News

News from our academies and Trust

September 2016

GEMS Didcot Primary Academyoff to a flying start!

July 2016

GEMS Didcot Primary Academy

Online admissions for GEMS Didcot Primary Academy now fully functional. Apply for a place in our nursery, year 1 or year 2 classes by clicking here. Apply for a place in Reception by clicking here (this will take you to Oxford County Council’s website).

GEMS Twickenham Primary Academy

Applications for GEMS Twickenham Primary Reception classes for 2016 are also open, apply by clicking here (this will take you to Richmond Borough Council’s website).

We have a limited number of places available in our Reception class for this academic year; please contact the school by clicking here if you are interested in making an application.

GEMS Kingston Primary Academy

Admissions will open in September 2016 for Kingston Primary Academy, initially offering places for 30 children in Reception on a temporary site nearby for one year.

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October 2015

GEMS Didcot Primary Academy

Online admissions for GEMS Didcot Primary Academy now fully functional. Apply for a place in our nursery, year 1 and year 2 class by clicking here. Apply for a place in Reception by clicking here, (this will take you to Oxford County Council’s website).

GEMS Twickenham Primary Academy

Applications for GEMS Twickenham Primary Reception classes for 2016 are also open, apply by clicking here (this will take you to Richmond Borough Council’s website).

We have a limited number of places available in our Reception class for this academic year, please contact the school by clicking here if you are interested in making an application.

GEMS Kingston Primary Academy

The opening date of GEMS Kingston Primary Academy has still yet to be fixed by the Department for Education. We have a bulding purchased for our use close to Kingston town centre but it requires extensive changes to transform it into a school. We wil post here and on our website as soon as the opening date is confirmed.

April 2015

Offer Day for a place at GEMS Twickenham Primary Academy

16th April: We will email you the outcome of your application

18th April: We are holding a surgery to discuss the outcome of your application:

10am-12pm at the David Lloyd Leisure Centre, Staines Road, Hampton, Middlesex TW2 5JD

30th April: Deadline for you to have accepted or refused your offer of a place

14th May: We may be able to make further offers of places on this date

June/July: Appeals hearings will be held

March 2015

The GEMS Learning Trust has now signed a Funding Agreement with the Department for Education for the GEMS Twickenham Primary Academy. This is an important step in readiness for opening the new academy in September 2015.

December 2014

Click here to read about our next Open Day Event for GEMS Twickenham Primary Academy.

November 2014

GEMS Twickenham Primary Academy – site planning application under consideration.

Prospective parents and carers may be interested to know that the Department for Education has secured a site near Twickenham Green – Heathgate House, which will be subject to a change of use planning application, from an office to a school. We aim to keep parents, carers and the community informed as to the outcome of this planning process.

October 2014

Read here about our visit to the Prime Minister’s reception to celebrate the success of free schools.