Applications for places at Shelley College for 2020-2021 are now open.  

Please see below for further information on what Shelley College has to offer and the application process.  


 Unfortunately, due Covid 19 we are unable to hold our usual Parent Open Evening here at Shelley College.

This year this will be done on a virtual basis, where we will be releasing our presentation providing important information to parents and students transferring to us next year to help you in getting to know our school and staff. The presentation from our Principal, Mr D Wadsworth is now available to view - please click on the link for further information 

Along with our school Twitter account (@shelleycollege) we also have an Instagram account (Shelley Pastoral) and and YouTube Channel where there are various videos from the recent year 9 transition, including a video tour of the school, which you may find useful. The link to the page is

We know this isn’t the normal process for induction for New Year 9 students on their initial journey to being a Shelley College student, but believe this is the best and safest way to ensure appropriate information is shared with you.

Yours sincerely,
Mr G Wadsworth
Vice Principal (Pastoral)
Applications for a place at Shelley College need to be made via the local authority - 

The application process is open between 1 September 2020 and 31 October 2020. Parents will then be notified via email on the 1st March details of the school place allocated to your child.  


Entry into Shelley College Sixth Form 2021


“Get-Into” applications are our preferred choice, but you can complete a paper application which is available here on our website.

Our first deadline is 11th December 2020 and students will be interviewed in January and offer letters sent later this month. 

Our final deadline is Friday 12th February  2021 and students will be interviewed in March and offer letters sent by the Easter Holiday.