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My experience as a parent completing Admissions forms for my daughter

Once again, it's that time of year when primary schools eagerly await fair ATF files from Local Authorities, containing vital information about new students joining for the upcoming academic year in September. Last year, I found myself navigating through this process...

Empowering Admissions Staff: The Role of School’s Senior Leadership Team

The more I reflect on my experience working within the education sector, the more I realise just how much the staff behind the scenes – the back office/support/operations staff – are truly the unsung heroes. They're the first point of contact, the ones who shape those...

5 Ways To Enhance Data Management for Admissions Professionals in Schools

The digital age of education, you've got to love it. Some schools are really embracing this new age, some not so much! Read on to get some tips on how you can revolutionise your admissions processes. So, in this blog, I'm going to discuss 5 tools and strategies that...

Understanding the Crucial Role of Admissions in MATs

If you've read any of my previous articles, you'll know that I Iike to talk about school admissions. As an Assistant Headteacher, I found the topic fascinating and it struck me just how important it was to get it absolutely spot on. I've come to realise that how...

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How The Greenshaw Learning Trust Uses Applicaa

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Hear from ALET on Admissions Management in a MAT

Hear from ALET on Admissions Management in a MAT

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