Admissions to St Amand's
St Amand’s Catholic Primary School
If you are interested in a place for your child at our school, please contact the office to make an appointment to meet with Mrs Ellery, the headteacher. You are welcome to bring your child to view the school.
You will be shown around the school by two House Captains as well as meeting with the headteacher. This gives you an opportunity to view the school from both the headteacher and children's perspective.
We look forward to meeting you and your child.
Visits to look around the school are welcome, by appointment, at any time. Please contact the school office by email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01235 833342 to make an appointment.
We usually have an Open Day early in the winter term.
Starting School - Admissions into Reception
An application for Reception should be made direct to the Admissions Team at Oxfordshire County Council by completing the reception application form found on the link http://www.oxfordshire.gov.uk/admissions The Supplementary Information Form can be found on the link above should be returned to the school office. The application process usually begins at the beginning of November and the closing date for on time applications is 15 January annually. Application received after this time are considered as late applications. Full information regarding the application process can by found using the admissions link above.
Where there are places available but more applications than places, the published oversubscription criteria, as set out in the admissions policy will be applied.
Parents are advised to read the admission arrangements carefully before making their application.
If there are no places available, the child will be added to the waiting list. Please see the admission arrangements for more details.
In-Year Admission Applications
An application can be made for a place for a child at any time outside the admission round and the child will be admitted where there are available places. An application should be made direct to the Admissions Team at Oxfordshire County Council by completing the in-year admissions application form found on the link http://www.oxfordshire.gov.uk/admissions The Supplementary Information Form can be found on the link above should be returned to the school office. Full information regarding the in-year admissions process can be found by using the admissions link above.
You have the right to appeal to an independent appeal panel if your application is unsuccessful.
If you have any questions in relation to in-year admissions please contact the email@example.com. You may also wish to discuss in-year applications with the local authority http://www.oxfordshire.gov.uk/admissions