Settle College welcomes students aged 11 to 18 in Years 7 to 13. The school is a comprehensive community school and students are admitted without their ability being assessed. Places at Settle College will normally be provided for children living within the local area. We are also happy to accept applications from children outside these areas.
Click Below to view our catchment area:
Settle College admissions are handled by North Yorkshire Council.
All admission enquiries and applications must be directed to NYCC in the first instance.
If your child is in Year 6 at a catchment primary schools, you do still need to submit a formal application for a place at Settle College in Year 7. Parents are able to express their preference for a place at any state funded school. Guidance, application deadlines and other key dates are all available on the NYCC website; for late applications or admissions within the school year, please contact the Admissions Team.
How to Apply
North Yorkshire County Council co-ordinates the admission process for Settle College: https://www.northyorks.gov.uk/school-admissions
There is lots of information and guidance on the NYCC website about:
- Moving up from Primary School: timelines and important dates, advice on filling in the forms
- Changing schools within the academic year
- Admissions policies
- Home to school transport
- Special circumstances eg separated families, looked after children, special needs etc
Should you require further admission information, please contact the Admissions Team.
Children and Young People’s Service
Admissions, Transport and Welfare Team,
North Yorkshire County Council,
Document Management Centre,
Telephone: 01609 533679
For school transport enquires:
Please see the North Yorkshire County Council website for all the details and contact information you need: https://www.northyorks.gov.uk/education-and-learning/school-and-college-transport
Arrangements for Admission of Students to Year 7
Parents of children who are in Year 6 at primary school will need to submit a formal application for a place at Settle College in Year 7. A Common Application Form is provided by North Yorkshire County Council (NYCC) and enables parents to express their preference for a place at any state funded school. Application deadlines and other key dates are available on the NYCC website; for late applications or admissions within the school year, please contact the Admissions Team.
Open Days and Evenings
We hold an Open Day and Evening early in the Autumn term, when parents are encouraged to visit to see the College at work and to talk to the Head Teacher and staff about the opportunities available. Details of these events will be advertised through the local Primary Schools, Settle College website and also in the local media. Should you require further information or assistance at any time, please do not hesitate to contact Student Services on 01729 822451.
Please see below for our virtual tour of the college.