Principal - Anouska Gardner
Principal - Anouska Gardner



You can see our Admissions Policies for each year of entry below:

The Published Admission Number (PAN) is the number of pupils it is intended to admit into the first year group of school. This number for 2023/24 is 151 places.

If you wish to visit the school, you would be very welcome! Please contact school for an appointment on 01757 706161.

In accordance with our statutory duty under The School Admissions (Admission Arrangements and co-ordination of Admission Arrangements) (England) Regulation 2012. North Yorkshire Council is consulting on proposed school admission arrangements for community and voluntary controlled schools 2025/2026.

The consultation opens on 27 October 2023 and closes on 15 December 2023.  You may view this at   

If you wish to respond please email bearing in mind that this consultation ends on 15 December 2023.



In-year admissions

Local Authority’s Co-ordinated Admission Scheme

Barlby High School participates in the Local Authority’s Co-ordinated Admission Scheme for in-year admissions. If parents/carers wish to apply for a school place, applications can be made at:

Full details of North Yorkshire County Council’s in-year admissions process is available at:


The right to appeal

By law, if your child is refused a place at your preferred school, you have the right to appeal against that decision to an independent panel.

Further detail is available at:




The Hope Sentamu Learning Trust (HSLT) Trust Board have determined their admissions arrangements for 2023 – 2024.

Following determination of arrangements, any objections to those arrangements must be made to the Schools Adjudicator. Objections to admission arrangements must be referred to the Schools Adjudicator by 15th May in the determination year.

Please follow this link to object to the schools adjudicator regarding a school’s admission arrangements:


Post: OSA, Bishopsgate House, Feethams, Darlington, DL1 5QE


You can object to the schools adjudicator because you consider a school’s admission arrangements:

If your concerns are about the admission arrangements for a year other than the 2023 to 2024 academic year, make it clear to which year’s arrangements you are referring.


If you’re interested in finding out more about Barlby High School, please see our Prospectus 2023-24