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The Hinckley School has engaged the services of the Local Authority (LA) to administer the admissions procedures. This means parents must apply through the LA online system or by using the LA’s common application form.

Operational Capacity

Please see below The Hinckley School’s operational capacity numbers for 2024-2025, as ratified by Trustees and Governors.

Year group 


7 NA
8 196
9 224
10 168
11 154

Oversubscription Criteria

In the event of applications exceeding the number of places available within the school's admission number, places will be allocated in accordance with the oversubscription criteria. Please refer to the relevant Admissions Policy for full details.

In Year Transfers

Parents who are considering transferring their child to The Hinckley School from another school are welcome to contact the school on 01455 632183 to discuss arrangements.

Please follow this link for further Information regarding the Local Authority admissions process: