Mendlesham Primary School
Choosing a school is a very important process for parents and children alike.
We hope our website will give you the information that you need to make your decision. However, if you have been unable to visit the school at Open Event or would like a further visit, please contact the school and we will arrange for you to be shown around. Please telephone the school for an appointment. Alternatively, write or e-mail the school using our details on the contact page.
SEPTEMBER 2021 INTAKE
Admissions for 2021-22
Admissions for 2021-21 will be subject to the Admissions Policy for the John Milton Academy Trust. The 2021-22 policy has been included in the Local Authority admissions details.
Please find our Admissions 2021-22 policy below.
- JMAT 002 Admissions Policy 2021-22 in place for all 2021-22 admissions.
- Suffolk-CC-Determined-Admission-Arrangements-2021-2022 A guide for parents and carers on how to apply for your child’s school place in the normal year of entry.
The national closing date for applications is Friday 15th January 2021. All applications should be made to Suffolk County Council. The easiest and most secure way to apply for a school place is online at www.suffolk.gov.uk/admissions .
The National Offer day is Friday 16th April 2021 and you will receive notification by email or letter from Suffolk County Council.
Admissions for Year 6 Transferring to Year 7
Admission arrangements for Year 6 students moving into Year 7 are conducted by Suffolk County Council. The national closing date for Year 7 applications is Saturday 31st October 2020. All applications should be made to Suffolk County Council. The easiest and most secure way to apply for a school place is online at www.suffolk.gov.uk/admissions .
Prospective parents must follow their identified procedures when applying for places for new intakes.
Stowupland High School, also a John Milton Academy Trust school, is the nearest secondary school for Mendlesham. A map of the school’s catchment area can be found below or by contacting the Local Education Authority.
As a guide, Stowupland’s main feeder primary schools are Bacton, Cedars Park, Crawfords, Freeman, Mendlesham and Old Newton.
Map of the catchment area: schoolcatchment-stowupland_high_school
In-Year Applications 2020-21
In-year applications will be handled directly by the school. Please complete the In-Year Application Form which can be found on the link below:
- JMAT In-Year Application Form 2020-21 for all In-Year admissions
- Guidance for In-Year Applications 2020-21
- JMAT 002 Admissions Policy 2020-21 in place for all 2020-21 admissions
- Suffolk County Council Determined-Admission-Arrangements-2020-2021
Admissions for 2022-23
Admissions for 2022-23 will be subject to the Admissions Policy for the John Milton Academy Trust. The 2022-23 policy will be published and made available on the school and Trust website in February 2021.
For more information regarding Admissions and choosing a school in Suffolk, please go to https://www.suffolk.gov.uk/children-families-and-learning/schools/school-places/
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