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Starting school in September 2018

If your child was born between 1 September 2013 and 31 August 2014 you should apply for a school place by 15 January at


We have 2 open days in November for New Starters.

15th November 2017 - 2-3pm

23rd November 2017 3.30-5.30pm

St Aelred's Supplementary Application Form

As well as applying for a place online through the City of York Council website, you are also required to complete our school Supplementary Information Form which is available to download below:

Consultation on Admission Arrangements 2019/20 entry

Between 16 October and 1 December 2017 all admissions authorities for schools in York will jointly be conducting the annual consultation on admission arrangements for the admissions rounds for entry in September 2019.
The closing date for comments is 01 December 2017.  Admissions authorities will then formally set (‘determine’) their arrangements by 28 February 2018. 
Please follow the link below to view our Draft Admissions Policy.  Our published admission number for Reception is 30.
If you wish to comment on these documents please contact the school  You can also find the main consultation documents on the LA website at where you can also find a short survey.  Following the end of the consultation period, any comments received will be considered by the governing body, with a view to formal approval prior to the deadline on 28 February 2018.