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Church of England Primary School

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On this page you will find full details of our school admissions policy, including our criteria for admissions, how to apply for a place at our school and our oversubscription criteria. You will also find information about how you can find out more about our admissions policy and how to appeal if you are unhappy with the school place you are offered for your child.

 

Admission Numbers

The Faringdon Academy of Schools will work with the Local Education Authority (LEA) each year to provide an appropriate number of places for our catchment area and the capacity of our schools, identified as the Published Admission Number. The dates relating to each year’s admissions are available on the Oxfordshire County Council website. Parents are strongly advised to meet the timetable requirements detailed by OCC.

 

School Admission Procedure

Admissions are administered on our behalf by the LEA, according to the Oxfordshire County Council Policy. More information can be found on their website.

School Admissions

 

The admission process is through Oxfordshire County Council, important dates are:

 

  • 25 October 2017 - parents can start to apply 
  • 15 January 2018 - closing date for on-time applications
  • 16 April 2018 – allocation day: letters sent (by second class post) and emails sent detailing the offer of a school place
  • 3 May 2018 - deadline for submitting response form, continued interest forms, late applications and changes of preference
  • 12 June 2018 – second allocation round: letters sent after first run of continued interest list and late applications
  • September 2018 – start of the school year

 

Nursery Admissions

Please see our Buckland Nursery page for details on nursery admissions and our expression of interest form.

http://www.bucklandprimaryschool.org.uk/buckland-nursery/

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