St Joseph's Admissions Policy can be found by clicking the link below:
For information on admissions to our Preschool please click here
PRIMARY SCHOOL ADMISSIONS
Is your child 5 years old before 1st September 2019 and 31 August 2020? if so, then you will need to apply for a place at St Joseph's Catholic Primary School.
Applications for a Reception Class place here at St Joseph's Catholic Primary School can be made from November 2018 and the closing date for applications is 15 January 2019.
Note: you must apply for a place by 15 January 2019 even if you have an older child already attending our school. The quickest way to make an application is to apply online - a link to the Staffordshire County Council website 'Admissions Page' is below for your assistance. Alternatively you can complete a paper form (available using the link below) and either email or post the form to the address shown on the Staffordshire County Council website.
If your child is baptised Catholic please ensure you make this clear on your application under the section "PREFERENCES FOR CATHOLIC & CHURCH OF ENGLAND AIDED SCHOOLS ONLY". You will also need to provide us with a copy of their Baptismal Certificate.
Mid Year Applications
Guidance for Parents or Carers of children already of school age who are wishing to move to a Staffordshire School (from another Staffordshire School) will need to complete a Mid-Year Application form. Further guidance upon applications and choosing a school place can be obtained by viewing the Staffordshire County Council Mid-Year Admissions page.
Please note: where you wish to apply for a place in a school in a different local authority - please contact this local authority for guidance upon how to apply.
Visit our School
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How Do I Appeal?
Should your application to Primary School have been unsuccessful, you can make an appeal either by completing the online form, or by using the Appeals Form. The 2018/19 appeal deadline for Primary Schools is yet to be confirmed by Staffordshire County Council.
Please find a copy of the Appeals timetable relating to primary school admissions for the academic year 2019/20:
ADVICE FOR PARENTS/GUARDIANS ON SCHOOL ADMISSIONS APPEALS
SECONDARY SCHOOL ADMISSIONS
Applications to secondary schools can be made from September 2018 and the closing date for applications is 31 October 2018. The quickest way to make an application is to apply online - a link to the Staffordshire County Council website 'Admissions Page' is below for your assistance. Alternatively you can complete a paper form (available using the link below) and either email or post the form to the address shown on the Staffordshire County Council website.
Secondary School - Apply On-line
The appeals deadline for Secondary School places has yet to be advised.