Year 7 Admissions

Year 7 Admissions to The Cooper School September 2021

The application process is managed by Oxfordshire County Council (not the school) and the details of how to apply are below:

Key Dates

  • Applications can be made between 4 September and 31 October 2020 for Y7 admission in September 2021

  • 1 March 2021: OCC informs parents about their child’s secondary school allocation

  • 16 March 2021: parent deadline for responding to offers or being added to the continued interest list

  • 6 May: late application offer day (OCC)

  • Summer term: visits of pastoral staff to primary schools for Year 6 Induction to year 7

  • 6 and 7 July: Year 6 Transition days at TCS


Appeals are managed by Oxfordshire County Council, not the school. Please read the following if you have not been offered the place that you wanted


We are unable to offer in person tours to students and parents at this time due to Coronavirus. However, please watch the virtual tour below


Please find a link to the school prospectus which outlines the school’s values and practical details about the curriculum and pastoral care at The Cooper School 


Any specific questions about SEN provision can be answered by our Inclusion team. Please contact them via Mr Tweed, Director of Inclusion on who will direct you to the correct person to talk to


Our latest OFSTED report can be found here:

Head of Year/Transition

Mr P Dean

Please return at the end of September for Mr Dean’s message

Headteacher’s introduction

Please watch this video from the Headteacher (Available end of September 2020)