Burnt Mill Academy tops first preferences as school application table published
Burnt Mill Academy / Thu 4th Mar 2021 am31 11:25am
BURNT Mill Academy has once again been the most popular school according to applications for new pupils.
YH asked Essex County Council for a breakdown of figures.
There were 654 applications for Year 7 pupils to join the First Avenue school. 248 put Burnt Mill down as first preference.
Equally impressive is the 465 who also put down Sir Frederick Gibberd College (SFG). 156 put the school down as a first preference.
At the moment, the school’s Year 7 and 8 pupils are in a temporary base in Burnt Mill.
The school is planning to move to its new base on Tendring Road (the old Passmores site) in September.
The school preference table is below.