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 2022 INTAKE
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 has been included in the Local Authority admissions details.
Please find our Admissions 2022-23 policy below.
- Admissions Policy 2022-23 (updated 1-Sept-21) in place for all 2022-23 admissions.
- Suffolk-CC-Determined-Admission-Arrangements-2022-2023 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 14th 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 15th 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 Sunday 31st October 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 .
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. As a guide, Stowupland’s main feeder primary schools are Bacton, Cedars Park, Crawfords, Freeman, Mendlesham and Old Newton.
Please use the SCC Nearest School checker to see if your child would be eligible for free school transport: https://nearestschool.suffolk.gov.uk/
In-Year Applications 2021-22
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:
- In-Year Application Form 2021-22 for all In-Year admissions
- Guidance for In-Year Applications 2021-22
- Admissions Policy 2021-22 (updated 1-Sept-21) in place for all 2021-22 admissions
Admissions for 2023-24
Admissions for 2023-24 will be subject to the Admissions Policy for the John Milton Academy Trust. The 2023-24 policy will be open for consultation soon and the consultation process will be published on the school and Trust websites. Once agreed, it will be published and made available on the school and Trust website in February 2022.
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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