St Cuthbert's is a very popular and successful school. This page will help you to understand the process for applying for a place at the school and provide all appropriate information for helping you to make your application. A map of the Parish of can be found at the bottom of this page.
Should you have any questions on this or any aspect of school admissions, please contact .
Open mornings take place every autumn term for parents of children who are due to start school in EYFS the following academic year. Dates will be published in September.
During the Open Mornings you will be meeting the Headteacher, tour the school and ask questions of a governor from the admissions committee. While there is nothing you need to do in preparation for the Open Morning, we kindly ask that you contact the school office when you are planning to attend to enable us to cater for the right amount of people. We look forward to seeing you.
If you are thinking of making an 'In-Year' application and would like a tour of the school or more information please contact the school office.
School Admission Appeals - Arrangements for Covid-19
The Department of Education is in the process of drafting temporary regulation measures which will disapply certain elements of the School Admission Appeal Code to take the current situation – in particular around social distancing - into consideration. It is anticipated that the regulatory changes will come into force later this month.
Specifically, the new regulations, which will be in force until 31 January 2021, will:
The regulations are currently pending Parliamentary approval. We will provide a further update once the regulations and guidance are available.
Admissions policy documents
Admissions policy documents must be displayed on a school's website for a 'whole offer year'. As such please be sure to refer to the correct links below when checking policies or downloading Supplementary Information Forms.
Please ensure that when applying, in addition to the local authority application you will also need to complete the School's Supplementary Information Form and hand in to the school by the same deadline - further information can be found in the school's Admission's policy.