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Registration to sit the entrance test for Year 7 Admission 2018/19 is now Closed Sixth Form Admissions – for prospective … Continue reading

Admissions

Registration to sit the entrance test for Year 7 Admission 2018/19 is now Closed

Sixth Form Admissions – for prospective Sixth Form students the open evening is set for Thursday 2 November 2017 at 7pm.

Apply to the school by 15th September 2017 for your child to take the entrance test.  The registration form for the entrance test will be available both online and to collect from reception from 3rd  July 2017, and at the open evening to be held at the school at 7pm on 13th September 2017.

Results of the test will be posted to parents/guardians on 6th October 2017. For details of the next stages of the application process please consult our admissions criteria for 2018/19 entry.

Applicants who pass the entrance test will be required to complete a religious practice form and to provide a reference from a priest or minister of religion. These documents will be posted to you ONLY AFTER your child has passed the entrance test.

Allocation of points system 2018/19

All catholic and non-catholic christian applicants will be asked to provide a written copy of evidence of baptism.

Parents who have a child currently in secondary education but who wish to apply for a place/transfer to St Joseph’s College, please contact Mrs Uschmann, fuschmann@stjosephsmail.com for relevant information.

In year application form 2016-17

Registration to sit the entrance test closed on Friday 16th September. Results of the test will be posted to parents/guardians on Friday 7th October. For details of the next stages of the application process please consult our admissions criteria.

Our full admission criteria can be downloaded on the right hand side of this page.

Applicants who pass the entrance test will be required to complete a religious practice form and to provide a reference from a priest or minister of religion. These documents will be posted to you ONLY AFTER your child has passed the entrance test.

Allocation of points system 2017/18

All catholic and non-catholic christian applicants will be asked to provide a written copy of evidence of baptism.

 

Admission Arrangements For Entry into Year 7 in September 2017.

St Joseph’s College is a voluntary aided, selective Catholic School for girls and boys. To be considered for a place parents must:

For a pupil to be considered for admission in September 2017, parent(s) and guardians must comply with both of the following:

a) Apply to the school by 16th September 2016 for their child to take the entrance test. The application form for the entrance test will be available from the school from 4th July 2016 and at the open evening to be held at the school on 14th September 2016. And in addition to completing and returning the above form, parent(s) and guardians must also;

b) Complete and return their local authority secondary school application form by 31st October 2016 naming St Joseph’s College as one of their preferred schools. The appropriate form will be available from pupils’ current primary schools or the home local authority and should be returned directly to them as directed on that form. Local authority forms are not available from St Joseph’s College and should not be returned directly to the school

 

A detailed version of our full and complete entry criteria is available in a PDF document on the right hand side of this page.

If you wish to appeal the decision not to award your child a place at St Joseph’s College, please email Mrs Fiona Uschmann, fuschmann@stjosephsmail.com requesting an appeal form directly from the College.  Our appeals are independent of the school and conducted by the Diocese, not Stoke Local Authority.

The deadline to return the completed appeal form is Wednesday 5th April 2017.  You will be informed of your appeal hearing 2 weeks before your appeal date.  Appeals will take place on 15-17 May 2017.

Please see the School Admission Appeal Timetable for further information.

These are past documents provided for reference only. These are not our current entry criteria and so are no longer applicable.

2014 Admission Criteria

2015 Admission Criteria

2016 Admissions Criteria

2017 Admissions Criteria