Admissions

Following guidance from the Diocese of Salford, the Governors are proposing a change to their admissions policy. The new admissions criteria will be:

1. Baptised Catholic Looked After Children and Baptised Catholic previously Looked After Children.

2. Looked After Children and previously Looked After Children.

3. Children with an exceptional social, medical, educational or religious need which can be best met, or only met at this school

4. Baptised Catholic children who have a sibling in the school at the time of admission and are resident in the parish of St Marys

5. Baptised Catholic children resident in the parish of St Mary's.

6. Baptised Catholic children who have a sibling in the school at the time of admission and are resident in another parish.

7. Baptised Catholic children resident in the parish of St Mary and St John Southworth, Samlesbury.

8. Catholic children of a staff members with two or more years’ service at the date the child enters school.

9. Other baptised Catholic children who are resident in another parish.

10. Children of a staff members with two or more years’ service at the date the child enters school.

11. Other children with a sibling attending the school at the time of admission.

12. Other children.

This applies to all staff, full and part time, who are employed by the school on a permanent contract of employment.

 

Anyone who wishes to make any comment on the policy (full version below), must write to the Governors via the school by no later than 31st January 2019.

 

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