Reception School Admissions
Unfortunately, at the moment we are unable to conduct Reception tours as normal but perhaps you would like watch our new video about the school just to get a sense of what life is like at St Edmund's. If you have any questions please see the frequently asked questions below. The office staff will also be happy to discuss any other queries you might have. We look forward to welcoming everybody as soon as we can in person.
Applying for Reception in September 2021
Closing Date: 15th January 2021
- School Admission Policy 2021/22
- Supplementary Form 2021/22
- Letter from Fr. Nigel will be available in November 2020.
- The Certificate of Catholic Practice is available from your parish.
- School Admissions Privacy Notice
- Historical Allocation of Places
Due to the new government restrictions, Certificate of Catholic Practice form signing will not be done in the usual way. If you require a Certificate of Catholic Practice for an application to Reception for a Catholic Primary School please download the form here:
Please complete the top part and deliver the form together with a self-addressed envelope and a parent’s contact telephone number to the presbytery. Fr Nigel will return the signed and sealed form to you as soon as possible. If you are only applying to St Edmund’s, Fr Nigel will forward the certificate directly to the school.
Appeals for September 2020 Reception
- Reception Class Size Guidance
- Reception Appeal Guidelines
- Reception Appeal Timetable
- Reception Appeal Form
Admissions for 2021/22
The list of Richmond Primary Schools that made the 'Times top 500' includes St Edmund's Catholic Primary School, ranked at 348 meaning we are in the top 2% in the country – what an amazing achievement!