The Park Community School

Contact details

Address
Park Lane
Barnstaple
Devon
EX32 9AX see on map
Telephone
01271-373131
Fax
01271-373167
Headteacher
Mr Gareth Roscoe

Location

Admissions details

Number on roll
January 2017
1303
January 2018
1322
Places offered for admission in
September 2017
281
September 2018
312
Appeals for admission in
September 2017
0
September 2018
3 (refused)
Published Admission Number
2018-19
300
2019-20
284

Document(s)

  • Oversubscription Criteria 2018-19
     

    1 Looked After Children or previously Looked After Children who were immediately adopted or made the subject of a child arrangements order or a special guardianship order.

    2 Children for whom an exceptional medical or social need to attend this school is demonstrated.

    3 Children who live in our designated area, with a sibling on roll at this school when the application is made.

    4 Other children who live in our designated area.

    5 Children who live outside our designated area, with a sibling on roll at this school when the application is made.

    6 Children of members of staff employed at this school for more than two years when the application is made or recruited within the past two years to fill a vacancy for which there was a skills shortage.

    7 Other children.

     
  • Oversubscription Criteria 2019-20
    1. Looked after children and children who were previously looked after but immediately after being looked after became subject to adoption, a child arrangements order, or special guardianship order.
    2. Priority will next be given to children based on their exceptional medical or social needs or those of a parent with evidence from a medical specialist or social worker of the child’s or parent’s need and why they must attend this school rather than any other, based on those needs.
    3. Priority will next be given to children living within the catchment area set out in the map below, who are siblings of pupils on roll at this school.
    4. Priority will next be given to children living within the catchment area, on roll at a linked school, named below.*
    5. Priority will next be given to other children living within the catchment area.
    6. Priority will next be given to children living outside the catchment area, who are siblings of pupils on roll at this school.
    7. Priority will next be given to children living within the catchment area, on roll at a linked school.
    8. Priority will next be given to children of members of staff who have been employed at this school for more than two years or recruited within the past two years to fill a vacancy for which there was a skills shortage.
    9. Other children.
  • Open day information Autumn 2018
    Suzanne Redmore, Deputy Head's PA on 01271 373131Open Evening:  Thursday 20th September 5.45 0 8.15pm.                          Open Mornings x 4:  Monday 24th to Thursday 27th September 9.10 - 11.10 each morning.Open Evening:  A chance to meet and hear from the Head Teacher and students, tour the school, see our facilities and meet our staff and students.  The Head Teacher's talk will take place at 6.15pm and again at 7.00pm.  Open Mornings:  A great opportunity to see Park in action.  See a typical school day on a guided tour, with a chance to see lessons in action and ask/answer specific questions.
     
  • Admissions notes
     Priority for children at a feeder school applies only during the normal round of admissions, before the start of September in new Year 7. It no longer applies for the 2018-19 academic year. 

Related information

School Admissions

Telephone
0345 155 1019