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Academy conversion application forms

Forms for schools converting to academy status.

Documents

Primary school application to convert to academy status

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Secondary school application to convert to academy status

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Special school application to convert to academy status

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Detail

If you’re a school converting to academy status, you can use the forms on this page to apply.

If you’re a mainstream primary or secondary school, you can also apply using the online application form.

Special schools can only apply using the Word form on this page. Special schools are schools for children with special educational needs.

If you’re a sixth-form college considering becoming a 16 to 19 academy, advice and an application form are available.

Read more guidance on the process for converting to academy status.