Admissions
How To Join Our School

Age Groups

 

  1. Hallam Fields takes children the September after their 4th birthday and for their first year children are taught in Foundation Stage.
  2. In Years 1 and 2 they are in Key Stage 1.
  3. In Years 3, 4 5 and 6 they are in Key Stage 2.
  4. Children transfer to high schools at the end of Year 6 when they are 11 years old.

 

We are a new school, adding one year group each year. In 2021 we will add Year 4.

 

Admissions Policy

For entry from September and all mid-term (in-year) applications, our school follows the Lionheart Academies Trust Admissions Policy in liaison with Leicestershire Admissions Service. You can obtain a copy of the Policy here

 

Admissions are administered by the County Admissions Service and not the school. Please contact the Admissions Service if you would like your child to come to the school. Their website is here.

 

The Admissions Criteria is outlined in the policy.

 

Catchment Area

All three Birstall Primary Schools within the Lionheart Academies Trust share a single catchment area. A map of the single catchment area is available to view here.

 

Appeals

Appeals for places are administered by the County Admissions Service and not the school. Information regarding appeals, including the appeals timetable, are available from their website here.