Admissions

Age groups

Brocks Hill takes children the September after their 4th birthday and for their first year children are taught in Foundation Stage.

In Years 1 and 2 they are in Key Stage 1.

In Years 3, 4 and 5 they are in Key Stage 2.

Children transfer to high schools at the end of Year 5 when they are 10 years old.

 

Admissions Policy

Admission to Brocks Hill Primary School:

 Brocks Hill Primary School has adopted the local authority admissions policy with the exception of:-

 To be added:

 6.5 The admission number for each year group is capped at 60 pupils. This number is capped and will not be exceeded to accommodate the catchment area children applying as in-year (mid-term) transfers. Brocks Hill Primary School (Academy) will maintain an over-subscription waiting list throughout the relevant academic year, ranked in the same order as the published over-subscription criteria

 To be replaced with: 

11.1 At the time of first-time admission/transfer decisions, if there are more requests for in-catchment children than the admission number (AN), the AN will not be exceeded to accommodate the catchment area children. Brocks Hill Primary School (Academy) will maintain an over-subscription waiting list throughout the relevant academic year, ranked in the same order as the published over-subscription criteria and not the date of application.

 13.9 Brocks Hill Primary School will maintain an oversubscription list from completion of the decision making process for the first time admissions, and in relation to mid-term transfers, throughout the relevant academic year. This waiting list is ranked in the same order as the published over-subscription criteria and not by date of application.

 

Brocks Hill Primary School WILL NOT be following from the Local Authority Admission policy:-

Section - Arrivals in Catchment and Late Applications – paragraphs 13.33 and 13.34

 

Catchment area

A map of our catchment area is attached below:

 

Appeals

Appeals for places are administered by the county Admissions Service and not the school. Please contact the Admissions Service if you would like to appeal. Their website is here.

Leicestershire Admission Policy  - current

Leicestershire Admission Policy - 2017

Leicestershire Admission Policy - 2018 (see attachment below)