Admission Consulation

Faringdon Learning Trust are pleased to submit, for consultation, the draft admissions policy for entry to all schools within the Multi Academy Trust from September 2022.

The consultation can be found on each school website and the Trust website.  It is also published through the OCC consultation hub.

You may request a hard copy from [email protected]

The consultation will run for a minimum of 6 weeks: 16th November 2020- 4th January 2021.

The changes we are consulting on:

  • Removal of the oversubscription criteria regarding ‘disabled children’ in line with DfE guidance
  • That each oversubscription criteria will give priority to Service Pupil Premium pupils
  • That the distance used to measure from home to school will be straight line.
  • That Watchfield primary and Longcot and Fernham CoE primary have their nursery children as an oversubscription criteria.
  • Personal Details

  • Consultation Questions

  • Do you have any comment on the removal of the oversubscription criteria? This removal is made on the guidance from the DfE. Disabled children who need to be admitted on the grounds of physical accessibility. The definition of disability is that contained within the Equality Act 2010.
  • Do you have any comment on the oversubscription criteria giving priority to Service Pupil Premium pupils?
  • Do you have any comment on the use of the ‘straight line’ method of measuring distance from home to school?
  • Do you have any comment on Watchfield, and Longcot and Fernham primary schools have their nursery children as an oversubscription criteria?