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School admission arrangements

Telford & Wrekin Council determines the admission arrangements for community and voluntary controlled schools.

In November 2023, Telford and Wrekin Council updated its admission arrangements following advice from the Office of Schools Adjudicator to provide further clarity on how applications from infant to junior school and children of staff are considered. An updated version of the admission arrangements is available below. 

Consultation on Proposed Admission Arrangements - 2025 to 2026 Academic Year 

Community or Voluntary Controlled Schools - Telford & Wrekin Council is not consulting to make any changes to their admission policy for its community and voluntary controlled schools for the 2025 to 2026 academic year. 

Foundation, Voluntary Aided and Academy Schools - The following schools who are their own admission authority are carrying out consultations: 

This table shows Foundation, Voluntary Aided and Academy Schools.
School Type Consulting on   Period of consultation
Lawley Village Academy Academy Change of criterion name from 'other children' to 'distance' Academy Directory - REAch2 Academy Trust 6 December 2023 to 31 January 2024
Redhill Primary Academy Academy Amendment to oversubscription criteria 

Admissions and Appeals - Redhill Primary Academy

Proposed changes to the School Admissions Policy 2025 - 2026

11 December 2023 to 31 January 2024

St Patrick's Catholic Primary School


Seven Year Consultation

Admissions - St Patrick's Catholic Primary School 

Proposed changes to the School Admissions Policy 2025 - 2026
18 December 2023 to 31 January 2024

Schools within the borough that are academies, voluntary aided, catholic, foundation or free schools, have their own oversubscription criteria. The admission arrangements for these schools can be found below: 

Please note: If the admission arrangements for a particular school are not detailed, this is because the local authority is awaiting a copy and therefore you should contact the school or academy directly with your enquiry. 

Last updated: 02/02/2024 13:50

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