Dear {Parent/Carer first name:17},

Thank you for your application on behalf of {Child\’s first name(s):1} to join The JCB Academy.


It is important that you check these details are correct:

  • Learner’s name: {Child\’s first name(s):1} {Child\’s Surname:3}
  • Gender: {Gender:5}
  • Year group: {Which year group are you applying for?:34}
  • DOB: {Date of Birth – Year 9:4}{Date of Birth – Year 10:45}
  • Address: {Child\’s Address Line 1:7}, {Town/City – Staffordshire:63}{Town/City – Derbyshire:66}{Other Staffordshire Town/City:64}{Other Derbyshire Town/City:65}, {County:59}{other county:60}, {Postcode:11}
  • email: {Email:22}

Further correspondence

You will shortly receive an email at {Email:22} confirming the details of your submitted application. Please check that the email above in red is accurate. If you do not receive an email within 30 minutes please check your spam/junk folder. If you still haven’t received the email within 24 hours please contact our admissions team on 01889 506100.

The application process

  1. You have completed the first stage of the process by submitting the application form.
  2. You will receive correspondence by letter over the coming days/weeks informing you of a date and time for {Child\’s first name(s):1} to take a GL Assessment Cognitive Abilities Test (CAT4). Further information about this assessment will be contained within the letter. Please note, {Child\’s first name(s):1} is required to complete the CAT assessment in order to be eligible for selection.
  3. On the 1st February all eligible applications will be entered into the randomly allocated selection process:
    • All applicants will be assigned a number which will be entered into a computerised system, this will then randomly select the allocated number of learners required for our intake. Should we be over-subscribed, those that don’t make the initial intake will be placed on a waiting list.
  4. On the 1st March an email and letter will be sent out informing you of the outcome of your application.

Kind regards,
The JCB Academy Admissions Team