Admissions Arrangements 2021-22 Consultation

Proposed Changes to Admissions Arrangements 2021-22

The governing board of St Mary Magdalen’s Catholic Primary School are consulting on proposed changes to their admissions arrangements for the academic year 2021-22.

These draft admissions arrangements can be viewed via the links below, or copies are available, on request, from the school.

Admissions Policy 2021-22 (PDF)
Supplementary Information Form (PDF)

In accordance with the DfE School Admissions Code of Practice (2014), these proposed changes require a six-week consultation period.  Accordingly, this consultation will run from Friday 8 November 2019 to Friday 20 December 2019.

The proposed changes are:

Admissions Policy 2021-22:

• Removal of over-subscription criterion (9) “Children who are members of other Christian denominations with a sibling in the school at the time of admission.  Evidence of membership of the church should be provided.”

• Over-subscription criterion (11) has been moved up to become over-subscription criterion (9) “Any other child with a sibling in the school at the time of admission.”

Supplementary Information and Priest’s Reference Form:

• Replacement of the Archbishop’s personal crest with the Southwark diocese logo in the top left-hand corner.

• An additional question has been included asking if the applicant has a sibling in the school.

If you wish to comment on the proposed changes this must be received by Friday 20 December 2019 and addressed to:

Helen Frostick
Head Teacher
St Mary Magdalen’s Catholic Primary School
Worple Street
London SW14 8HE