Welcome to all of our prospective parents, we hope that you find our website informative and that it supports you in making a choice of school for your child.

During the autumn term preceding your child’s application we invite prospective parents to visit the school, which provides you with the opportunity to look around the building and find out more information. If you would like to visit the school please send an email to Lesley Thornton at stating the date when you would like to attend. Please note that for health and safety reasons places are limited on each day and that we can only admit up to 2 adults with each accompanying child. Dates for school visits are:

  • Friday 19 November at 10.00am (FULLY BOOKED)
  • Tuesday 23 November at 10.00am (FULLY BOOKED)
  • Tuesday 30 November at 10.00am (FULLY BOOKED)
  • Tuesday 11 January 2022 at 10.00am (CANCELLED – Please contact school for further information).

We also require a completed Supplementary Information form to be handed in or sent via email for all children applying for a place in Reception class. A  copy is available to view further down this page and can be downloaded for you to complete. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any further questions and we hope to see you and your child soon.



The school follows the agreed timetable and guidance for admissions as published by the Local Authority which can be found here. Places at St Philip’s are then allocated according to our admissions criteria which can be found at the foot of the page.

The Admission process then begins according to the Local Authority timescale and guidance. If you require a place at St Philip’s it is important that you put the school as your first preference on the form then return it to the Local Authority by the set date. Places will then be allocated according to our admissions criteria and within the timescale detailed by the Local Authority.

If you are interested in a place for a child in Year 1 – Year 6 please contact the Local Authority to enquire if we have any vacancies within a class. (01925 443322 Monday to Friday between 8am-6pm or The Local Authority will then liaise with us to officially secure a place. School will then contact you to arrange a start date. Please note that our admissions criteria also applies.

Supplementary Information Form

Admissions Policy 2021-22

Admissions Policy 2022-23