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Musical Aptitude Test

Musical Aptitude Test 2021

Application now open for Year 7 entry September 2022

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Timetable to obtain ‘music criteria’ to apply for Year 7 entry September 2022 :

January 2021:  Application to Musical Aptitude Test 2021 opens

Friday 21st May 2021 (3.30pm)

Closing date to submit electronic application form to Ashmole Academy.  This application enables current Year 5 applicants to enter the Musical Aptitude Test 2021 process.

June 2021 (date tbc):  Musical Aptitude Test 2021

Approximately one hour in duration. The Musical Aptitude Test historically has been held on a Saturday morning in June. However due to the pandemic the date of the Musical Aptitude Test will be published in the Spring Term 2021.  Applicants will be sent details of the test with a time slot at least 2 weeks prior to the date of the test.

Full details of the Musical Aptitude process are outlined in the school Admiission Policy

Ashmole Academy Admission Policy 2021

July 2021 (date tbc):  Music Auditions

The results of the Musical Aptitude Auditions will be sent to parents by Ashmole Academy in the Autumn Term 2022 before the closing date for submission of the eAdmission form to your home local authority.

On receipt of the result of the Musical Aptitude audition, parents who wish to apply to Ashmole Academy under the ‘music criteria’ for entry September 2022 must list the school as one of their preferences on their Application Form.  The result of the auditions ‘do not’ guarantee a place at the school.

October 2021 (date tbc) Secondary Transfer Evening

Prospective Parents and students will have the opportunity to view the school and obtain a copy of the school prospectus.

31st October 2021

Closing date for submitting eAdmission Form to the local authority Admissions to apply for a secondary school place.

March 2022 - National Allocation Day

Local authority inform parents of their secondary school place offer. 

March to September 2022:

Further offers from waiting list made by Ashmole Academy.

June 2022 - Appeal hearings will be held.