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St Margaret’s Church of England (Aided) Junior School

Contact details

Address
Seaview Road
Morwenna Park
Northam
Bideford
Devon
EX39 1EL see on map
Telephone
01237-473569
Fax
01237-477840
Head Teacher
Sam Malyn
SENCO
Zoe Davis

Location

School details

DfE number
878/3457
School type
School sector
Type of school
Voluntary Aided School
Local learning community
District
Age range
7-11

Federation details

Other schools in this federation

Admissions details

Contact
Mr Jim Williams
Number on roll
January 2020
256
January 2019
244
Places offered for admission in
September 2020
55
September 2019
47
Appeals for admission in
September 2020
September 2019
Published Admission Number
2021-22
60
2020-21
60

Document(s)

  • Oversubscription Criteria 2021-22
    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] on roll at St George’s Church of England Infant and Nursery School*.

      Priority will next be given to children living within the catchment area who are siblings of pupils on roll at this school or at St George’s.

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

      Priority will next be given to children living outside the catchment, on roll at St George’s.

      Priority will next be given to children living outside the catchment area, who are siblings of pupils on roll at this school or at St George’s Church of England Junior School.

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

      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 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.

    [3] To regularly attend, either the parent or child attends church services on at least a monthly basis, and for a minimum period of two years 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.

     
  • Oversubscription Criteria 2020-21
    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 attending St George’s Church of England Infant and Nursery School.*

      Priority will next be given to children who are siblings of pupils on roll at this school or at St George’s.

      Priority will next be given to other children living within the catchment area[2].

      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.

     
  • Admissions notes
      Priority for children at a feeder school applies only during the normal round of admissions, before the start of September in new Year 3. It no longer applies for the 2018-19 academic year.  

Term dates

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Non pupil days

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Currently no published term dates for this school year.