Open Evening

Open Evening date for September 2021 intake is:

Tuesday 15th September 2020


Open Evening

Download our school prospectus.

How to apply for Year 7 in September 2021:

When open, an application must be made online at  or by using a Local Authority Preference Form. The Appeals Code is included in the download.

Admissions Policy Statement

Fairfax Academy has a strong tradition in promoting the Performing Arts through its Annual Eisteddfod Festival. For September 2021 intake, students can opt to sit an aptitude assessment for admission to Fairfax Academy. The assessment will test aptitude in The Performing Arts: Dance, Drama or Music.

Applicants who wish to be considered for a place under the aptitude assessment will be required to complete an “Optional Assessment Test – Application Form” and indicate the school as a preference on the on-line application form.

Admissions Arrangements

Aptitude Applications

Aptitude Applications for 2021 will be available soon, and the date for the aptitude assessment is Wednesday 14th October 2021.




For 6th form admissions, please visit our dedicated webpage: