Secondary Admissions

It is the policy of Drapers' Academy to provide education for all children regardless of their different abilities and will not select any pupil by ability, aptitude or faith.  

Drapers' Academy complies fully with the School Admissions Code of Practice and the School Admission Appeals Code of Practice as these apply to maintained schools.

Places will be allocated according to the criteria below:

  • Looked after children and children who were looked after, but ceased to be so because they were adopted.
  • Children who have siblings who are attending Drapers’ Academy.
  • Pupils who attend our Feeder Primary Schools.
  • Pupils’ residing in the Academy’s agreed priority admissions area.
  • Pupils’ living outside the priority admissions area.


In-Year Transfer or School Place

If you are wanting to apply for either an In-Year transfer or school place you must complete the attached ICAF Form and return it to London Borough of Havering Council. You can return the completed form by hand, email or post. Please find the form below: