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St. Anne's Catholic Primary School

St. Anne's Catholic Primary School

School Admissions

St. Anne's School is prinicpally provided to serve Catholic families living in the Catholic parishes of Buxton, Chapel-en-le-Frith and the southern part of Whaley Bridge. The Governors also welcome applications from all parents and carers, regardless of their faith or background, who would like their children to be educated in a Christian environment.

All Catholic schools are founded by and are part of the Catholic Church. Religious education and worship are in accordance with the teachings of the Catholic Church.

Admission policy for Voluntary Aided Schools 2017-2018

Admission Policy for Voluntary Aided Schools 2018-2019

If you are unable to obtain a copy by clicking  the link, a hard copy is available from the school office.


Copies of the arrangements for most diocesan schools can also be found at www.nottingham-des.org.uk

APPEALS 

If your child has not been offered a place at  St. Anne's and you are wishing to appeal, please find the relevant appeals
timetables by clicking this link: 

SCHOOL ADMISSIONS CODE – SCHOOLS APPEALS TIMETABLE – LATE APPLICATIONS

SCHOOL ADMISSIONS CODE – SCHOOLS APPEALS TIMETABLE – LATE APPEALS

SCHOOL ADMISSIONS CODE – SCHOOLS APPEALS TIMETABLE

Further details about making an appeal will normally be found in the Local Authority's admission letter, outlining your offer, or by contacting the school.

HOW TO APPLY 

All parents should consult the Derbyshire Local Authority booklet "How to apply for a place at Primary School", which gives full details of the admissions process. Parents are required to complete the Local Authority's common application form, available from Derbyshire County Council, which has to be returned to them by the set closing date. You can find further details and apply online by logging  onto http://www.derbyshire.gov.uk/admissions or you can apply by phoning Call Derbyshire on 08456 058 058. 

In addition to the Local Authority form, parents must complete the school's supplementary form. Click on the link, or contact the school on (01298) 23589.                                                               

Supplementary Form

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Once completed the form should be returned together with a copy of any relevant baptismal/dedication certificate to:

St Anne's Catholic Primary School
Lightwood Road
Buxton
Derbyshire
SK17 7AN

Please note emailed supplementary forms are not admissible, due to the fact  that parental signatures are required.

Supplementary forms can be completed for a child of any age and returned to school. Once received forms are placed on file and the Local Authoity pack will then be sent to you at the appropriate time.
Parents of baptised Catholic children, or children dedicated in another  Christian denomination, are required to give full details of baptism/dedication and provide a copy of the baptismal certificate with the supplimentary form. The school requires copies of your child's birth certificate prior to their entry.

LATE APPLICATIONS 

Applications received after the closing date will be accepted but considered after those received prior to the closing date. You are therefore encouraged to ensure your application is received on time.

IN-YEAR TRANSFERS 

Applications from parents made during the school year, outside the normal round of admissions, should be submitted to the Local Authority in the same way as above.

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