Admissions

APPLYING FOR A RECEPTION PLACE

The application process for Reception Year Admissions for September 2021 will open on 5 November 2020, with the closing date for applications being Friday 15 January 2021.  Any late applications must be received by Wednesday 5 May 2021.  Please click here for further information and for details of how to apply.  National Offer Day is Friday 16 April 2021.

Details of our Open Mornings will follow shortly.

You will also need to complete a St Botolph’s C of E Primary School Supplementary Form, which includes details of our admission arrangements and oversubscription criteria.  This form can be downloaded from the link at the bottom of this page and must be completed and RETURNED TO OUR SCHOOL OFFICE by Friday 15 January 2021.

To check to see if you live within the parish of St Botolph’s and St Mark’s, please visit A Church Near You and enter your postcode.  Please note, if your child is offered a place at St Botolph’s, you will be required to provide your child’s birth certificate and proof of address.

Appeals Timetable

If your child is due to start primary school in 2021 you can appeal between Friday 16 April 2021 and Monday 17 May 2021.  For applications made in the normal admission round, appeals must be heard within 40 school days of the deadline for lodging appeals.  For late applications, appeals should be heard within 40 school days from the deadline for lodging appeals where possible, or within 30 school days of the appeals being lodged.

In year admissions

To apply for a place outside of the Reception Admissions you will need to complete an In Year Application Form. This can be downloaded here. This form will need to be completed and returned directly to the school office at St Botolph’s, together with a St Botolph’s Supplementary Form (which can be downloaded from the link below).

To check to see if you live within the parish of St Botolph’s and St Mark’s, please visit A Church Near You and enter your postcode.

Please note, if your child is offered a place at St Botolph’s, you will be required to provide your child’s birth certificate and proof of address.

Unfortunately, at the current time, we are unable to offer visits to our school.