If you would like your child to attend our school, please see full details of our admission arrangements below.
Essex Statutory Admissions Policy
School Road, Monkwick, Colchester CO2 8NN
Telephone (01206) 575399
Headteacher: Mr M Walter
Community (Co-educational) 7–11
School Number: 881-2104
Published admission number 2013/2014: 75
Number on roll: 221
There is no guarantee of a place for children living in the priority admission area.
Looked After Children and previously looked after children (as defined on page 12 of the Primary Education in Essex 2013/2014 booklet) and children attending the partner infant school who request a place at the junior school will be allocated a place providing an application is received by the closing date.
In the event of oversubscription any remaining places will be allocated using the following criteria in the order given*:
1. children with a sibling attending the school or the partner infant school;
2. children living in the priority admission area;
3. remaining applications.
In the event of oversubscription within any of the above criteria, priority will be determined by straight line distance from home to school, those living closest being given the highest priority.
Exceptional medical circumstances (supported by medical evidence) may override the above (other than Looked After Children and previously looked after children).
*For applications received after the start date of Year 3 Looked After Children and previously looked after children will be given priority ahead of all other applicants.
Agreement for children living in the priority admission area:
See page 8 of the Primary Education in Essex 2013/2014 booklet.