Bank, Bradford, BD10 0QA

01274 611992

Our Lady & St Brendan's Catholic Primary School, a voluntary academy

"Help me to journey beyond the familiar and into the unknown"

Admissions

 We would be delighted to welcome your child into our school and would love the opportunity to show you what wonders await your child at OLSB.  Please call the office to book a tour of the school as soon as possible as we would not want you to miss the application deadline.

All applications for places in Reception must be completed online using the Bradford Admissions Portal - https://www.bradford.gov.uk/education-and-skills/school-admissions/apply-for-a-place-at-one-of-bradford-districts-schools/  You have from the 9th November until the 15th January to submit your application.  Late applications cannot be considered until all of the other applicants have been placed.

 2021-22

The Policy for Admissions for children due to start in our Reception Class in September 2020 is available to download here:

Admissions 21-22

 

In year admissions 2020-21

If you require a place mid-year in any of our classes, please contact our school office in the first instance for a school application form.  We will then inform you if we have any available places in that year group.  You must also fill in a Mid-year transfer form available from Bradford Local Authority.  The policy for admissions is available to download here:

 Admissions 2020-21

 

 

Admissions appeals

 Normal Round

1. Parents have 20 school days to lodge an appeal from date of notification that their application was unsuccessful.

2. The appeal must be heard within 40 school days of deadline for lodging an appeal i.e. within 60 school days from date of notification of unsuccessful application.

3. Papers and details such as date, time and venue will be sent to parents at least 10 school days before the appeal hearing.

4. Parent can send further evidence to the Clerk to the Appeals Panel before the appeal takes place but no later than 5 days before.

5. Decision letters will be sent to parents within 5 school days following the appeal.

 

Late Applications

1. Parents have 20 school days to lodge an appeal from date of notification that their application was unsuccessful.

2. The appeal must be heard within 40 school days of deadline for lodging an appeal i.e. within 60 school days from date of notification of unsuccessful application, or within 30 school days of the appeal being lodged.

3. Papers and details such as date, time and venue will be sent to parents at least 10 school days before the appeal hearing.

4. Parent can send further evidence to the Clerk to the Appeals Panel before the appeal takes place but no later than 5 days before.

5. Decision letters will be sent to parents within 5 school days following the appeal.

 

In Year Applications

1. Parents have 20 school days to lodge an appeal from date of notification that their application was unsuccessful.

2. The appeal must be heard within 30 school days of the appeal being lodged.

3. Papers and details such as date, time and venue will be sent to parents at least 10 school days before the appeal hearing.

4. Parent can send further evidence to the Clerk to the Appeals Panel before the appeal takes place but no later than 5 days before.


Appeals submitted after the above deadlines will still be heard as soon as possible but not necessarily within the above timescales.