Thank you for your interest in our Academy.  If you are considering enrolling your child at Hammond Academy or would like further information, please contact our office on 01442 404020.

Opening days and application dates

8th November - 10.00-11.00am & 2.00-3.00pm

10th November - 10.00-11.00am & 2.00-3.00pm

14th November - 10.00-11.00am & 2.00-3.00pm

16th November - 10.00-11.00am & 2.00-3.00pm

30th November - 10.00-11.00am & 2.00-3.00pm

10th January 2017 - 10.00-10.30am

Please call the office to ensure there are spaces on your required day and time.


Applications open

Application Deadline

Secondary, Upper, Studio & UTC

1 September 2016

31 October 2016

Primary, Junior & Middle

7 November 2016

15 January 2017





Reception Admissions 2017

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Nursery Admissions 2017

If you wish to apply for a place in our Nursery or Reception class for the start of the new academic year, please contact Hertfordshire Admissions office on 0300 123 4043 or via their website We will be offering 60 Reception places for September 2016. Application open date is February 2016 and closing March 2016 - actual dates will be advertised as soon as they are released by Hertfordshire County Council.

In-Year Admissions
For enquires relating to in-year admissions, please contact our school office on 01442 404020 or e-mail; we are happy to add your details to our waiting list, please contact the school for an application form or download it here. Hammond Academy operates its in year admissions by the same rules as Hertfordshire County Council. Upon receipt of your completed application, your details will be added to our waiting list and we will contact you when a space becomes available.

Academy Admission Appeals

Hertfordshire County Council will take responsibility for all new entry (Reception) appeals for the Academy for the year 2016/2017.

In Year Appeals

Appeals resulting from in year admission applications will be heard within 30 school days of the appeal being lodged.

Secondary and Under-11s admissions

For more details on admissions for children starting or changing school in September 2017, we suggest you visit the Herts Direct website here: The closing date for secondary school applications is 31 October 2016.