To be eligible for admission to Tram House School, pupils must:

  • Be between 11 and 19 years of age
  • Have a diagnosis of autism or a related communication difficulty
  • Have an Education, Health and Care Plan or Statement of Special Educational Needs or be in the process of gaining one
  • Have the appropriate age, skills and behaviour for the vacancy that exists.
  • Live within a feasible commuting distance (defined as a journey time of no more than 90 minutes in accordance with Google Maps).

To find out more about our admissions process, read our Admissions Information Sheets, see our Admissions Policy or call us on 07873 614 764.

If you are unsure about anything, you can also refer to our admissions FAQs.

Visiting the school

We are currently holding open days each month.  If you would like to attend an open day, please email with your name, number, email, your local authority, and the year group your child would be going into and we will add you to our next open day.

Oversubscription criteria

When there are a greater number of applicants for a place who meet the admissions criteria than the Pupil Admission Number (PAN) allows, the Admissions Committee will offer places based on the following priority order.

a. Looked after children or previously looked after children

b. Children with siblings already attending a BeyondAutism School. For this purpose sibling includes step sibling, foster sibling and adopted sibling permanently living at the same address.

c. Children with a medical or social need as evidenced by a letter from GP or Social Services



Have a look at some of our frequently asked questions.