BCGS Consultation on the Admission Arrangements for Academic Year 2019/2020
Barton Court Grammar School is a Converter Academy and the Lead School of Barton Court Academy Trust with a Board of Directors and a Local Governing Body. The Directors/Trustees of the Multi-Academy Trust act as the Admission Authority for Barton Court Grammar School, DFES: 886 5444.
In order to meet the needs of the local area and to comply with the School Admission Code, the Admission Authority are required to consider, consult for at least 6 weeks on any changes or every seven years if no changes have occurred, and determine the 2019/20 academic year admission arrangements by 28 February 2018.
The Admission Authority will consider any comments made within the consultation period and determine the Arrangements for Academic Year 2019/20 at the Directors meeting in January 2018. The arrangements will then be published on our website and with the Local Authority.
This document details how we will be considering the arrangements for academic year 2019/20, with due regard to the Admission Code, Equality Act, the structure of the School and changes to national examination delivery.
Consultation will take place between 19 October and 7 December 2017. This document will be available on the School and Local Authority websites from 19 October 2017, parents will be notified by letter and email. We will also consult by letter direct with the Local Authority and by email to those admission authorities, within the relevant statutory consultation area as defined by the Local Authority. We will also request all relevant schools to circulate the document to their parents/carers and send notification to all Nursery Schools in our area. A paper copy will be available on request.
Please note the main changes from the Arrangements for Academic Year 2018/19, other than dates or administrative alterations eg PAN and oversubscription wording, are in relation to including Pupil Premium in the over-subscription criteria and the Sixth Form Admission Arrangements.
If you would like to comment please contact the School by Thursday 7 December 2017 at firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to Barton Court Grammar School.