The school’s current admission arrangements adhere to the published criteria contained in the 2018/2019 Kingston upon Hull “Admissions to Primary Schools” Booklet.

These criteria below applies for 2018/2019 and 2019/2020 school year.

The admission arrangements explain how pupils will be admitted, including how many children. It also sets out a procedure if the school is oversubscribed.

Further details on how to apply for a school place can be found at

The criteria for admission to Thorpepark are:

  1. Children in public care at the time when preferences are expressed, and those who have been previously looked after
  2. Being resident in the catchment area of the school
  3. Having a brother or sister who will be attending the school at the expected time of admission
  4. Having attended both of the school’s Early Years settings, Little Jumping Beans
  5. Geographical, with priority given to those living nearest to the school

Although Thorpepark is an academy and the governing body is the admissions authority, the Local Authority (Hull City Council) continues to be responsible for co-ordinating all admissions and making offers of places.

Please see the Admission Criteria below for further detail/explanation.

Admission Criteria

Please download our criteria for admissions to Thorpepark Academy.