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School Admissions

Our schools core opening time are

8.40am to 3.10pm (32.5hrs per week)

If you would like your child to attend our school, please see full details of our admission arrangements below. 

In-Year 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 for the school by completing the in-year admissions application, known as a Common Transfer Form, and submitting this to the Admissions Team in the Local Authority. Information can be found here:


Where there are places available but more applications than places, the published oversubscription criteria, as set out in the admission arrangements for that year, will be applied. This information can be found in the policies below.

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.

You will be advised of the outcome of your application in writing by the Local Authority on behalf of the school as soon as possible.  Applicants must be informed of the outcome of their application within 15 school days of receipt, but will aim is to notify applicants of the outcome of their application within 10 school days of receipt.

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 schools on:

  • Sacred Heart – 01709 892385
  • St Helens – 01226 742172
  • St Michael and All Angels – 01226 752120

You may also wish to discuss in-year applications with the local authority on 01226 773667.

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