Prom king and queen 2022!


The Year 6 prom is well underway! We're so excited to celebrate with you all!


What a wonderful evening we had watching the Y6 production of 'Olivia'! The pupils have worked so hard and performed with great confidence. We're looking forward to the final show today!


Our reception classes enjoyed their first ever sports day!


HPAS had an AMAZING Sports Day today! All the children gave it their best effort. Thank you to all of you who came to watch us and cheer us in!


Some more wonderful rainbow outfits!


We are having a great time marking the end of pride month with our very own rainbow day! We have been celebrating our differences and thinking about how we can make sure everyone feels welcome at HPAS!


Thank you to children’s author for visiting our Summer Fair and reading to our children! We loved Octopus Shocktopus!


Our summer fair is getting sunnier and busier by the minute! Come on down to avoid missing out!


Our children are enjoying story time with children’s author Rose Robbins at our Summer Fair


Come on down to the HPAS Summer Fair! We’re celebrating the sunshine and a brilliant school year until 3pm!


The final picture of our Year Six residential trip! We have had an incredible time and are so proud of the resilience, bravery and impeccable behaviour shown by all pupils throughout the week. Well done everyone!


Year Six are enjoying a final team challenge before beginning the return journey!


Hot chocolate and story time to finish Year Six's final day of their residential trip! Everyone is ready for one last sleep in their tents before the journey home tomorrow!


The final day of activities is in full swing! Group A have taken part in archery and orienteering this morning whilst others have been back in the sea for paddle boarding and raft building!


A beautiful, peaceful morning in Devon. Year Six slept brilliantly and woke up announcing it had been the best sleep of their lives! Ready for our last day of activities!


Excellent climbing skills as well as superb encouragement, support and teamwork on display at indoor climbing this afternoon!


We're delighted the sun is shining again just in time for morning activities!

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Admissions Appeals Timetable

September 2023 Entry

Appeals resulting from applications which are turned down for admission in September 2022 will be heard according to the following timetable:

The Academy will have an admission number of 60 in Reception for September 2023-2024.  The Key dates are below:

Reception Key Dates


16 April 2023

Local Authority informs Parents/Carers of allocated school

2 May 2023

Acceptance of place deadline

15 May 2023

Deadline for appeals to be made in writing to the Academy

June - July 2023

Appeals to be heard

31st December 2023

Waiting Lists closed and replaced by casual admissions waiting lists, Parents/Carers will need to re-apply for an In-Year transfer through the local authority after the 1st January 2019, if still waiting

Appeals lodged after these dates will be heard within 40 school days of the appeal deadline or 30 school days of being lodged, whichever is the later date.

Appellants will be sent notification of their appeal hearing at least 10 clear school days in advance of the hearing.

Appellants will be sent a copy of the school's case at least seven clear working days in advance of the hearing.

Additional supporting information

If an appellant wishes to submit further evidence, which was not included with their initial appeal, they should ensure this is received at least seven clear working days (not counting the day of postage or the hearing) in advance of your appeal.   

Only a short document, such as a doctor’s letter not previously available, will be accepted up to five clear working days prior to the hearing.  Any additional evidence or information received after this deadline will not be circulated and may not be considered at the hearing.