Pilton Bluecoat Church of England Academy

Contact details

Address
Abbey Road
Barnstaple
Devon
EX31 1JU see on map
Telephone
01271-345952
Fax
01271-323195
Headteacher / Principal
Mr Ian Thomas

Location

School information

DfE number
878/3451
School type
School sector
Type of school
Academy School
Local learning community
District
Age range
7-11

Trust information

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Admissions details

Number on roll
January 2017
256
January 2018
262
Places offered for admission in
September 2017
63
September 2018
61
Appeals for admission in
September 2017
0
September 2018
Published Admission Number
2018-19
66
2019-20
66

Document(s)

  • Oversubscription Criteria 2018-19
     

    1 A ‘looked after child’ or a child who was previously looked after but immediately after being looked after became subject to an adoption, child arrangements, or special guardianship order.

    2 Children with a sibling attending the school at the time of application, who will still be on roll at the time of admission and who lives at the same home address.

    3 Children who, at the time of application, live within the designated catchment area for Pilton Bluecoat Academy, or with a confirmed move to an address within the catchment area.

    4 Children who attend, or whose parent attends, a Christian Church or other registered place of Christian worship recognised by Churches Together in England, at least once per month and have done so for a minimum of twelve months prior to submitting the admission application.

    5 Children not satisfying a higher criterion.

  • Oversubscription Criteria 2019-20
    1. A ‘looked after child’ or a child who was previously looked after but immediately after being looked after became subject to an adoption, child arrangements, or special guardianship order
    2. Children with a sibling attending the school at the time of application, who will still be on roll at the time of admission and who lives at the same home address
    3. Children registered in Year 2 at Pilton Infants’ School at the time of application, who will be transferring to Year 3 in September 2019
    4. Children who, at the time of application, live within the designated catchment area for Pilton Bluecoat Academy, or with a confirmed move to an address within the catchment area
    5. Children who attend, or whose parent attends, a Christian Church or other registered place of Christian worship recognised by Churches Together in England, at least once per month and have done so for a minimum of twelve months prior to submitting the admission application
    Children not satisfying a higher criterion
  • Admissions notes
    In Year applications direct to the school.  Priority for children at a feeder school applies only during the normal round of admissions, before the start of September in new Year 3. It no longer applies for the 2018-19 academic year. 

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