Chenderit School: admission information

​Chenderit School, Archery Road, Middleton Cheney, Banbury OX17 2QR

Oversubscription criteria: September 2018 entry

Places will be allocated to pupils who have a statement of special educational needs that names the school as appropriate provision. When there are more applications for places than there are places available, priority will be given in the following order:

  1. Children in public care (looked after children) or previously in public care.
  2. Pupils who live in the linked area associated with the school: Appletree, Aston-le-Walls, Chacombe, Chipping Warden, Culworth, Edgcote, Farthinghoe, Greatworth, Kings Sutton, Lower Boddington, Marston St Lawrence, Middleton Cheney, Moreton Pinkney, Overthorpe, Plumpton, Stuchbury, Sulgrave, Thenford, Thorpe Mandeville, Upper Boddington, Warkworth, Weedon Lois, Weston and Wappenham*. *Please note that the County Council does not provide transport from Wappenham to Chenderit School.
  3. Pupils who will have a brother or sister continuing at Chenderit School at the time of admission of the child.
  4. Pupils attending the designated contributory Primary Schools: Boddington, Chacombe, Chipping Warden, Culworth, Farthinghoe, Greatworth, Kings Sutton, Middleton Cheney, St Loys, St Mary’s Catholic Primary and continuing in attendance until the final offer of places is made.
  5. Pupils selected for their aptitude in the visual arts. A maximum of 10% will be selected through the presentation of a portfolio and assessments as to aptitude (if you are applying for one of the aptitude places you will need to submit a portfolio to the school by the closing date, which is 20 October 2017). Please contact the school directly for details of what to include in your portfolio.
  6. Children of staff who have been directly employed by Chenderit School for a period of not less than 2 calendar years at the time of the child’s admission and continuing to be in direct employment at the time of the child’s admission.
  7. Other pupils.

Distance tiebreaker

If the admission number is exceeded within criterion (v), priority will be given according to aptitude scores. If the admission number is exceeded within any other criterion, priority will be given to those who live closest to the school measured in a straight line using NCC’s GIS.

Oversubscription criteria: 2017 to 2018 (in-year applications)

Places will be allocated to pupils who have a statement of special educational needs that names the school as appropriate provision. When there are more applications for places than there are places available, priority will be given in the following order:

  1. Children in public care (looked after children) or previously in public care.
  2. Pupils who live in the linked area associated with the school: Appletree, Aston-le-Walls, Chacombe, Chipping Warden, Culworth, Edgcote, Farthinghoe, Greatworth, Kings Sutton, Lower Boddington, Marston St Lawrence, Middleton Cheney, Moreton Pinkney, Overthorpe, Plumpton, Stuchbury, Sulgrave, Thenford, Thorpe Mandeville, Upper Boddington, Warkworth, Weedon Lois, Weston and Wappenham.* Please note that the County Council does not provide transport from Wappenham to Chenderit School.
  3. Pupils who will have an older brother or sister continuing at Chenderit School at the time of admission of the younger child.
  4. Pupils attending the designated contributory Primary Schools: Boddington, Chacombe, Chipping Warden, Culworth, Farthinghoe, Greatworth, Kings Sutton, Middleton Cheney, St Loys, St Mary’s Catholic Primary and continuing in attendance until the final offer of places is made.
  5. Pupils selected for their aptitude in the visual arts. A maximum of 10% will be selected through the presentation of a portfolio and assessments as to aptitude (if you are applying for one of the aptitude places you will need to submit a portfolio to the school by the closing date, which is 21 October 2016). Please contact the school directly for details of what to include in your portfolio.
  6. Children of staff who have been directly employed by Chanderit School for a period of not less than 2 calendar years at the time of the child's admission and continuing to be direct employment at the time of the child's admission.
  7. Other pupils.

Distance tiebreaker

If the admission number is exceeded within criterion (2), priority will be given to those who live furthest from the nearest alternative school. If the admission number is exceeded within criterion (5), priority will be given according to aptitude scores. If the admission number is exceeded within any other criterion, priority will be given to those who live closest to the school measured in a straight line using NCC’s GIS.

 Related pages

 ‭(Hidden)‬ In this section

 ‭(Hidden)‬ Useful links

Please Add Some Content

Why we are supporting Adoption

There are many children waiting for their forever home in Northamptonshire. Watch this quick film to find out why people are supporting adoption. If ...

View on Facebook

Our adoption team are waiting to hear from you. "We are here to support your adoption journey through open evenings and comprehensive training, our ...

View on Facebook

Home - Northamptonshire Webcasting

Tomorrow's Cabinet meeting starts at 1pm at One Angel Square. Anyone who would like to attend should go to our reception off St John's Street. The m...

View on Facebook

Tracey and Emily are adoptive mums to two brothers. “We’ve always wanted a family of our own with more than one child so adopting siblings together ...

View on Facebook

Hate Crime Awareness Week is well underway in Northamptonshire. People shouldn’t be attacked, threatened, bullied or suffer physical or verbal abuse ...

View on Facebook

Trading Standards prosecute two Northamptonshire shopkeepers for sale of illegal tobacco

View on Facebook