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Our School

Admissions

The admission arrangements for this school are managed by Leicester City Education Authority based at Marlborough House, 38 Welford Road, Leicester, LE2 7AA.

The number of requests received by the closing date last year for the college was over 600.

As this was more than the number of places, they were prioritised as follows:

Children in the care of a local authority or who were
previously in the care of a local authority.
 0
Children who are on the ‘list of children subject to
child protection plans’ and need to attend an alternative school to avoid the
abuser.
57 
Children who are both living in the catchment area and
have brothers or sisters still attending the school at the time of application
and admission.  Siblings must be in Year 8, 9 or 10 at the time of
admission.
172 
Other children living in the catchment area for the
school at the time of application and admission.
 28
Children who do not live in the catchment area but who
have brothers or sisters still attending the same school at the time of
application and admission.  Siblings must be in Year 8, 9 or 10 at the
time of admission.
 0
Children of parents/carers fleeing ‘Domestic
Violence’.
 10
Other children whose parents have requested a place.
 0
Children whose parents did not request a place by the
closing date.
 270
* (including Statemented children as stated above).

Distance from school of last pupil offered a place under 7th rule: 0.477 miles. 

In addition to the children above, the results of the appeals already heard are as follows:

Number of appeals heard
33
Number agreed
3
Number refused
29
Number withdrawn
1
Conceded before appeal
0

These children were agreed in addition to those already allocated to Soar Valley.

APPLICATION FORMS are available from the Education Authority.  The closing date for preferences is 31st October 2015.