Admissions to the School

Admissions for September 2018

Please see admission arrangements here

Map of Rastrick High School's Catchment Area

Open Evening 2017 for September 2018 entry

Our Open Evening for Year 7 entry in September 2018 is Thursday 21 September between 6.00-9.00pm.

The Headteacher will do a short introduction at both 6.15pm and again at 7.00pm.

Please come and look around, see our excellent facilities, committed and talented staff and students who will give yo the information to make the right choice. 

Please note that parking is limited at an event with so many visitors, so please allow extra time for your journey if you are attending one of the talks. The second talk is generally less bus

Admissions for September 2017

Timetable for hearing Admissions Appeals for September 2017 intake

In accordance with the requirement set out in section 2 of the School Admission Appeals Code, we must publish how our appeals are organised and heard. We have employed a company called ICSG to manage our independent appeals. The hearings will be heard week between 5 June and 23 June 2017, with more details on the actual dates provided nearer the time depending on the number of appeals

The school will follow the statutory requirements in both the School Admission Appeals Code and the School Admissions Code when organising admission appeals

Information on applying for a place at a secondary school can also be found on the Calderdale Council website here 

Admissions Procedure for Mid-year Entry 2016-17

For mid year admissions, please contact the Headteacher's PA,Sally Mason on 01484 406372.

Talented Musician Development Programme

Rastrick High School is able to offer sixteen places for Year 7 admissions based on musical ability. Students who apply for one of these places and are successful are accepted on to the Talented Musician Development Programme.

Applications for the Talented Musician Programme for September 2017 are now closed.

Click here for more information about this programme.

Click here to download the application form in Word

Click here to download the application form as a PDF

Applications must be submitted no later than 4pm on Friday 14 October 2016. Please address and send all completed application forms to:

Mr S Evans, Rastrick High School, Field Top Road, Rastrick, Brighouse, 

Please Note: A confirmation will be sent from the Headteacher’s PA to confirm receipt of your application. This will be emailed if an email address has been provided, otherwise by post.