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Admissions (Year 7-11)

Year 7 Entry - September 2022

Admissions Booklet 2022 Entry will be published on-line by Monday 15th March 2021
On-line registration opens on Saturday 1st May 2021

We are delighted that you are considering Skipton Girls' High School for your child's future education.

As an Academy we are responsible for our own admissions. Skipton Girls’ High School is a selective school, so girls who wish to join the school in Year 7 sit a set of selection tests. If more girls are successful in the tests than can be offered places at the school other criteria, including home to school distance are taken into account.

Admission of students after the start of Year 7

Please refer to Section 4 of our Admissions Policy 2021 for further information. In year tests will be held: 9th October 2020 and 7th May 2021. For further information please contact


Parents of candidates who have not been allocated a place have a statutory right of appeal and can obtain an appeal form from school after formal notification of places by the Local Authority. These must be completed and returned to the Admissions Appeals Office, North Yorkshire County Council by the published deadline (email

The Appeals Panel is constituted in accordance with the School Standards and Framework Act 1998 and all members are independent of the school and of the Local Authority. Its decisions will be binding on the Admission Authority and on the parents.


Please email the Admissions Office on if you have any queries regarding the admissions process for Years 7-11 admissions.


 Admissions Booklet
2021 Entry


Admissions Policy 2021


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