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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.
The deadline for applying for a Nursery place at St. Francis C of E Primary School & Nursery is Wednesday 19th December 2018. Nursery places for 2018-2019 will be offered on Friday 18th January 2019. 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 £63.90 per week for 5 full days of provision. Some people are eligible to 30 hours funded provision. To see if you are eligible visit https://www.childcarechoices.gov.uk/
The application for Reception 2018-2019 is open and the deadline for applying is the beginning of January 2019. All Parents will be notified of places by the end of April 2019. Please contact the office if you wish to apply as a school admission from must be completed alongside the Birmingham City Council Admission form.
For all those wishing to appeal for a Reception place in 2019 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 17th May 2018.
The timeline for Appeals:
Deadline for lodging appeals – _Friday, 17 May 2019.
Appeals received by Friday, 17 May 2019 will be heard by Friday, 19 July 2019.
Appeals received after Friday, 17 May 2019 (late appeals) will be heard by Friday, 19 July 2019 where possible, or within 30 school days of the appeal being lodged. It may not be possible to hear late appeals before the start of the new school year in September 2019.
All dates are to be confirmed and subject to change.
Admission Forms can be found as an appendix to our Admissions Policy or click on the link below:
St. Francis Church of England Primary School & Nursery requires an additional admissions application form, which must be completed and returned to Mrs E Curtis in the school office.
In Year Admissions
All applications for in year admissions should be made directly to the Local Governing Body (handed in to the school office).
If you have a queries about the process then please don’t hesitate to contact Mrs E Curtis, our Office Manager.
For further advice on admissions visit: