Apply for a place at Ark John Keats Academy

Please note: Secondary admissions for September 2022 are now open and all applications must be made via Enfield Council, click here for details. For In-Year admissions (part-way through the academic year), please see the section at the bottom of this page.

We'd be delighted to welcome you and your child as a new Year 7 pupil at Ark John Keats Academy. The school, which is rated "Outstanding" by Ofsted, provides a welcoming, friendly learning environment, underpinned by high expectations and ambition for each and every one of our students.

Ark John Keats Academy is a six form entry secondary school which offers 180 Year 7 places each year. It is a non-denominational, non-selective school for local children. If you would like to find out more about the academy, or to visit us, please contact the school on 0208 443 3113.

Applications to Ark John Keats Academy are made through Enfield Council, rather than directly through the school. You can find details of how to apply on the Enfield Council secondary admissions site.

If you would like to find out about our admissions policy, you can download it here.

Any questions about the school? Please do not hesitate to contact us on 0208 443 3113 or to find out more or arrange a tour of the school.


Special Educational Needs

If you have any questions regarding pupils with Special Educational Needs the below document may answer these. 

SEN Frequently Asked Questions.pdf

If your questions have not been answered then please contact us at


Appeals Timetable

Please click here for appeals information.


Secondary in-year admissions

Please find below In-year Admissions form. Complete the form and return it with all required proofs to the below email address. If proofs are not provided or do not meet the listed requirements your application form will not be processed.

PDF iconIn Year Application Form.pdf

For Secondary admissions please contact Ms Kara in the Secondary School Office on 0208 443 3113 or email