Ormiston Cliff Park Primary Academy follows the admission policy and procedure outlined by Ormiston Academies Trust in consultation with Norfolk County Council.
The Academy welcomes pupils between the ages of 4 – 11 years and has an admission number of 80 children per year group from September 2021.
Application for a place in reception classes September 2022 is for children born between 1st September 2017 and 31st August 2018. Parents are entitled to defer their child’s admission or request that their child attend on a part-time basis. By law, children must start statutory education full-time no later than the beginning of the term following their fifth birthday, and must be offered a full-time place at a school from September 2022.
Norfolk County Council admissions department arranges the allocation of spaces within schools. For Norfolk’s admissions arrangements information please click here.
Application forms will be sent out automatically by the Norfolk County Council Children’s Services (School Admissions) Department. If you would rather apply online, please go to: http://www.admissionsonline.norfolk.gov.uk/
If you do not receive a booklet and form, please contact Norfolk County Council Children’s Services School Admissions Team at [email protected] or on 0344 800 8020
|FIRST ADMISSION TO SCHOOL (Pupils born between 01/09/2017 and 31/08/2018)||Date|
|Round open:||27th September 2021|
|Round closes:||15th January 2022|
|Round closes: (when school place decisions are made available):||19th April 2022|
|Appeals closing date:||13th May 2022|
|Mini admission round to consider changes:||20th May 2022|
|Appeals hearings:||June/July 2022|
Waiting lists maintained until 31st December 2022
Late applications will not be considered until all other applications have been reviewed.
All offers of places will be made through the LA. The academy will not contact parents about the outcome of their application until the offer from the local authority has been received. All offers will be made on national offer day.
Under no circumstances should you withdraw your child from their current school before an alternative school place has been allocated.