Choosing a school is a very important process for parents and children alike.

We hope our website, together with our Prospectus, will give you the information that you need to make your decision.

Open Evening for Prospective Year 7 Students

Our Open Evening for prospective students who would like to join Stowupland in Year 7 in September 2020 is being held on Wednesday 25th September 2019.  The evening will begin at 6.00pm and there will be an opportunity to attend a general presentation, to see a range of work and displays and to take part in a number activities in all subject areas.  

We are also offering a “Tea and Tour” with the Headteacher on set days throughout the the first half of Autumn Term. For more information and to book a place, please telephone or email the school on [email protected].

Open Evening 2019


Admissions for Year 6 Transferring to Year 7

Stowupland High school is an Academy, and a founding school of the John Milton Academy Trust.  Admission arrangements for Year 6 students moving into Year 7 are conducted, on our behalf, by Suffolk County Council.

Prospective parents must follow their identified procedures when applying for places for new intakes.  A map of the school’s catchment area can be found below or by contacting the Local Education Authority.  As a guide, our main feeder primary schools are Bacton, Cedars Park, Crawfords, Freeman, Mendlesham and Old Newton.

Map of the catchment area: schoolcatchment-stowupland_high_school


In-Year Applications 2019-20

In-year applications will be handled directly by the school.  Please complete Form ADM1 which can be found on the link below:


Admissions for 2020-21

Admissions for 2020-21 will be subject to the Admissions Policy for the John Milton Academy Trust.  The 2020-21 policy has been included in the Local Authority admissions details.

Please find our Admissions 2020-21 policy below.


Admissions for 2021-22

For more information regarding Admissions and choosing a school in Suffolk, please go to 


Personal data is processed in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.


The national closing date for applications is 31st October 2020.  All applications should be made to Suffolk County Council. The easiest and most secure way to apply for a school place is online at

The National Offer day is Monday 1st March 2021 and you will receive notification by email or letter from Suffolk County Council.

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