Bankfields

Primary School

01642 453157

office@bankfieldsprimary.org.uk

Bankfields Primary School
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Admissions

Nursery

Children are admitted to the Nursery, on a part-time basis, as soon after their third birthday as possible. The school follows the admissions policy set out by the Local Education Authority.

In the case of over-subscription, the following criteria are applied:

  • Eligible children in the care of the local authority
  • Children aged 4+ who live within the defined admission zone for the school
  • Children aged 4+ who live outside the admission zone but have a brother or sister attending the school at the time the nursery child will be admitted
  • Children aged 3+ who live within the defined admission zone for the school
  • Children aged 3+ who live outside the admission zone but who have a brother or sister attending the school at the time the nursery child will be admitted
  • Other children aged 4+
  • Other children aged 3+

Reception

There is a single intake for Reception children in September each year. The allocation of Reception places is managed by the local authority.

In the case of over-subscription the following criteria: are followed in priority order:

  • Children who are cared for by the local authority
  • Children who are permanently resident in the admission zone defined or the school
  • Children not living in the admission zone who have elder brothers or sisters attending the school in the 2016/2017 school year
  • Children not living in the admission zone who exceptional social and/or medical reasons for attending a particular school, professionally supported by an independent third party and sustained by the authority’s professional advisers
  • Children living closest to the school

Please click here the Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council website for further information.

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