Key Documents

Robert Smyth Academy Prospectus
Our Prospectus contains information about the Academy and what we can offer.

Covid Adjustments



Sixth Form Prospectus and Courses Information 2021 entry
Our Sixth Form Prospectus includes course details.

Years 7 – 11

For entry into Year 7, you need to apply by October 31st on the Leicestershire County Council Admissions website.

If you have any questions about transferring to Robert Smyth Academy, Miss K Nicholson is the College Leader with responsibility for transition.

Virtual Open Academy Events

Covid-19 restrictions mean we have cancelled our Open Evening. We will be providing a virtual experience from our Virtual Open Academy page.


We are not able to provide tours as a consequence of Covid-19 restrictions. We are planning virtual experiences and video conferences in place of our usual offerings. Find out more on our Virtual Open Academy page.

Sixth Form

For external applicants, applications should be sent to us by 31st January by completing the application form below. Applications after this date are possible, but there are likely to be some restrictions on the courses available as our timetable is constructed using the choices of those applying before the deadline. For questions relating to joining Robert Smyth Academy in Year 12 please contact Mr G Luhrs, Head of Sixth Form.

Useful Sixth Form Documents

Key Sixth Form Events

Our Sixth Form Open Evening for 2020 has been cancelled as a consequence of Covid-19 restrictions. This academic year’s open mornings have also been cancelled. In place of these, we will be providing insights into what we offer on our Virtual Open Academy page.

If you have questions about our Sixth Form, please email Gavin Luhrs, Head of Sixth Form –