9.30am
  • Thursday 4 April 9-9.30am
  • Friday 10 May 9-9.30am
  • Thursday 6 June 9-9.30am

These will be tours of the working school with a member of leadership. Tours will start from 9am to be completed by 9.30am. 

Please click below to book your ticket.

Eventbrite - Morning Tours of Waldegrave School 2019

Once booked you will receive an email with a  ticket. Please print the ticket or download to your mobile phone and show on the door to gain entry.  Unfortunately we are not able to admit visitors without a ticket.

FAQs

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

There is no minimum age but all members of a group (including children) must have a ticket. ID is not required as long as the ticket is presented. 

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

There is no parking on site and visitors are encouraged to walk or to use public transport. 

What are access arrangements?

We welcome all visitors and we are happy to adapt our tours as necessary We do not have a lift so we apologise that some visitors may be unable to see every area. Please don't allow that to put you off - there is still plenty to see.

What can I bring into the event?

Please do not bring large bags. Prams may be brought into school but due to narrow corridors and stairs we request that they are parked in the foyer and babies are carried. 

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

email: info@waldegrave.org.uk