St. Francis C. of E. Primary School and Nursery


Are you looking for a school that promotes honesty, friendship, forgiveness, happiness and love?  If so you are in the right place! 

Choosing the School or Nursery for your child is an important decision, we aim to provide an opportunity for yourself and your child to experience aspects of life at St. Francis. We encourage prospective parents/carers to visit before making their decision. Every Wednesday(during term time) at 09:05 am we warmly welcome parents/carers to attend an assembly, have a tour led by St. Francis children and meet with the head teacher and chair of governors. Please book your Wednesday morning visit by contacting the school office (contact).


The deadline for applying for a place at St. Francis Nursery will be 15th December 2016.  Nursery places for 2017-2018 will be offered from 13th January 2017. St Francis Nursery have a yearly intake every September following a child’s third birthday. Children are entitled to 15 hours a week provision, which is either allocated over 5 mornings or 5 afternoons. However, full time provision is available for a top-up fee of £47.50 per week for 5 full days of provision.


Please be aware that the first deadline for application for Reception 2017-2018 is 4th December 2016. Please contact the office if you wish to apply.

For all those wishing to appeal for a reception place in 2017 please note that in order to guarantee an appeal hearing being heard before the summer holidays the appeal forms must be submitted to the school by 22nd May.

Admission Forms


St. Francis is a Church of England Academy and has an additional admissions application form, which must be completed and returned to Mrs. Gauntlett in the school office.


If you have a queries about the process then please don’t hesitate to contact Mrs. Gauntlett (contact details).


For further advice on admissions visit:

Birmingham Local Education Authority Admissions