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Admissions at West Newcastle Academy

How to find out more about WNA

West Newcastle is a very special school, we invite visitors for an initial tour where you can see learning in action, ask questions and explore our school sites.


Call us to make an appointment on

0191 273 9477.

School places: Reception to Year 6

Please apply through Newcastle Admissions for:


Year R (born 01/09/2017 – 31/08/2018)

Year 1 (born 01/09/2016 – 31/08/2017)


Year 2 (born 01/09/2015 – 31/08/2016)


Year 3 (born 01/09/2014 – 31/08/2015)


Year 4 (born 01/09/2013– 31/08/2014)

Year 5 (born 01/09/2012 – 31/08/2013)

Year 6 (born 01/09/2011 – 31/08/2012)

Apply For A School Place


Applications for Reception places starting September 2023

If you have a child born on or between 1 September 2018 and 31 August 2019 you can apply for a place through the Newcastle City Council Local Authority online admissions process.


Visits to the school are warmly welcomed. Please ring the school office for an appointment.


The Pupil Premium form is available to download here

If you are having difficulties submitting the form or submitting the form electronically, please contact us on 0191 273 9477 or email as we can offer one-to-one help at our office.


WNA Admissions Policies

Admissions Policy 2021/22

Admissions Policy 2022/23

Admissions Policy 2023/24

Applications are managed via Newcastle City Council Local Authority online admissions here.


All children with a statement of SEN naming West Newcastle Academy will be admitted.
The school will then accept applications from any family applying within the application window, regardless of gender, race, faith, first language, ability or social status. Applications will be ranked according to the policies above.

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