Castle Mead Academy will continue to grow by 240 scholars each year, until reaching full capacity of 1200 by the year 2023. Castle Mead has a city-wide catchment area, therefore offering our first-class education to any families who align to our values from across the city of Leicester.
Admissions to Castle Mead are coordinated by the school admission team.
To apply for a place at our school for your child you will need to submit an online application via the Local Authority school admissions process. Please see their website for details:
Admission arrangements for our school are in our Admissions Policy, including how the Local Authority will allocate places on a priority basis (oversubscription criteria).
If you have moved address, recently arrived in Leicester or looking to change your child’s school, please click here for more information on how to apply for a place at our school.
For information about how to appeal an admissions decision and the latest admissions appeals timetable, please click here.
Leicester Schools Admissions Team contact details:
Address: School Admissions Service,
Customer Service Centre, York House,
91 Granby Street,
Leicester, LE1 6FB
Telephone: 0116 454 1009 (option 1)
Email: [email protected]
Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you would like more information about our school.