Admissions details

Deadline for primary school admissions: 15th January 2022

You can apply online at: www.lancashire.gov.uk and search 'school admissions'

Offers issued to parents: 19th April 2022

Please click on this link to go to Lancashire's School Admissions page:

Lancashire County Council

If it is a place for our Nursery that you require, please contact our school office, as the application form is different to the school application form attached here. 

Admission Arrangements for entry to school, 2022

Making an application

Applications for admission to the school for September 2022 should be made on-line at www.lancashire.gov.uk (search for School Admissions or cllick the link at the bottom of this page) between 1st September 2021 and 15th January 2022. It is not normally possible to change the order of your preferences for schools after the closing date.

Parents must complete the Local Authority electronic form, stating three preferences. Parents who wish their application to this Church school to be considered against the faith criteria should also complete the supplementary form. If the school is oversubscribed, a failure to complete the supplementary form may result in your application for a place in this school being considered against lower priority criteria as the Governing Body will have no information upon which to assess the worship attendance.

The Supplementary Information Form is available from the school.

 

In-Year Admissions

To apply or appeal for a place at our academy, the child requiring the place must reside in Lancashire.

You must complete the In-Year Admission form, our Academy Admission form and the Supplementary form.  All 3 forms are available to download here or hard copies of each are available from our school office.  These 3 forms are to be returned to the school office.

If the year group you are applying for is full and we are therefore not able to offer your child a place in our school, you have the right to appeal.
 
 
Appealing for a place in a year group with no places

You must complete an on-line appeal form (Primary School Appeals) available from the Lancashire County Council website. 

You can appeal for a place at any school, but you can only appeal once per academic year, unless there has been a significant, relevant change in family circumstances since the original appeal hearing.  The Pupil Access Team at Lancashire County Council can advise you of this process.  You can contact them on 01772 532109.
 

 

For full details of how to apply for a place at our school, please see the relevant admissions policies below.  If you still have questions to ask then please do not hesitate to contact the School Office on 01772 794482.

 

Admissions

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