Our Lady Catholic Primary School (Hitchin)

School: Our Lady Catholic Primary School (Hitchin)
Type: Academy
Address: Old Hale Way Hitchin Hertfordshire SG5 1XT
Telephone: 01462 622555
Email: admin@ourladys.herts.sch.uk
Age Range: 5-11

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Admission rules for Our Lady Catholic Primary School (Hitchin)

This is an academy mixed-sex primary school.

1. Catholic children looked after and Catholic children who have been adopted (or made subject to residence orders or special guardianship orders) immediately following being looked after.

2. Catholic children of Teachers* (see notes) at Our Lady School who have been employed at the school as a Teacher for more than two years at the time at which the application for admission to the school is made.

3. Practising Catholics who are resident in the parish of Our Lady Immaculate and St Andrew, Hitchin. Practising Catholics who are resident outside the parish of Our Lady Immaculate & St Andrew and for whom Our Lady is the nearest Catholic school to their normal place of residence.* (see notes)

4. Other Practising Catholic children.

5. Other Catholic children.

6. All other looked after children and children who have been adopted (or made subject to residence orders or special guardianship orders) immediately following being looked after.

7. Other children of Teachers*(see notes) at Our Lady School who have been employed at the school as a Teacher for more than two years at the time at which the application for admission to the school is made.

8. Catechumens.

9. Members of an Orthodox Church.

10. Christians of other denominations.

11. Children of other faiths.

12. Any other applicants.

Notes: The attendance of a sibling at the school at the time of enrolment will increase the priority of an application within each category. Where only one place is available for more than one child within the same family, places will be offered to all children of that family group under the excepted pupil criteria. Where the offer of places to all the applicants in any of the subcategories listed above would still lead to oversubscription, the places up to the admission number will be offered to those living nearest to the school.

In addition to our online or paper form, please complete a supplementary information form (SIF) for this school and the Diocesan Priest’s Reference Form available from the school www.ourladys.herts.sch.uk . SIFs are also available from www.hertsdirect.org

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