Admissions Policy and Procedures
St. Mary’s is a voluntary aided school in the Diocese of Westminster. It is in the trusteeship of the Diocese. The school is conducted by it’s Governing Body as part of the Catholic Church in accordance with it’s Trust Deed and Instrument of Government, and seeks at all times to be a witness to Jesus Christ. Anyone is welcome to apply for a place at St. Mary’s, however, as a voluntary aided school with a religious character, the school exists primarily to serve the Catholic community and Catholic children always have priority of admission.
1. Reception Class 2019-20.
2. In-Year 2018-19.
3. Nursery Class 2019-20.
4. St Mary’s School Catchment Area.
5. List of the roads within our School Catchment Area.
1. Reception Class 2019 - 2020
Before making an application to the school, it is essential that you read the
Admissions Arrangements 2019-20. Please note that these arrangements were revised in July 2018.
Please refer to the Reception Class (2019-20) Application Cover Letter for details on applying for a Reception Class place at our school starting September 2019.
In addition to your online application, the school requests the completion of 2 forms, which must be submitted to the school office by the application closing date published by the Local Authority.
If you are applying under criteria A2 or A3, the Diocese of Westminster Certificate of Catholic Practice (which can be obtained through your priest) must be completed by the parent and the Parish Priest, and returned to the school no later than the application closing date.
The Supplementary Information Form (SIF) 2019-20 should be completed by the parent and returned to school no later than the application closing date. The school also requests the child’s original Baptismal Certificate, a copy will be made and the original certificate returned.
Click for Key Dates for Reception Class Entry in September 2019
We welcome all prospective parents to come and visit our school. If you would like to arrange a tour, please contact the School Office on 020 8994 5606.
2. In-Year Application 2018-19
During this academic year, school places may become available outside of the normal application process. If you wish your child to be considered for one of these places please refer to In-Year Applications
3. Nursery Class 2019-20
For those children applying for a place in our Nursery for September next year, please click HERE