Admissions and Appeals


To apply for a place at our school please go to:

http://www.essex.gov.uk/Education-Schools/Schools/Admissions/Pages/Apply-Online.aspx

 

Please see the Local Authority website for Appeals Timetable for children starting Primary School in September 2017.

http://www.essex.gov.uk/Education-Schools/Schools/Admissions/Pages/Appeals.aspx

 

 THE BISHOP WILLIAM WARD CE PRIMARY SCHOOL

Admissions Policy

Timetable for Admissions and Appeals for Children Starting Primary School in September 2017

 

 15th January 2017        Closing date for applications.

This is the last day for receipt by the Local Authority (Essex County Council) of the Common Application Form,

 either paper or online.

Your Supplementary Information Form (SIF) must also be sent to The Bishop William Ward Primary School by this  date.                                  

 Applications received after this date will generally be treated as late applications.                         

 

 18th April 2017              National Offer Day                                      

  An offer /refusal letter is sent to all Essex residents by the Local Authority advising parents of the outcome of their     application.   An email will also be sent to those who applied online, and who have requested it, which will confirm     the outcome of their application.             

 If you do NOT receive a letter by 25th April 2017 you should contact the LA School Admissions Team on  0345 603 2200.

 

Please click here for information on how to lodge an appeal.

Appeal application form can be found here.

 17th May 2017                Deadline for Lodging an Appeal

 Deadline by when appeals against a refusal of a place should be lodged if you want it to be heard before the end of  the summer term.

                                       

14th June 2017          Appeal Hearings

 
 Appeals heard for those lodged by the deadline and where possible for late appeals.                                        

 Appeals for applications made within the normal admissions round will be held within 40 school days of the above  deadline.

 Appeals for late applications will be heard where possible within 40 school days of the above deadline OR within  30 school days of the appeal being lodged.

 

 September 2017 onwards         

 Appeal hearings for any appeals not heard before the end of the summer term.

 

 Waiting List

 

 Between April and 25th August, the waiting list for The Bishop William Ward Primary School is maintained by  the Local Authority.

Following that date the waiting list will be maintained by The Bishop William Ward Primary School.