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.
Prior to the admission process being implemented parents can register their interest in gaining a place at St Philip’s by completing the school’s supplementary information form below*. During the autumn term preceding your child’s application we invite prospective parents to visit the school. This visit provides you with the opportunity to look around the building and find out more information about the school. More information about the school day in Reception classes for new parents can be found below.
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 email@example.com) 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.
*2021 Admissions – Due to the current COVID -19 pandemic, we are currently working with Liverpool Diocese and the Office of the Schools Adjudicator (OSA) to seek a variation to the admissions arrangements for 2021. The Supplementary Information Form will be available here as soon as this is completed.