Gusford is an academy which is part of the Active Learning Trust and therefore follows the Active Learning Trust Admissions Policy which can be downloaded below.

Applying for a Reception Place

Applications for a September 2021 reception place closed on 15th January 2021, late applications need to be made via Suffolk County Council.

If you applied online before the deadline you will receive an email with details of your school offer on 16th April 2021.


Application form for an 'in-year' admission - Please collect an 'in-year' application form from our school office)


As part of the funding agreements, The Active Learning Trust is required to comply with the School Admissions Appeals Code. In the event of your application being unsuccessful all admission appeals should be referred to the ALT Central Office, and appeal hearings will be organised where appropriate. All letters refusing admission will give details of how to appeal the decision.

ALT Central Office's registered address is - Active Learning Trust, School Road, Ely, Cambridgeshire. CB6 2FG

2021 Admissions & Appeals

2022 admissions & appeals

2022 Admissions Arrangements Gusford.docx