Admissions Information

2021 - 2022 Admissions Into Year 7

Turves Green Boys' School is a boys comprehensive academy, providing for the 11 to 16 age range.

The admission number for Year 7 in September 2021 is 120 pupils. The school participates in the Birmingham Local Authority centrally co-ordinated admissions process. Applicants for Turves Green should, therefore, complete the Preference Form and keep to all deadlines for the Birmingham process.

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Missed out on a place for your child at Turves Green Boys' School?

For more information regarding an appeal for a Year 7 place, please contact:

postbox@tgbs.co.uk

Cleary Stating:

  • Your Child's Name
  • Date of Birth
  • Address
  • Current School

Oversubscription Admissions Criteria

1. Looked after or previously looked after children.

2. Children with a brother or sister already at the school, who will still be in attendance, including in the sixth form, in September 2019, where a brother/sister is defined as: having the same two natural parents; having one common parent; having a ‘step’ sibling relationship; legally adopted or fostered by the same parent(s).

3. Children of staff who are employees at the school.

4. Children who live nearest to the school. Distance between home and school will be a straight line measurement from the front door of the pupil’s residence to the front gates of the school on the drive leading to the school’s main entrance doors and reception. The local authority uses a computerised system, which measures all distances in metres. Ordnance Survey supply the co-ordinates that are used to plot an applicant’s home address within this system.

Special Educational Needs

Any child with a statement of special educational needs is required to be admitted to the school that is named in the statement. This gives such children overall priority for admission to the named school. This is not an oversubscription criterion.