Outwood Academy Carlton

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School Type
Academy sponsor led
Admissions criteria (2018)
Admission based on proximity
Oversubscribed Status
In 2018 it was oversubscribed
Ofsted Grade
Not Available

Admissions for pupils (starting September 2018)

Oversubscribed Status
Priority admission
No catchment area
Cutoff type
Straight line
Cutoff distance
4,950 metres
Admission number
Number of preferences
Not Known

Past admissions status is no guarantee of future admissions, we advise you to always check with the school.


Admissions history

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School Admission area in 2018

  • Oversubscribed
Priority Admission
No catchment area
Cutoff type:
Straight line
Cutoff distance:
4,950 metres
Size of SAA (km2):
77 km2
Catchment area

School's admission trend:

  • Harder to get a place

This school's successful applicant area has been decreasing for the last 1 year. This mean it's harder to get a place inside.

Secondary School
  • Size of successful admission area
  • Not Oversubscribed

2017 Census

Number of pupils
Age range
11-16 years old
Class size
27 pupils
Does not apply
English as first language
96% of pupils
Gender split (Boys/Girls)
51% / 49% of pupils
Pupils taking free meals
30% of pupils


GCSE: Pupils achieving 5 or more good passes (inc English and Maths)
Not Known
Sixth form: Average point score per pupil
Not Known
Ofsted inspection results:
Not Rated

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School contact

  • Address: Royston Lane, Barnsley, S71 3EW
  • Website: Not Known
  • Phone: 01226 728494
  • Headteacher: Paul Haynes

LEA contact: Barnsley

Schools near Royston Lane, Barnsley, S71 3EW

School name Other schools nearby Oversubscribed Ofsted grade
Outwood Academy Carlton
Yes NR Not Rated
Outwood Academy Shafton
No 2 - Good
Barnsley College
Unknown NR Not Rated
Horizon Community College
Yes 2 - Good
Barnsley Academy
No 3 - Requires Improvement
Darton College
Yes 4 - Inadequate
Netherwood Academy
No 3 - Requires Improvement
Outwood Academy Hemsworth
Unknown 3 - Requires Improvement
Kettlethorpe High School, A Specialist Maths and Computing College
Yes 2 - Good
Crofton Academy
Yes 3 - Requires Improvement