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11/05/21

Retweetd From charlie mackesy

It’s Mental Health Awareness Week, so I thought I’d post this. https://t.co/6Uo0xNcNBQ

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10/05/21

Retweetd From YoungMinds

To start , spend 20 minutes having a conversation about mental health with your child. Here are some conversation starters you can use. https://t.co/TYtbRYuLoy

07/05/21

Lead Teacher of Economics, Waldegrave School, Richmond upon Thames https://t.co/2uhF1fDC3s

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05/05/21

Retweetd From Richmond Music Trust

It was a wonderful feeling to welcome players back to our Saturday Centre last week! was filled with the sound of music and laughter all morning🎶 Looking to make music with others? Check out our ensemble opportunities⬇️ https://t.co/V8Nb4LxcWf https://t.co/DkpwuyFDEq

04/05/21

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'Bossy', 'feisty' or 'sassy' girls must be a thing of the past – describe them as they are: 'confident', says Erica Johnson-Cook (free for subscribers) https://t.co/RWBPq1daBJ

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04/05/21

Retweetd From Internet Watch Foundation

1 in 10 children aged 10-15 have spoken to a stranger online. Any child who has unrestricted access to internet connected devices is at risk. Use the TALK checklist to keep your child safe online. https://t.co/dGQjfOjd6A

04/05/21

Assistant Headteacher, Waldegrave School, Richmond upon Thames https://t.co/LHxWKXqXG0

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29/04/21

Retweetd From Hampton Fund

On low income with a child in Year 6? Worried about the cost of first uniform at high school? If you live in , , , , or we're here to help. Email info.co.uk or phone 0208 941 7866 for grant application. https://t.co/p8yGLOTn2z

29/04/21

Retweetd From Visible Learning

According to John Hattie, "School communities must develop a mindset of 'different learning' as opposed to that of 'missed learning.'" https://t.co/U2u2g7hgvE

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29/04/21

The whole school had the privilege to hear from Stuart Lawrence in a live virtual assembly this afternoon. What a powerful and thought-provoking presentation. Thank you, Stuart https://t.co/7RGsuErMMF

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25/04/21

Retweetd From Ranj Singh

We asked some young people what they’d like to know about anxiety, and I’ve answered some of the questions here! For further support check out . Full video 👉🏽 https://t.co/2EXVmrw4zw https://t.co/HPq6IgK6PF

23/04/21

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Watch “Stephen Lawrence Day - A Legacy of Change” on https://t.co/Xs9eKxMCSO

22/04/21

Students commemorated in tutor time today. Find out more about the day here https://t.co/gPAM9HRqx2 Next week we get to hear directly from Stephen’s brother Stuart, who will be delivering a special assembly.

20/04/21

Safeguarding Alert - Viral Rumour - Safer Schools - Useful information for parents and carers https://t.co/1ZicvIcArf

20/04/21

Huge congratulations, Assal! 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻

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18/04/21

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Our amazing volunteers Moussa & Antonio have given up their holiday time to run the Foodbank. Today they were helped by Tilly from & Issy from https://t.co/IbuL8eOf45

12/04/21

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If you're a young person in Kingston & Richmond, then this website's for you - visit https://t.co/KOpzapMCe7 for info on local activities, podcasts, emotional health and more!

12/04/21

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The pandemic has impacted us all; you or someone you know may be experiencing difficulties. Support is available. and have put together helpful directories on where to access help across a range of issues including mental health https://t.co/uRX4KrrZdB

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12/04/21

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Short breaks provide disabled children and young people with fun, enjoyment and a chance to be with friends while their parents and carers get a break from caring. Help us plan what Short Break we offer from April 2022 https://t.co/ubGR0eiStK https://t.co/3MuNGPg2I1

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07/04/21

Retweetd From AchievingForChildren

Aged 11-19 and live/go to school in Richmond? Want to do something about climate change? Our Youth Council has a new fund for projects to tackle climate change. Find out how to apply for up to £1500: https://t.co/istyz4ydH1 https://t.co/wbWzzsZrNf

Admissions

Published Admissions Number [PAN]  

The PAN (published admissions number) for Year 7 is 216

The PAN (published admissions number) for Year 12 is 20 [see note below]

Year 12 - A minimum of 20 places will be offered to external applicants. The School aims for a year group of approximately 180 to 200 in Year 12 which includes internal and external applicants. Please see the grid below for more details on admissions in the last three years.

Admission to Year 12 for September 2021 & 2022

Applications for places in the Sixth Form at Waldegrave School are made directly through the school website. Students must submit their application in accordance with the timeline provided on the school’s website.

How places were offered on GCSE results day in August for Sept entry 2020 2019 2018
Total number of applications 655 650 605
Internal students who transferred into sixth form 152 104 108
External students 47 94 92
Total students in sixth form 199 198 200
Looked after and previously looked after children (criterion 1) 1 0 0
Children of staff (criterion 2) 2 1 0
Pupils with a statement/EHCP 0 1 2
Number of appeals heard 0 0 0
Number of successful appeals 0 0 0
Distance from home to school of last place offered to external applicants 1.16miles 3.8miles 5.8miles

 

Admissions to Year 7 for September 2021

Admissions for Year 7 are managed by the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, not by the school. Offers for September 2021 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 2021 entry.

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

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

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.

Late applications

Applications for Year 7 received after the closing date of 31 October 2020 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 2021.  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 2021 Year 7 applicants should be submitted by 31 October 2020.

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 2021

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 2021.

  • Deadline for lodging secondary appeals: 19 April 2021
  • Waldegrave School are using the Richmond Independent Appeals Service and appeals are scheduled to be heard between 17 May 2021 and 22 June 2021 (excluding half term 31 May-4 June 2021 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

2020

2019

2018

Total number of applications

953

1005

981

Looked after and previously looked after children (criterion 1)

3

3

0

Family, social, medical reasons (criterion 2)

1

0

1

Siblings (criterion 3)

47

66

49

Children of staff (criterion 4)

0

2

1

Distance (criterion 5) Area A: 120 Area B: 21

162

141

162

Pupils with a statement/EHCP

3

2

3

Number of appeals heard

7

20

19

Number of successful appeals

0

5

0

Distance from home to school of last place offered

Area A: 1.509km

Area B: 4.972km

Area A: 1.370km

Area B:    6.045 km

Area A: 1.533km

Area B: 5.028km

There is a waiting list