Outwood Academy Portland follow the Nottinghamshire County Council guidelines for the admission of students.
Full details and guidance for parents are available from Nottinghamshire County Councils website.
At the Academy, 300 students will normally be admitted in the academic year beginning September 2017, this is the Academy’s Published Admission Numbers (PAN) set by the Authority after consultation with the Governing Body of the Academy.

Nottinghamshire's proposed school admission arrangements for the 2018-19 school year.

Nottinghamshire’s admission consultation period for admission arrangements for 2018-19 is now open.

Full details of proposed arrangements for 2018-19 are available at

Anyone can comment on the arrangements. If you wish to respond, you can do this by 27th November 2016 by:

  • Completing the online response form on the public website
  • Emailing
  • Writing to School Admissions Consultation, Admissions Working Group, Support to Schools Service, Meadow House, Littleworth, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, NG18 2TA