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The Howard Partnership Trust (THPT) is a Multi-Academy Trust created in November 2013 and led by Howard of Effingham School, an outstanding school which is also a designated Academy Sponsor. Visit website

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The Howard Partnership Trust is the Admissions Authority for Howard of Effingham School and will admit pupils without reference to aptitude or ability from the locality and other areas to a level at which a quality of education can be provided for all. THPT Trustees and HoE Local Governors have decided to adhere to LA procedures which are summarised within the Admissions Criteria .

Admissions arrangements for all THPT schools comply with the School Admissions Code and the School Appeals Code.  

    In Year Application Form, click here    

    Guidance Notes for Admissions

    Admissions Policy 2019

    Admissions Policy 2018

    Admissions Policy 2017

    2019 Sixth Form Application Form - for students not currently at The Howard.  Current students should apply via            sims-online

    Guidance Notes for Year 7 Admissions

    Catchment Map

Oversubscription criteria (including the order in which they will be applied) may be found in the Admissions Policy documents above.


Please contact the school to book, telephone 01372 453694.



The In-Year Application Form is to be used for current Years 7 to 11 only.  Please note, applications for current Year 6 to Year 7 in September should be directed to Surrey County Council (


Students registered on the Howard of Effingham’s waiting lists will be kept on file until the end of the school year.  To remain on the waiting list for the following year, please advise the Admissions Officer at the end of the school year.


It is your responsibility to inform us of any changes to your address, telephone numbers or email address as, should a place become available, we will contact you via details provided.


Please note that you do have the right to apply for an appeal hearing through the Surrey Schools Appeals Service; their website for guidance on appeals is 

The timeline for appeals can be viewed here:  Year 7 Appeals Information


Schools can receive additional funding for pupils who have been adopted from care.  Details are here:

Additional funding for schools: pupils who were in or have left care