Hebden Royd CE (VA) Primary School

The Planned Admission Limit for admission to Reception class in the school year commencing September 2018 will be a maximum of 21.

The school will admit children with statements of Special Educational Needs or Education Health and Care plans in which Hebden Royd CE (VA) Primary School is named on the statement or plan.

If you wish to apply under the Christian commitment criteria, you should request a copy of the school's Supplementary information form (SIF) from the school and return the SIF to the school by the date the school states on the form.

Where the number of applications for Hebden Royd CE (VA) Primary School received during the normal admissions round exceeds the admission number of the school, Governors will apply the following criteria, in the order given, to determine the admission of children to the school:

  1. Children who are Looked After (children who are looked after by the Local Authority in accordance with Section 22 of the Children Act 1989), or children who were previously looked after but ceased to be so because they became adopted or became subject to a residence or special guardianship order.

  2. A child who, or whose parents / carers, resides within the parish of St James, Hebden Bridge or St Thomas, Heptonstall, and are on the electoral roll of either church, and who are:

    1. 'at the heart of the church';
    2. 'attached to the church'.
  3. Brothers or sisters of pupils registered at the school at the proposed date of admission.

  4. A child whose parents / carers reside within the parish of St James, Hebden Bridge or St Thomas, Heptonstall, but who are members of another Christian Church recognised by Churches Together in England and Wales whose church is within the parish, and who are:

    1. 'at the heart of the church';
    2. 'attached to the church'.
  5. A child of parents residing within the parish of St James, Hebden Bridge or St Thomas, Heptonstall.

  6. Other children.

Please refer to Church of England, Voluntary Aided schools for further information relating to the oversubscription criteria.