Applications are welcomed from all who wish their children to attend The Chantry School. Students and Parents/Carers who are considering applying are warmly invited to visit the school. The school holds an Open Evening in the early autumn term which is designed to both give out information and provide an insight to what the school is like.
We also encourage interested parents and carers to contact us with any individual queries they may have.
Please click here to view our 2013 Admissions Policy
Transfer from Primary to Secondary
When all available places have been allocated, The Chantry School will operate a waiting list.
The Parent/Carers of students who are unsuccessful in gaining a place in the normal round of applications who wish their child to be included on the waiting list must inform us in writing. Any places that become available will be allocated according to the criteria of our admission policy.
This waiting list is maintained until the end of December 2013. If you wish your child's name to remain on our waiting list after this date, you must inform us in writing.
In year admissions (outside the normal transfer from primary to secondary)
If you wish to apply for a place at our school, please download the application form below using the link. When completed please return to school admissions by post to the following address – Pupil Admissions and Transfers Section, Worcestershire County Council, PO Box 73, Worcestershire, WR5 2YA.
The school retains all waiting lists for each oversubscribed year group after 1 September. Each term the waiting lists for each year group are re-compiled. Parents/carers must write to the Headteacher of the Chantry School at the start of each new term confirming that they wish their child's name to remain on the list. If a place should become available, Applications currently on the waiting list will be ranked according to our Oversubscription Criteria, and an offer will be made to the child who ranks highest at that time.
The parents/carers of children who are unsuccessful in gaining a place at The Chantry School have the right to appeal to an Independent Appeals Panel. Parents/carers wishing to do this should contact in writing the Headteacher of The Chantry School within 14 days of receipt of notification. The Independent Appeals Panel's procedures are in accordance with the Schools Standards and Framework Act 1998, as amended by the Education Act 2002 and the Schools Appeals Code of Practice. Parents/carers may attend the hearing of their appeal and make their case to the panel.
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