Kislingbury CE Primary School admission information

​Oversubscription criteria

  1. Looked after children and children who were previously looked after but immediately after being looked after were adopted or became subject to a child arrangements order, or special guardianship order.
  2. Pupils who live in the Parish of Kislingbury with a sibling continuing at the school at the time of admission of the child.
  3. Pupils who live in the Parish of Kislingbury.
  4. Pupils who do not live in the Parish of Kislingbury with a sibling continuing at the school at the time of admission of the child.
  5. Pupils who have a parent(s) who is a member of the school staff where the member of staff has been employed at the school for two or more years at the time at which the application for admission to the school is made, and / or the member of staff is recruited to fill a vacant post for which there is a demonstrable skill shortage.
  6. Other pupils.

Tiebreaker

If the admission number is exceeded within any criterion, priority will be given to those who live closest to the School.

Definition of child’s home address or residence

The child’s home address means the permanent residence of the child at the time of application. Parents or carers may be asked to provide proof of a claim of residence at any time during the admission process.

The address must be the child’s only or main residence that is either:

  • Owned by the child’s parent(s) or carer(s).
  • Leased to or rented by the child’s parent(s) or carer(s) under a lease or written rental agreement of not less than 6 months duration. The property leased must be where the family lives.

Please note – if false or misleading information is used to try and gain a place, this may lead the LGB to reject the application or to withdraw the offer of a place.

Definition of Parish

For details of the parish you live in go to the A Church Near You website and enter your post code, select where you live and the details of the parish you live in will be provided.

Definition of sibling

A brother or sister living at the same address as the applicant (i.e. within a family unit) including:

  • a brother or sister sharing the same parents
  • a half brother or half sister where two children share one common parent
  • a step brother or step sister, where two children are related by a parents’ marriage or civil partnership
  • a child who has been adopted or is fostered by parents or carers who have other children

Definition of staff

A child of a current member of the Kislingbury school staff where the member of staff has been employed at the school for two or more years at the time at which the application for admission to the school is made, and / or the member of staff is recruited to fill a vacant post for which there is a demonstrable skill shortage.