Nursery Places

If your child was born between 1st September 2017 and 31st August 2018 you may be thinking about applying for a Nursery class place for next September, at our school. 

If you would like to apply for a Nursery class place, you will need to apply directly to the school. 

 

We have  20 free places available for 2½ days a week from September, (all day Monday and Tuesday, and Wednesday mornings.  

Please pop into the school office for a form, or download it by clicking here. 

Once you have filled in the information, please post to the school, email it to us, or hand it in to the school office.

Nursery applications close at the end of March for September entry. Look out for our 'Open Day' visits for new nursery starters to come and see our nursery in action.

 

To view our Nursery Admissions Policy 2021/22 Click here

 

Reception Places

If your child was born between 1st September 2016 and 31st August 2017 you may be thinking about applying for a Reception class place for next September, at our school. 

If you would like to apply for a Reception class place, you will need to apply via Bristol City Council.

The link is below:

https://www.bristol.gov.uk/schools-learning-early-years/school-admissions

Bristol City Council Primary Admission Flyer 2021/2020

Look out for our Open Day visits to come and see our lovely school in action! Find our more from our Virtual Open Events page.

To view our Admissions Policy 2020/21 Click Here

To view our Admissions Policy 2021/22 Click Here

For Fishponds CE Academy Suplementary form, click here.

Due to Covid-19 the Faith Place Criteria for over-subscription has changed.  The criteria is:

“ In the event that during the period specified for attendance at worship the church has been closed for public worship and has not provided alternative premises for that worship, the requirements of these admissions arrangements in relation to attendance will only apply to the period when the church or alternative premises have been available for public worship”. 

In Year Admissions

Should you wish your child to join Fishponds CE Academy part way through their school journey then the best place to start is to ring the school on 01179 030 491.

Due to Covid-19 the Faith Place Criteria for over-subscription has changed.  The criteria is:

“ In the event that during the period specified for attendance at worship the church has been closed for public worship and has not provided alternative premises for that worship, the requirements of these admissions arrangements in relation to attendance will only apply to the period when the church or alternative premises have been available for public worship”. 

Appeals

If you're refused a place for your child at your preferred school you have the right to appeal against the decision of the Admission Authority.

 

Please see below direct link to Bristol City Council's Primary appeals page:

 

https://www.bristol.gov.uk/schools-learning-early-years/school-admission-appeals