Admissions Information for September 2022 - Joining Year 3

How to apply for a school place

BCP Council are encouraging ALL parents to apply for a school place online.

Please visit to apply for a place and for more useful information.

The BCP school admissions team deal with our admissions, they are based in the Civic Centre. Their contract details are; 

Tel: 01202 123222


The School admissions Team

BCP Council

Room 105

Civic Centre


BH15 2KU

Please click on the links below to access our admissions policies.

Appeals Process for Primary School places – Year R and Year 3 – September 2022

Offer letters posted to parents/carers on National Offer Day by Local Authority 19th April 2022

Deadline for acceptance of offer by parent/carer 3rd May 2022

Deadline for lodging an on-time admission appeal 18th May 2022

Appeal Hearing Dates Between 20th June and 30th July

School Admission Appeals

Year 5 - Moving up up to Secondary School - September 2022

BCP council have provided us with a PowerPoint Presentation along with an FAQ and Useful Information booklet for our current Year 5 children who will be going to a secondary school in September 2022. These documents give details on the application procedure and when applications for secondary schools open and close.

Moving up to Secondary School Presentation

FAQs and Useful Information

In Year Admissions

Sometimes children need to move school during the academic year, for example if you have moved house and this is called ‘In Year Admission’. BCP Council admissions team deals with our In Year Admissions, however we do encourage parents/carers to visit our Federation before making an application.

To make an In Year Application please use the link below to access further information and to access the online application form and a paper application form. The form should also be available from your child’s current school. 

School Admission Appeals

In response to the Covid-19 pandemic, BCP continue to hear appeals based on written submissions.

For more information on the school appeals process please follow the link below to the BCP council School admission appeals pages 

Useful Information and Forms for Federation Starters

Pupil Detail Form

Pupil Consent Form

New Starters Booklet

Pupil Privacy Notice

Acceptable Use of IT Policy

Home School Agreement

Chartwells Letter