We want to make applying to our academy as easy as possible, so below we have listed how you do this. Please get in touch if you have any queries on 01375 371361.

Please click the links below to view our admissions policies:

Admissions Policy 2021-2022

Admissions Policy 2022-2023

Admissions Policy 2023-2024



Should you not be successful in securing a place at The Hathaway Academy for your child(ren), you have the right of appeal to an Independent Appeals Panel. For further details regarding the appeals process, or to request an Appeal Pack, please contact our Admissions Officer, Mrs Radley, by emailing: t.radley@hathawayacademy.attrust.org.uk or by telephoning 01375 371361. Alternatively you may wish to download an appeal form by clicking the link above (it is a part of the Admission Policy).

On 24 April 2020 the Government released guidelines for schools to follow with regards to the hearing of admission appeals during the pandemic.  Those guidelines have recently been extended by the Government to be in place until 30 September 2022.  Therefore, again this year, appeals lodged by parents/carers in relation to refusal of a place at Hathaway Academy will be held virtually.

National Offer day                                                               Tuesday 1st March 2022

Closing date for appeals to be submitted                        Wednesday 20th April 2022

Closing date for additional information                           Wednesday 4th May 2022

Paperwork to be dispatched by the Academy                Wednesday 25th May 2022

Appeals heard                                                                      Wednesday 15th June 2022

Late lodged appeals                                                            September 2022 onwards (for any appeals not heard by the end of the summer term)

Waiting list                                                                           Maintained by Thurrock until 31 August 2022 and thereafter by Hathaway Academy


APPLYING TO HATHAWAY ACADEMY – 2021 – 2022 – Applications for Hathaway Academy are made through Thurrock Council, please follow the link:


In the event that Hathaway Academy is oversubscribed, please refer to the Admissions Policy for the admission criteria, please follow the link.


TRANSPORT: Please note, free transport to Hathaway Academy is not automatically provided.  Parents should apply for transport via Thurrock Council via the link below.


 If you were unable to attend the Open House event, please see our virtual address from the Principal, Ms Rodrigues and our Head boy and girl.