11-16 Admissions

Westminster Academy is a non-selective academy with International Business and Enterprise specialist status.

We are delighted to welcome prospective families to the school and our supportive team of staff are dedicated to making the transition process as smooth as possible for you and your child.


A 40 fact tour of Westminster Academy

For more information about admissions, please contact us on 020 7121 0600 or email:

Year 6 into Year 7 Transition

We look forward to welcoming our new cohort in September. For information on uniform and a guide for new students, please visit our Parents and Carers page, and see the documents at the bottom of this page. Read more about 2020 transition planning here.

Year 6 Virtual Open Days | Autumn 2020

Open Mornings:

  • Tuesday 22 September (9.15am)
  • Monday 28 September (9.15am)
  • Thursday 15 October (9.15am)
  • Wednesday 21 October (9.15am)

Open Evening: Tuesday 06 October (4.30pm and 5.30pm)

We are delighted to invite Year 6 students and their families to our virtual Open Days this autumn. Due to social distancing measures, to make our events as accessible as possible for attendees, and to keep our community as safe as possible, these events will be held online. Whilst Open Days may not be in a traditional format, we nonetheless look forward to the opportunity to share with you what life is like at Westminster Academy. The event will include a virtual tour to try to recreate the experience of being inside the Westminster Academy building.  

Registered attendees will receive a link by email to the live stream of the event, in advance of the Open Day.

Register for an Open Day

Please register your interest here.

For more information, contact Sally Pitt: S.Pitt@WestminsterAcademy.org.uk.

Admissions policy

For our admissions policy, please visit our Key Information

You can find key dates of the primary to secondary transition process in our admissions timeline.

Year 6 Applications

Year 6 applications to Westminster Academy must be made via the Pan London e-admissions system. Please visit Westminster City Council’s admissions pages here for more information.

In-year Applications

Westminster Academy is currently oversubscribed in all year groups and therefore we are not accepting applications. Should you wish your child to be placed on the waiting list, please complete this form.



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Guide for new students 01st Sep 2020 Download
Uniform and equipment guide 05th May 2020 Download
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