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Admission Arrangements:


The following admissions criteria is for new pupils starting in school year 2016/2017.


Our admissions policy  (please see our ‘Policies’ web-page) follows the Essex County Council policy which states;


There is no guarantee of a place for children living in the priority admissions area.

In the event of over-subscription any remaining places will be allocated using the following criteria in the order given:


Looked after children;

Children with a sibling attending the school;

Other children living in the priority admissions area;

Remaining applications.


In the event of over subscription within any of the above criteria, priority will be determined by straight line distance from home to school, those living closest being given the highest priority. Exceptional medical circumstances (supported by medical evidence) may override the above.


Click here to go to the Essex County Council website and apply for a school place online.