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Admissions Arrangements – Applying for a School Place

Reception 2023 - 2024 Academic Year

The Year R Admissions round for the September 2023 intake will soon open.
Applications are to be completed online via your local council website (Hampshire County Council, Surrey County Council etc) website and this service becomes available from Tuesday, 1st November 2022. The application deadline is Sunday, 15th January 2023 at midnight.
In addition, St. Joseph’s requires a Supplementary Information Form to be completed. This form will be available to download from the St Joseph’s school website from Tuesday, 1st November 2022. Paper copies will be available to collect from the School Reception  on Tuesdsay, 1st November. These Supplementary Information Forms are to be completed and returned to the School Office by Sunday, 22nd January 2023.  

Tours of the school will resume in January 2023.  If you would like a tour of the school, please call reception on 01252 350 583 to book a date in the diary.  We hold school visits on Monday's and Friday's at 11am.


Where there are more applicants than places available, a waiting list will operate for each year groiup according to our agreed Admissions Arrangements and without regard to the date the application was received or when a child's name was added to the waiting list.  Waiting lists will be reviewed in the Summer term of each Academic Year and parents will be contacted to see whether they wish for their child to remain on the waiting list.  Failure to confirm your child's position on the waiting list will result in  your child's removal from the list.


Consultation takes place with the following :

Parents of the school with children aged 2 to 11; All admission authorities with schools residing in Aldershot; The Local Authority; The Catholic Diocese of Portsmouth. (SAC 1.44)

Comments regarding consultations should be made in writing to the following:

Clerk to the Governors, St. Joseph’s Catholic Primary School, Bridge Road Aldershot GU11 3DD

Updated September 2022.

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