This admissions policy has been formally adopted by the governing body of St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School, Blaydon. The governing body is the Admissions Authority and is responsible for determining the school’s admissions arrangements.
The Published Admission Number (PAN) for the school is 30.
St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School, Blaydon School serves the parishes of St Anne’s, Winlaton and St Joseph’s, Blaydon.
The Admissions Policy Criteria will be applied on an Equal Preference basis.
How and When to apply
Applications must be made on the Gateshead Council’s common application form (CAF). All forms must be returned by the closing date set by Gateshead Council.
Any applications received after the closing date will be accepted but considered only after those received by the closing date.
Download our Admissions Policy below.
Click on the link below to apply for a place in Reception Class 2017 or alternatively visit School Admissions at the Dryden Centre, Evistones Road, Low Fell, Gateshead NE9 5UR to collect a paper application form.
Reception 2017 Admissions Timeline
The closing date for returning applications is 15 January 2017. Any paper application form received by Gateshead’s School Admissions Team after this date will be classed as late. Parents that apply online will have until midnight on Friday 15 January 2017 to submit their application.
|9 September 2016||Information available on council’s website, online system opens for parents to apply online|
|15 January 2017||Closing date for submitting applications|
|18 April 2017||Offer letters sent to parents|
|3 May 2017||Parents must accept places by this date|
|12 May 2017||Any vacancies arising will be offered from the waiting list|
|June/July 2017||Appeals heard|
For admission to school other than Reception Class 2017, please contact Gateshead School Admissions on 0191 433 3000.