Key Documents

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



Sixth Form Prospectus and Courses Information
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.

Open Evening – Tuesday 8th September 6pm-8pm

Our Open Evening is aimed at all prospective students and parents. It is your chance to tour the site, meet teachers and speak with our students about their experiences. Don’t miss it!


Our tours are an opportunity see the Academy on a normal working day. Pre-booking is essential – email Alishia Read, the Principal’s PA – All tours run from 9am to 10.30am.

The dates for 2020:

  • Friday 11th September
  • Friday 18th September
  • Thursday 24th September
  • Thursday 1st October

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 is Wednesday 11th November 2020, 6pm-8pm (tbc). This event will give prospective students and their parents the opportunity to discuss course choices with subject leaders and current students.

This academic year’s open morning dates are Wednesday 25th November 2020 and Wednesday 20th January 2021 – these dates are for students to experience the Academy. To book a place, please email Gavin Luhrs, Head of Sixth Form –