Admission Dates & Timetable
At St. Francis we use the co-ordinated scheme managed by Essex Local Authority to determine the 30 places allocated to Reception children and this process opens on the 13th November 2017
Children whose date of birth is between 01.09.2013 and 31.08.2014 can apply for a place to start in September 2018.
More information about the Essex Admissions procedures can be found on the Essex County Council Website.
The Admissions Criteria for St. Francis Catholic Primary School 2018-19 can be found here.
The dates are as follows:
Closing Date for Applications to the Local Authority
Please also ensure that photocopies of all other supporting documents are with the school.
|15th January 2018|
|Offer of Places from Essex Local Authority to parents||
18th April 2018
In addition to the Local Authority application we also request a Supplementary Information Form (SIF) to be completed. This is available at the school office or on the following link. SIF
A Baptisimal certificate (if available) and a Priests Reference form / Certificate of Catholic Practice are also documents that will support the application to our Catholic Primary School. These should be handed into the school office before the above closing date.
We will be holding 'Open Mornings' for prospective parents (and their pre-school child) on
Tuesday 21st November 2017 at 9.15- 10.15am and
Wednesday 29th November 2017 at 9.15- 10.15am
These will include an introductory talk by the Headteacher and a tour of the school. It would be appreciated if you could advise the school office of your intention to attend so that we are aware of potential numbers for tours.