Central Bedfordshire Council act as the Admissions Authority for our Point of Entry cohorts. School admissions | Central Bedfordshire Council

Please refer to their website for

Post 16 Applications for the Matt King 6th Form are made directly to the school. More information on this can be found on our 6th Form pages here: Apply to 6th Form

September 2024

As a result of the Schools for the Future programme operating in Central Beds, we are pleased to confirm that Stratton Upper School will become Stratton School in September 2024, a full secondary school, delivering a curriculum from Year 7 to Year 13. More information can be found here on the SFF website - Schools for the Future.

For all other families and students, the Central Beds Admissions Team can be contacted for specific questions on the 2024 application process School admissions | Central Bedfordshire Council 

Late applications into Year 7 are STILL possible

Download the CBC Word Doc at the bottom of this page and send it back to Central Beds ASAP  (to ensure you start with us on day one!) via

 Late applications into Year 8 are STILL possible

 Apply direct on the CBC website as an "In Year Admission" - click this link --> Applying for a school place during the academic year | Central Bedfordshire Council


Current Waiting Lists

Central Beds will be able to advise you on our waiting lists. As of May 2024, we have a waiting list in Year 8 (for September) and Year 9 (for September).

We have a few spots open in our Year 7 programme for September.

We are operationally full in Years 10 and 11

Our admissions are processed by Central Beds Council. Please refer to CBC for all questions relating to admissions into Stratton School.

Our facilities are extensive.

On top of the standard package classrooms and IT space, we offer -

      • Performance Hall - 250 Seat capacity theatre space with full stage and backstage setup and dressing rooms
      • Drama Studio and workshop space
      • Music rehearsal rooms
      • Sound recording studio
      • Bespoke teaching spaces for PE Theory
      • Full media suite
      • Enhanced technology suite with engineering and electronics options
      • State of the Art Science Block with 12 high quality science labs
      • 3G Muga - operational from November 2023
      • Large Sports Hall, Dance Studio, Activity Studio and Gymnasium space
      • Enhanced Visual Arts suite of learning spaces including a purpose-built darkroom for photography curriculum
      • Pastoral Support Hubs in every House area of the school, to enhance support opportunities for students
      • Large library and study space
      • Open plan gallery space for student work showcase events
      • Bespoke 6th Form accommodation
      • An Appropriate Provision learning zone - an onsite and integrated support and curriculum programme of study entwined in the Thrive principles of metal health and wellbeing.

 All admissions are made via Central Bedfordshire Admissions Team. 6th Form applications are made directly to the school.

You can email the Admissions Team directly using:

Telephone: 0300 300 8037


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