Admissions - General Information and Parent Tours

New Round Year 3 Admissions 2021/22 Parent Tours:
Normally in the Autumn term we would be holding parent tours during the school day. However due to the changing Covid situation we are currently assessing this. We aim to make a decision regarding the format of tours by the end of September. We would ask rather than telephoning the school, please check back on the website for further information about our provision in this regard. 
 
Busbridge CofE Junior School is an Own Admissions Authority (OAA) school. To see our Admissions criteria please go to the Admissions Criteria Policy in the 'Policies' section of this website under 'About Us' or download the documents attached below. As an Own Admission Authority we as a school are responsible for applying our admission criteria, ranking the list of applicants and maintaining a waiting list. Surrey County Council Admissions manage the application process and has a statutory duty to coordinate applications and allocations for Year 3 as part of the normal admissions round, and also processes in year applications on the school’s behalf (see 'In Year Transfer Applications'). Applications for a school place should be made directly through Surrey CC Admissions.
 
Information on the admissions process is available on the Directory of Surrey Schools:
or on Surrey County Council Admissions: 
 
The school lists, “Information on primary schools in Surrey 2021/22” and “Information on secondary schools in Surrey 2021/22” will also available online at: https://www.surreycc.gov.uk/schools-and-learning/schools/admissions/arrangements-and-outcomes/booklets 
 
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Primary School Applications (academic year 2021/22):
Please see our Admissions criteria 2020/2021 below. Applications for primary places (Reception and Year 3) September 2021 entry should be made online to Surrey County Council Admissions from 2nd November 2020 and by 15th January 2021 (information can be found in the leaflet on primary admissions below). Applications made after this date will be treated as a late application.  
 
For applications made under criteria 4 of our Admissions policy for admission to Year 3 in September 2021, please note the Supplementary Information/Benefice Church Verification Form (SIF) should be completed and returned by the parent to the Busbridge Church Office by 10th December 2020. (A copy of the completed SIF form can be attached to the online application).
 
For applications made under criteria 5 of our Admissions policy for admission to Year 3 in September 2021, please note the Supplementary Information Form (SIF) should be completed and returned by the parent to the school by 15th January 2021. (A copy of the completed SIF form can be attached to the online application).
 
Secondary School Applications for children in year 6 (academic year 2021/22):
Applications for Secondary School places should be made online to Surrey County Council Admissions from 1st September 2020 and by 31st October 2020 - information can be found in the leaflet on secondary admissions below. 
 
Determination of Surrey's admission arrangements for community and voluntary controlled schools and coordinated schemes - 2021
The admission arrangements for Surrey's community and voluntary controlled schools for 2021 admission and Surrey's primary and secondary coordinated schemes for 2021 have now been determined. Full details are available on the school admissions pages of Surrey County Council website under ‘Admission arrangements and outcomes’ - www.surreycc.gov.uk/admissions as outlined in the attached document below.