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.

Open days and application dates

13th November, 20th November at 09.30, 11.00 and 14.00

8 January 2018  09.30 - 10.30

Please call the office (01442 404020) to ensure there are spaces on your preferred day and time.


Applications open

Application Deadline

Secondary, Upper, Studio & UTC

National Allocation Day 1 March 2018

1 September 2017

31 October 2017

Primary, Junior & Middle

Allocation Day 18 April 2018

6 November 2017

15 January 2018





Reception Admissions 2018

For more information visit:

Nursery Admissions 2018

Visit our Nursery Admissions page.

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 on the link opposite. 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 2018/2019.

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 2018, we suggest you visit the Herts Direct website here: The closing date for secondary school applications is 31 October 2017.