Admissions Consultation

 

Completed - Proposed Change to Admissions Arrangements - 2016/17

Final Admissions Policy 2016/17

 The Governors of St Anne’s Catholic Primary School, A Voluntary Academy are consulting on proposed changes to their admissions arrangements.

 The proposed changes would take effect from the beginning of the academic year 2016. The changes to the policy are:

  •  An amendment from sub-categories (e.g. 1a, 1b) to individual categories. Previous sub-categories are now individual categories.
  • The removal of Catechumens as an oversubscription criteria

  • The removal of a category for Children of Catholic Parents

  • Changes to provide more detailed information in relation to parent’s responsibility to provide evidence if they feel they should be ranked in a specific category.

  • An addition to inform parents of the date they will be notified of the outcome of their application

  • An addition for the handling of late applications

  • Changes to the handling of waiting lists, whereby each time a child is added the list will be re-ranked.

  • Changes to the application for pupils with a Statement of Educational Needs

 The aim of these changes are to bring the school in line with the Diocese of Leeds’ recommended admissions policy and ensure that the arrangements continue to be appropriate and that they comply with all the relevant requirements.

The proposed admissions policy can be viewed here: St Anne's Catholic Primary School Admissions Policy 2015/16

Consultation Letter

Supplementary Information Form

 

 The consultation will run from 12th December 2014 to 1st March 2015. If you wish to comment on the proposed changes please contact:

Mr C Wood

St Anne’s Catholic Primary School, A Voluntary Academy

North Street

Keighley

BD21 3AD

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Completed - Proposed Change to Admissions Arrangements - 2015/16

The Governors of St Anne’s Catholic Primary School are consulting on proposed changes to their admissions arrangements.

The proposed changes would take effect from the beginning of the academic year 2015 to 2016 and reduce the categories on the admissions policy from 7 to 5. The 2 categories being removed are:

Category 4: “Children of Catholic Parents”

And

Category 7: “Children of other Christian denominations whose parents are in sympathy with the aims and ethos of the school and whose application is supported in writing by a minister of religion or an appropriate religious leader”

These aim of these changes are to bring the school in line with the Diocese of Leeds’ recommended admissions policy and ensure that the arrangements continue to be appropriate and that they comply with all the relevant requirements.

The proposed admissions policy can be viewed here: St Anne's Catholic Primary School Admissions Policy 2015/16

The consultation will run from 18h December 2013 to 28th February 2014. If you wish to comment on the proposed changes please contact:

Mr C Wood

St Anne’s Catholic Primary School

North Street

Keighley

BD21 3AD