Reception Places

If your child was born between 1st September 2017 and 31st August 2018 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 2021/22 Click Here

To view our Admissions Policy 2022/23 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