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We are pleased to announce our Open Events for Year 7, September 2022 Admission.

For full details of our events, please read our welcome letter to parents/carers via the link below:


CRAWSHAW ACADEMY: OPEN EVENTS 2021 (Letter to Parents/Carers)


Open Evening: Thursday 23rd September

The evening will consist of:

  • Keynote presentations in the Theatre from the Principal, Associate Principal and our wonderful students.

  • An optional walk through of our school site led by one of our students.

  • An opportunity to experience the food provided by our in-house catering team, alongside the chance to and meet and talk with Senior members of staff.

There will be three sessions available which begin at 4.30pm, 5.45pm and 7.00pm.

Please note, as numbers are limited for each session, you will need to indicate the number of tickets required when you book. Everyone must have a separate ticket. To ensure that as many families as possible can attend, please may we request that the number of attendees from each group is kept to a minimum.

Open Mornings: week commencing Monday 27th September

We recognise that with a reduced capacity on Open Evening, not everyone may be able to attend. We will be running a series of Open Mornings, during the school day, beginning on Monday 27th September. There will be a separate booking process for this which will open by Friday 24th September. These mornings will:

  • Be led by a member of the Senior Leadership Team.

  • Take the format of a walk through the school site.

  • Begin at 9.15 am and will run for approximately an hour.

Should you be unable to book a place on either event and you do wish to visit us in-person, then please email us at . We will aim to provide additional opportunities over and above those indicated above.

Open Morning Bookings - click here


On this page you will find all the information regarding admission in to Year 7 for September 2022. This site will be updated with additional resources from the Open Evenings for those unable to attend. Below you will find the thoughts of some of our students and a virtual tour of the school.



- Q&A with one of our Year 11 students from 2020-2021.

- Virtual tour of the school led by some of our Year 11 students from 2020-2021.



Plan of the Academy 


-'Talking Heads'

.....from a number of our students so that you can understand what Crawshaw is like from a student perspective



We have created a set of Frequently Asked Questions that we are often asked and these can be found below. 

Our Prospectus for 2021-2022 is available here. (If you would like a printed copy posting out to you please email


If, after the various Open Events and the information provided on this page you still have a specific question then please email and our Senior Leadership Team will get back to you.

Admissions Policy 2022-23

Prospectus 2021-2022