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St Mary's Catholic Primary School

‘One family united in Christ to be the best we can be’

Admissions

St. Mary’s Catholic Primary School provides a Catholic education for children between the ages of 4 and 11 years.

 

To apply for a place at St. Mary’s, you must apply online via Warwickshire Admissions. This is the same for Rising Five and In Year Applications. 

 

Primary round of admissions

Closing date for rising 5 applications

 15th January 2021

 

Date of allocation of places

 16th April 2021

 

 Letters will be sent second class or email sent out

Deadline for lodging appeals and providing evidence to support the appeal (if appropriate)

 17th May 2021

Appeals will be heard by

 

 21st June 2021

 

 

 

Notice of appeal hearing

 At least ten schooldays notice

Deadline for governing body to submit evidence for the appeal

 6th June 2021

 

 (if posting allow time to arrive by this date)

 

Deadline for sending appeal papers to all parties

 No later than 10 school days before the appeal hearing

Deadline for applicant to submit additional evidence

 Five school days before the appeal hearing. Information or evidence not submitted by the deadline might not be considered at    the appeal

Late applications for appeals will be heard by

 At the same time as previously scheduled appeals or within 30          school days of appeal being lodged

Decision letters sent to applicant

 Normally with five days. Details of our Admission Policies are at the top of this page.

 

SCHOOL ADMISSION APPEAL TIMETABLE 2021

 

Appeals for normal round of admissions

Date of allocation of places

16/04/2021

Deadline for lodging appeals and providing evidence to support the appeal (if appropriate)

17/05/2021

Appeals will be heard by

21/06/2021

Notice of appeal hearing

At least 14 school days notice of the appeal hearing.

Deadline for governing body to submit evidence for the appeal

At least 10 school days before the appeal hearing.

Deadline for sending appeal papers to all parties

No later than 10 school days before the appeal hearing.

Deadline for appellant to submit additional evidence

15 school days before the appeal hearing. Information or evidence not submitted by the deadline might not be considered at the appeal.

Late applications for appeals will be heard by

At the same time as previously scheduled appeals or within 30 school days of appeal being lodged

Decision letters sent to appellant

Normally within five school days

 

 

Appeals for in-year admissions

Deadline for lodging appeals and providing evidence to support the appeal (if appropriate)

28 school days from the date of notification that the application was unsuccessful.

Appeals will be heard

Within 30 school days of deadline for appeals

Notice of appeal hearing

At least 14 school days notice

Deadline for governing body to submit evidence for the appeal

10 school days before the appeal hearing.

Deadline for sending appeal papers to all parties

No later than 10 school days before the appeal hearing

Deadline for appellant to submit additional evidence

10 school days before the appeal hearing. Information or evidence not submitted by the deadline might not be considered at the appeal

Late applications for appeals will be heard

At the same time as previously scheduled appeals or within 30 school days of appeal being lodged

Decision letters sent to appellant

Normally within five school days

 

 

CRITERIA FOR ADMISSION

 

1. Baptised Catholic children who are in the care of a local authority (looked-after children) or provided with accommodation by them (e.g. children with foster parents) (Section 22 of the Children’s Act 1989) and children who were previously looked after but ceased to be so because they were adopted (or became subject to a residence order or special guardianship order).

 

2. Baptised Catholic children living within the Parish of Our Lady & St Benedict Church,

Alcester Road, Wootton Wawen, who have a brother or sister in the school at the time of admission.

 

3. Baptised Catholic children living within the Parish of Our Lady & St Benedict Church, Wootton Wawen.

 

4. Other Baptised Catholic children who have a brother or sister in the school at the time of admission.

 

5. Other Baptised Catholic children.

 

6. Non Catholic children who are in the care of a local authority (looked after children) or provided with accommodation by them (e.g. children with foster parents) (Section 22 of the Children Act 1989) and children who were previously looked after but ceased to be so because they were adopted (or became subject to a residence order or special guardianship order).

 

7. Non Catholic children who have a brother or sister in the school at the

time of admission.

 

8. Non Catholic children.

 

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