Saffron Walden County High School is a popular and heavily oversubscribed secondary school. We currently admit 300 children from our priority admissions area into Year 7 each September and arrange them into 10 mixed tutor groups. All applications are evaluated against a set of published admissions criteria. Please read our Admissions Policy below.

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Please see our Admissions Policy below, if you have any further questions you can contact our Admissions Officer at

Click here to access the Essex County Council online application. 

If you are looking for Sixth Form admissions, please click here