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Holsworthy Community College

Contact details

Address
Victoria Hill
Holsworthy
Devon
EX22 6JD see on map
Telephone
01409-253430
Fax
01409-253121
Headteacher / Principal
Mr Andrew Sweeney
SENCO
Sam Williams

Location

School details
DfE number
878/4056
School type
School sector
Type of school
Academy School
Local learning community
District
Age range
11-16
Trust details Admissions details
Contact
Mr Andrew Sweeney
Number on roll
January 2020
526
January 2019
531
Places offered for admission in
September 2020
81
September 2019
88
Appeals for admission in
September 2020
September 2019
Published Admission Number
2021-22
120
2020-21
120

Document(s)

    1. Looked after children and children who were previously looked after but immediately after being looked after became subject to adoption, a child arrangements order, or special guardianship order.

    2. Priority will next be given to children based on their exceptional medical or social needs or those of their parents.[1]

      Priority will next be given to children living within the catchment area set out in the map,[2] who are siblings of pupils on roll at this school.

      Priority will next be given to children living within the catchment area, on roll at a linked school.*

      Priority will next be given to other children living within the catchment area.

      Priority will next be given to children living outside the catchment area, who are siblings of pupils on roll at this school.

      Priority will next be given to children living outside the catchment area, on roll at a linked school.*

      Priority will next be given to children of members of staff who have been employed at this school for more than two years or recruited within the past two years to fill a vacancy for which there was a skills shortage.

      Other children.

     

    *Priority for children at a linked school only applies at the normal round, not for In-Year admissions.
     

    [1] To request this priority, the application must be accompanied by a completed Supplementary Information Form for Exceptional Need which will include evidence, from a medical specialist or social worker of the need and why the child must attend this school rather than any other, based on those needs. If evidence is not submitted to the with the application, exceptional need cannot be considered.

    [2] Children whose home lies on the boundary line will be considered to be in the catchment.

     
    1. Looked after children and children who were previously looked after but immediately after being looked after became subject to adoption, a child arrangements order, or special guardianship order.

    2. Priority will next be given to children based on their exceptional medical or social needs or those of their parents.[1]

      Priority will next be given to children living within the catchment area set out in the map,[2] who are siblings of pupils on roll at this school.

      Priority will next be given to children living within the catchment area, on roll at a linked school.*

      Priority will next be given to other children living within the catchment area.

      Priority will next be given to children living outside the catchment area, who are siblings of pupils on roll at this school.

      Priority will next be given to children living outside the catchment area, on roll at a linked school.

      Priority will next be given to children of members of staff who have been employed at this school for more than two years or recruited within the past two years to fill a vacancy for which there was a skills shortage.

      Other children.

     

    *Priority for children at a linked school only applies at the normal round, not for In-Year admissions.

     

    [1] Each application must be accompanied by a completed Devon Supplementary Information Form for Exceptional Need which will include evidence, from a medical specialist or social worker of the child’s/parent’s need and why they must attend this school rather than any other, based on those needs. If evidence is not submitted to the [school or the Local Authority] with the application, a child’s or parent’s medical or social needs cannot be considered.

    [2] Children whose home lies on the boundary line will be considered to be in the catchment.

     
  • Due to covid19 precautions, schools are not making the usual open day arrangements for this autumn. Parents should contact the school for information about visits or online resources to help in making secondary transfer preferences.
Term dates

Key:

Autumn term

Spring term

Summer term

Non pupil days

Holidays / Bank holidays

Weekend

Currently no published term dates for this school year.

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