Want to join Joseph Swan Academy?

The Joseph Swan Academy admissions policy follows that laid down within its agreement with the Department for Education and works alongside the established practices already in place for all maintained secondary schools in Gateshead.

Our Intake Policy and Procedure can be found in our Policies section on our website. To find out more, contact us at Joseph Swan Academy; alternatively you may contact the Gateshead Council School Admissions Office.

Important Dates

10 September 2018 – Online system opens for parents to apply 
31 October 2018 – Closing date for submitting applications
1 March 2019 – Offer letters and emails sent to parents
15 March 2019 – Parents must accept places by this date
22 March 2019 – Any places that become available will be offered from the schools waiting list
May/June 2019 – Appeals heard