Admissions

Admissions Policies

The Learning Academy Partnership (South West) is the admissions authority for all academies within our Trust.

Consultation on Draft Admission Polices 2021 – 22

Below is the proposed admissions policy for All Saints Marsh C of E Academy  for the academic year 2021-22. The proposed policy is also published  by Devon County council at http://devon.cc/schoolpolicy. Until 3 January 2020 they will be available for parents, other schools and other interested parties to review and comment on as part of Devon’s annual consultation on school admission arrangements. If you would like to make a comment or suggestion, please do so by contacting the Admissions Officer at the multi-academy trust at admissions@lapsw.org or The Policy Officer at Devon County Council at schoolsadmissionspolicy-mailbox@devon.gov.uk

Draft Admissions Policy 2021 – 22

Following this consultation, the Trust will formally determine the policies by 29th February 2020. Final versions will be republished as above, alongside the determined policies for  2019-20 and 2021 – 21.

Current Policies

The policies below details the admission arrangements for our academy and should be read in conjunction with the Primary and In Year Co-ordinated Schemes and other agreed policies of Devon Local Authority. All policies and procedures seek to comply with the requirements of the School Admissions Code.

There will be 17 reception places available in September 2019.

Our Admissions Policies:

We take part in the admissions schemes of Devon County Council which help parents to make applications for admission to school:

Admissions Appeals

Learning Academy Partnership (South West) as admissions authority for All Saints Marsh Academy must ensure that appeals lodged by the appropriate deadlines are heard within the following timescales:

  1. For applications made in the normal admissions round, appeals must be heard within 40 school days of the deadline for lodging appeals; for September 2019 appeals must be received by 28 May 2019.
  2. Where the application was not made in time for a decision to be made on 16 April 2019, they will be heard within that 40 day period or, if that is not possible, within 30 days of the appeal being lodged.
  3. For applications for in-year admissions, appeals must be heard within 30 school days of the appeal being lodged.

Any appeals submitted after the appropriate deadline must still be heard, in accordance with whatever timescale is set out in the timetable published by the admission authority.