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Entry Requirements 

LAE Tottenham is an academically selective, coeducational sixth form offering a choice of 21 A Level subjects. Places will only be offered to candidates who, on the basis of their application are assessed as being the most likely to benefit from the rigorous curriculum on offer.

Candidates will be expected to demonstrate that they are capable of meeting the following minimum entry academic criteria:

  • Five GCSEs at grade 9-7
  • At least a grade 6 in GCSE Mathematics
  • At least a grade 6 in GCSE English Language
  • At least a grade 7 (A) in the GCSE subjects the student wishes to continue to study in Year 12 (or the closest related subject as outlined on the LAE Tottenham website)

Prerequisite for Art & Design A Level

LAE Tottenham requires candidates to have attained a Level 7 in Art GCSE.

Those who have not studied Art at GCSE will be considered if they provide an independent portfolio of their own art work that reflects significant skill using a wide range of media: 2D and 3D, photography, film and evidence of trips to exhibitions as well as sound knowledge of historical/contemporary art. Candidates would need to present their portfolio at interview and sit a formal drawing test.

Attend an open event 

Open Evenings

Open evenings were for both students and their parent(s)/carer(s) to view the school.

Thursday 3 November 2022, 6-8pm

Thursday 17 November 2022, 6-8pm

Open Mornings 

Please note that the Open mornings were only for parent(s)/carer(s).

Friday 09 December 2022, 11am-12pm

Friday 13 January 2023, 11am-12pm

Friday 27 January 2023, 11am-12pm


Applications of the London Academy of Excellence Tottenham have now closed, however you may complete an expression of interest form here. This does not constitute a formal application and you will be contacted in due course with the next steps.


Selected applicants will be invited to attend LAE Tottenham for an advice and guidance consultation with a member of staff to ensure an applicant's educational ambitions are in line with those of the school and to provide an applicant with an opportunity to discuss subject choices and future aspirations.

Interviews for applicants will be held on the dates below. Each day will be divided into 3 sessions and applicants will receive specific information and timings in regard to their interview. 

  • Saturday 4 March 2023, 9am - 4pm
  • Saturday 18 March 2023, 9am - 4pm

Having submitted your application and attended a guidance consultation, successful applicants will receive a conditional offer to study at LAE Tottenham in September. 


We will invite all offer-holders to attend one of our Taster Days in July 2023. This day provides an individually timetabled day of classes and experiences, giving a flavour for life at LAE Tottenham. You will have an excellent opportunity to meet students who are studying the subjects you are interested in and get to know our expert teaching staff. You will also receive information about enrolment and induction and life at LAE Tottenham.

These will take place on the 4th and 6th July.

ENROL AT LAE Tottenham August 2023 

Enrolment at LAE Tottenham will take place in August:

Thursday 24 August 2023, 9am - 3pm

All offer-holders will have an interview with a member of staff about their results and subject choices. 

PLEASE NOTE: The LAE Tottenham Admissions Policy is attached.