As a parish our parish boundary has been increased therefore this affects the admissions policies for our school .
In accordance with the consultation procedure, please find below the link to consultation on parish boundaries referred to in the admissions policies for September 2018 for St Mary’s, Menston and St. Joseph’s Pudsey and explanatory text.
Please note the consultation closing date of 31 January 2017.
Admissions consultation regarding Admission for September 2018
As the admissions’ Authority for the schools within the Bishop Wheeler Catholic Academy Trust, the Directors wish to consult in accordance with the Admissions Code on the following changes to the boundaries covered in the admissions policies for St. Joseph’s Catholic Primary School Pudsey, a Voluntary Academy and St. Mary’s Menston, a Catholic Voluntary Academy. The Bishop has authorised under canon law the change to parish boundaries as given in the description below:
“After consulting the Council of Priests on 13th July 2016, I wish to inform you that the boundaries of the Parish of St Joseph, Pudsey and the Parish of St Mary, Bradford have been redrawn with the territory bounded by Bradford Road, Daleside Road, Galloway Lane and the Calder Valley Railway Line being ceded to the Parish of St Joseph, Pudsey”.
Bishop Marcus Stock
Please find further information via: http://www.bishopwheelercatholicacademytrust.org/news/2016/12/8/consultation-january-2017 and note the opportunity to comment via Anne Tindall, Clerk to the Trust, via the Bishop Wheeler Catholic Academy Trust website or through St Mary’s, Menston by 31 January 2017.
For further clarification this is for September 2018 entry onwards and does not affect admissions for September 2017 entry.
The school's Admission Policy for the September 2017 intake has now been published. The policy can be accessed below.
The Governors will admit children in the 4+ age group, in September 2017. Children born between 1st September 2010 – 31st August 2012 may be admitted full time. Parents are invited to make application no later than 12 NOON, 15th JANUARY 2017. All applications received by this date will be considered by the Governing School Council Body. Supplementary Information Forms are available from the school office from Thursday 18th December, 2016.
PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU COMPLETE BOTH THE APPLICATION FORM AND THE SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION FORM (SIF) AND RETURN TO SCHOOL.