Admissions

As the school is a DBAT academy, the Local Board has delegated authority to set the admissions arrangements for the school and, following consultation, has now set the policy for the September 2018 intake (please see below).

Children are entitled to a full-time place in the September following their fourth birthday. However; there are some circumstances in which parents can seek a place for their child outside of their normal age group.  In addition, from 2015, parents of a summer born child may choose not to send that child to school until the September following their fifth birthday.  This is explained further in the Admissions Policy (see below).

Applications for Reception Year entry for the academic year starting in September 2018 must be submitted to Wiltshire Council, County Hall, Trowbridge, using the Wiltshire Council common application form. The majority of school applications are now done online, although a paper application can also be downloaded from the Wiltshire Council website.  For children starting school in September 2017 the deadline for applications was midnight on 15 January 2017.

Please click here to apply online or to download a paper application form.

Parents of children wishing to change schools during the school year can also download the appropriate form from the Wiltshire Council website here.

The Admissions Department at Wiltshire Council can be contacted for advice on 01225 713010 or emailed at admissions@wiltshire.gov.uk.

More guidance is available in the Admissions Code (see below) but if you need any help with the admissions process, or with downloading any of the forms, please contact us on 01249 720213.  Any objections to the 2018/19 Admissions Policy (if you think it is unlawful or does not comply with the School Admissions Code) should be made to the Schools Adjudicator by 15 May 2017.

For 2016/17, Seagry did not have a separate policy but was included in Wiltshire Council’s Determined Admission Arrangements (see below).

2018-19 Admissions Policy

Determined Admission Arrangements for Community and Voluntary Controlled Primary Schools for 2016-17

2017-18 Admissions Policy

Admissions Code

Wiltshire Council’s Determined Coordinated Scheme for 2017-18

Nursery Admissions Code

 
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