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Pilton Bluecoat Church of England Academy

Contact details

Address
Abbey Road
Barnstaple
Devon
EX31 1JU see on map
Telephone
01271-345952
Fax
01271-323195
Executive Headteacher
Mr Ian Thomas
SENCO
Kate Taylor

Location

School details
DfE number
878/3451
School type
School sector
Type of school
Academy School
Local learning community
District
Age range
7-11
Trust details Admissions details
Contact
Briony Parsons
Number on roll
January 2020
263
January 2019
262
Places offered for admission in
September 2020
62
September 2019
57
Appeals for admission in
September 2020
September 2019
Published Admission Number
2021-22
66
2020-21
66

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 who are siblings of pupils on roll at this school or at Pilton Infants’ School.

      Priority will next be given to children who are on roll at Pilton Infants’ School.

      Priority will next be given to children living within the catchment area set out in the map,[2]

      Priority will next be given to children who regularly attend (or whose parents regularly attend)[3] a Christian church.[4]

      Other children.

     

    [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.

    [3] To regularly attend, either the parent or child attends church services on at least a monthly basis, and for a minimum period of one year immediately prior to the application being made.

    [4] A church which subscribes to the doctrine of the Holy Trinity or a church recognised by Churches Together in England.

     
  • 1 A ‘looked after child’ or a child who was previously looked after but immediately after being looked after became subject to an adoption, child arrangements, or special guardianship order 2  Children with a sibling attending the school at the time of application, who will still be on roll at the time of admission and who lives at the same home address 3  Children registered in Year 2 at Pilton Infants’ School at the time of application, who will be transferring to Year 3 in September 2020 4  Children who, at the time of application, live within the designated catchment area for Pilton Bluecoat Academy, or with a confirmed move to an address within the catchment area 5  Children who attend, or whose parent attends, a Christian Church or other registered place of Christian worship recognised by Churches Together in England, at least once per month and have done so for a minimum of twelve months prior to submitting the admission application 6  Children not satisfying a higher criterion.  
Term dates

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Autumn term

Spring term

Summer term

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Weekend

  • 2020 / 2021 Academic Year
    • September 2020
      MTWTFSS
       123456
      78910111213
      14151617181920
      21222324252627
      282930 
    • October 2020
      MTWTFSS
       1234
      567891011
      12131415161718
      19202122232425
      262728293031 
    • November 2020
      MTWTFSS
       1
      2345678
      9101112131415
      16171819202122
      23242526272829
      30 
    • December 2020
      MTWTFSS
       123456
      78910111213
      14151617181920
      21222324252627
      28293031 
    • January 2021
      MTWTFSS
       123
      45678910
      11121314151617
      18192021222324
      25262728293031
    • February 2021
      MTWTFSS
      1234567
      891011121314
      15161718192021
      22232425262728
    • March 2021
      MTWTFSS
      1234567
      891011121314
      15161718192021
      22232425262728
      293031 
    • April 2021
      MTWTFSS
       1234
      567891011
      12131415161718
      19202122232425
      2627282930 
    • May 2021
      MTWTFSS
       12
      3456789
      10111213141516
      17181920212223
      24252627282930
      31 
    • June 2021
      MTWTFSS
       123456
      78910111213
      14151617181920
      21222324252627
      282930 
    • July 2021
      MTWTFSS
       1234
      567891011
      12131415161718
      19202122232425
      262728293031 
    • Count: 190

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