Admissions in the normal round

Children looking to join the school in the year that they are five must apply through the Local Authority admission procedure as well as completing a Supplementary Information Form.

Our Trust, St Thomas Aquinas Catholic Multi Academy, is the admissions authority for our school.

Please note, as of 1st February 2021, our Planned Admissions Number has increased from 20 to 25 for each class.

For our Admissions Policy and all related documents including the appeals process, please visit the admissions page of our Trust, St Thomas Aquinas here.

Please click here to visit the admissions page for Rutland County Council.

Over-subscription Criteria – Please see our Admissions Policy on our Trust Website to view our over-subscription criteria.

In-year admissions

An application can be made for a place for a child at any time outside the admission round and the child will be admitted where there are available places.  An application should be made to the school by completing the In-Year Application Form . If applying for a place on faith grounds you will also need to complete a Supplementary Information Form and return this to the school office on

Where there are places available but more applications than places, the published oversubscription criteria, as set out in the admission arrangements will be applied (see above).  Parents are advised to read the admission arrangements carefully before making their application.

If there are no places available, the child will be added to the waiting list.  Please see the admission arrangements for more details.

You will be advised of the outcome of your application in writing as soon as possible.  Applicants must be informed of the outcome of their application within 15 school days of receipt, but the aim is to notify applicants of the outcome of their application within 10 school days of receipt.

You have the right to appeal to an independent appeal panel if your application is unsuccessful.

If you have any questions in relation to in-year admissions please contact the Office Manager, Marianne Valiente on 01572 722 400.

You may also wish to discuss in-year applications with the local authority, Rutland County Council 01572 722 577.

Waiting List

The waiting list for the current academic year will close on the 30th June.  Parents will then be contacted to be invited to reapply for a place  for the following academic year should they wish to