Admission to Holy Cross Catholic Primary School
Proposed Admission Arrangements to Holy Cross 2023-2024
We are consulting on our Admissions arrangements for 2023-2024 and welcome any comments.
The proposed changes for our Nursery and Reception classes are as follows:
- Amending the wording for Exceptional needs, to make it clearer
- Amending the wording on ‘Resident’, updated by The Schools Admissions Code (September 2021)
- Amending the wording on the Catechumens category in line with Diocesan guidance
- To clarify the In-Year Admissions criteria, as updated by The Schools Admissions Code (September 2021)
- Adding in (LAPLAC) international looked after children to the looked after children criteria’s as updated in The Schools Admissions Code (September 2021)
- Distance measure: changed to the main entrance of the school, updated by The Schools Admissions Code (September 2021)
- Tie break changed from distance to random allocation, updated by The School’s Admissions Code (September 2021)
This consultation is for the attention of:
- a) Parents of children between the ages of four and sixteen
- b) All other admission authorities within the local area
- c) The local authority
- d) Any adjoining neighbouring local authorities
- e) Any local faith organisation
- f) Other persons in the area who have an interest in the proposed arrangements including but not limited to playgroups, nurseries.
The consultation period is for six weeks starting on 6/12/2021 until 17/01/2022 and any comments should be made in writing to Seana Bengtsson, Chair of Governors, Holy Cross Catholic School, Basuto Road, Parsons Green, London SW6 4BL. Alternatively, you can send comments via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Following the consultation period, all comments will be considered by Governors and the final admission arrangements will be published on the school’s website no later than 01/03/2022.
You should contact the school office should you have any questions about any step of the process
- Should your application be unsuccessful, the information regarding your 'Right to Appeal' is included in the Admission Policy
- The Holy Cross Parish boundary map
- The Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish boundary map
For further information regarding your application to our school, please click here to access the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham's Primary School Admissions Page.