Saffron Walden County High School is popular and heavily oversubscribed. We currently admit 300 children from our priority admissions area into Year 7 in September and arrange them into 10 mixed tutor groups. All applications are evaluated against a set of published admissions criteria. These are to be found in our Admissions Policy.

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

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

2020 Admissions Policy| PDF

2021 Admissions Policy| PDF

Year 7 (Sept 2019) Prospective Parents Evening Information