Primary School Applications
Please read the following document, which updates parents on Mass attendance during the Covid 19 pandemic: Evidence of Catholic Practice in SIFS -during COVID 19
Canon Michael Scanlon will be available in the school to sign Reception 2021 Supplementary Information Forms (SIFs), on Monday 9 November 2020 and Thursday 12 November 2020 between 3.45pm and 6.00pm. Please telephone the school office on 020 8648 1846 option 2 or option 5, to make an appointment. Only one adult to attend if possible due to Government guidelines. Bring along your completed SIF (or SIFs if you are applying for more than one Catholic Primary School) together with your child’s Baptism Certificate.
We welcome applications from all families for our thriving Nursery and Reception classes as well as in year applications elsewhere in the school, where spaces exist.
Take a look at our Early Years by following the link below.
Take a look at our L.O.V.E. booklet
Pre-Nursery Applications for places in January 2022 and April 2022.
If you would like your child to join our Pre-Nursery, the term after they are 3 years old, please download the following forms, complete the necessary documents and submit to the school.
The closing date for Pre-Nursery applications for January and April is 31 October 2021.
From this September we are also trialing admitting
Nursery Applications for places in September 2022
If you would like your child to join our Nursery in the September after they are 3 years old, please download the following forms, complete the necessary documents and submit them to the school.
The closing date for Nursery Applications for September 2022 is the 28 February 2022.
Nursery Places for September 2021 – We still have some places available!
If you are interested in applying for a place for your child for September 2021 for children with date’s of birth between 01.09.17 and 31.08.18, please contact Mrs Isaac at firstname.lastname@example.org to make an enquiry, or obtain application forms. We have limited places available for 15 and 30 hours, subject to eligibility.
NEW TRIAL THIS SEPTEMBER! – We are trialing out taking rising 3’s during the Autumn Term 2021 into our pre-Nursery. This means children who will be 3 years old in September, October and November 2021, could potentially take up a place before they qualify for government funding from 1st January 2022, from the day after they turn 3 years. These places would be offered on a paid basis, at a reasonable cost, for either 15 hours or 30+ hours per week. Please contact Mrs Isaac in the school office (or the link for her email is below) for more information.
RECEPTION APPLICATIONS SEPT 21
Applications for Reception September 2021 (Forms for September 22 will be available from the school and on-line from mid September 2021).
The Headteacher, Head of Early Years and our Admissions Officer have created a video below with information on how to apply for a Reception place: Reception Year & How to Apply
You can download Reception 2021 forms and information below, or collect a pack from the school office. It is most important you ALSO make an on-line application with the council to whom you pay your Council Tax to.
The closing date for this intake (for children born between 1 September 2016 and 31 August 2017) was 15 January 2021. If you are a late applicant, please contact the school office.
RECEPTION APPLICATIONS SEPT 22 (for children born between 1 September 2017 and 31 August 2018) these forms will be available on this page from the end of September 2021 or a pack may be collected from the school office by appointment. If your child attends St Teresa’s Nursery, they will automatically receive an application pack from their class teacher. the closing date is 15th January 2022.
In year Primary School Applications (PDF)
Pupils moving into the area mid-term and/or without a school place can apply via Merton Council’s In Year Application Process. Please contact the local authority to whom you pay your Council Tax e.g. London Borough of Merton Tel: 0208 274 4906 or London Borough of Sutton Tel: 0208 770 6080, who will be able to advise you
If you have any questions about the applications process please contact our Admissions Officer, Lorraine Isaac by email or phone: 0208 648 1846 option 2.
Under normal circumstances we encourage parents to visit the school prior to applying for a place. However, during COVID 19 we are not able to provide a tour of the school. Please do look at our Early Years video, which will give you some insight into our classes and set up.
As soon as we are able, we will be resuming our usual school tours and we will advise you of the dates here.
Reception Admissions Appeals
Parents have the right to appeal in certain circumstances, if they are unsuccessful in gaining a Reception place for their child. Details relating to the appeals process can be found in the school admission policy.
Additional information and advice on the appeals process is available from the Education Commission in this document:.Appeals-Advice-to-parents-primary-2012
Please note that parents do not have the right to appeal as part of the Nursery admissions procedure.