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Starting School in September 2019


Parents and carers are warmly invited to visit St Aelred's RC Primary School to look around the school and meet staff, including the headteacher: Ms Suzanne Ulyett.


To see the school in action, please come along to our open morning on WEDNESDAY 14 NOVEMBER 2018.  You are free to drop in to visit the school in action on the morning, anytime between 9.30 - 11.30am


To apply for a place for your child, please follow City of York local authority procedures. You can access the local authority portal, here.  Please click here to access the City of York's Guide for Parents.


In addition, please download and  complete the Supplementary Information Form, below, which must be sent to

St Aelred's RC Primary School.


Consultation on Admissions Arrangements for Entry in 2020/21


This year's Admissions Consultation is being jointly held by all admissions authorities in the City of York between 08 October and 07 December 2018. The consultation includes the admissions policies and planned number of places available at each school in the year(s) of entry. The views of parent/carers, schools and other interested parties are being sought during this consultation.


To respond, you can write to the school, email or complete this short survey at

Following the consultation, each admission authority will formally set ('determine') their admission arrangements for admission in 2020/21 by 28 February 2019. Determined policies will be on all admissions authorities own websites by 15 March 2019 after which objections can be raised.


All documents are in their draft (pre-determined) form.  St Aelred's RC VA Primary School's draft policy for 2020/21 and Supplementary Information Form are available to view below.  The planned number of places (PAN) for Reception in September 2020 is 30 pupils.  30 pupils is the PAN for all our year groups from Reception to Year 6.