As a Voluntary Aided School, the Governing Body is the Admissions Authority and is responsible for taking decisions on applications for admissions. The co-ordination of admissions arrangements is undertaken by the Local Authority.
Parents must complete a Local Authority Preference Form or apply online via the website http://www.knowsley.gov.uk/schooladmissions.
To apply for a Nursery place, please complete a Nursery Admission Application Pack (Supplementary Faith Form inc) and return it to school via post, email or through the school office, attaching a copy of your child’s birth certificate, baptism certificate and proof of address. Nursery application packs can be collected from the school office or downloaded on the link below at any time, throughout the academic year.
Reception applications for September 2024 must be made via Knowsley Council before 15th January 2024. Once applications have been made, school will contact parents to request completion of a St Columba Supplementary Faith Form. Successful applicants will be required to provide a copy of the child’s birth certificate, baptism certificate and proof of address to the school office.
In Year Transfers
To apply for a place in any other year group throughout the school year, please complete an In Year Transfer Form, Knowsley Council Transfer form and return both to school via post, email or the school office, along with a copy of your child’s birth certificate, baptism certificate and proof of address.
If your child is currently in Year 6 at primary school, and typically has a date of birth that falls on or between 1 September 2012 to 31 August 2013, now is the time to apply for your secondary place.
The national closing date for applications is 31 October 2023
Please click on the link below to see our Determined Admission Arrangements:
- Determined Admission Policy and Arrangements 2021/22
- Admission Policy 2022/23
- Admission Policy 2023/24
- Admission Policy 2024/25