Admissions

Information for New Parents

Applying for a place in Nursery

If your child’s date of birth falls between 1st September 2013 and 31st August 2014 you need to apply for a Nursery place.

For full details of admissions criteria please download our Admissions Policy below.

Nursery-Application-Form-2017

If you wish to apply for a place in the Nursery at Cathedral School please apply directly to the school office using the application form above, alternatively visit the school office for a paper copy.

If you are applying for a Foundation Place please download and complete a supplementary form above, alternatively visit the school office for a paper copy. Please ensure you meet the admissions criteria before you complete this form.

The deadline for applications is noon on the 10th February 2017.

For dates of prospective parents tours please see our events calendar:

 

Please note that children attending the Nursery Class at Cathedral School cannot be guaranteed places in the Reception Class and parents will need to apply separately for such a place.

Applying for a place in Reception

If your child’s date of birth falls between 1st September 2012 and 31st August 2013 you need to apply for a Reception place.

Applications for Reception Class will need to be made online; no paper forms will be available. Applications should be made through the Southwark Admissions website. If you are not a Southwark resident, please apply through your own borough.

The Starting Primary School in Southwark publication will only be available online this year, please see links below. This publication will give you information on all schools in Southwark including their admissions criteria.

We have been advised that schools will receive one hard copy of each publication for parents to view if they do not have access to the internet. To date these have not arrived, we will write again when they are with us.

If you do not have access to the internet at home, you can apply online at any One Stop Shop or in any of the local libraries.

We appreciate that this arrangement may prove difficult for some families. Please feel free to speak to the school office if you need any help or assistance.

For full details of admissions criteria please download our Admissions Policy below.

Reception-Admissions-Policy-2017

If you would like to apply for a Foundation Place please download and complete a supplementary form above, alternatively visit the school office for a paper copy. Please ensure you meet the admissions criteria before you complete this form.

The deadline for applications to Southwark: 15th January 2017.

For dates of prospective parents tours please see our events calendar:

 

Please note that children attending the Nursery Class at Cathedral School cannot be guaranteed places in the Reception Class and parents will need to apply separately for such a place.

Applying for a secondary school place

If your child is currently in Year 6 you will need to apply for a secondary school place.

Once again this year admissions for Year  6 will need to be made online; no paper forms will be available. Applications should be made through the Southwark Admissions website. If you are not a Southwark resident, please apply through your own borough.

The  Starting Secondary School in Southwark brochure will also only be available online this year.  This publication will give you information on all schools in Southwark including their admissions criteria.

We have been advised that schools will receive one hard copy of each publication for parents to view if they do not have access to the internet. To date these have not arrived, we will write again when they are with us.

If you do not have access to the internet at home, you can apply online at any One Stop Shop or in any of the local libraries.

We appreciate that this arrangement may prove difficult for some families. Please feel free to speak to the school office if you need any help or assistance.

The deadline for applications to Southwark: 31st October 2016 however Southwark strongly advise parents to apply by 21st October in case they need to be contacted.

Consultation on Admissions for September 2018

The governors of Cathedral School of St Saviour & St Mary Overy wish to consult on our admissions arrangement for 2018 and would welcome your views

Please see Consultation document attached.   reception-admissions-2018

Please respond by the 16th January 2017 when the consultation period will close.

Janice Breslin

School Business Manager