Welcome to Our School
We've put together a short video so that you can see our school and meet our wonderful students and teachers. You can also hear about the ambitious vision of Churchdown from the Headteacher Mr Potter.
Our Talented, ambitious students would like to explain to you about their time in Churchdown. In this video they give a valuable insight into what life is like in Churchdown and how they feel supported and valued to be whatever they want to be in this world.
Here is a short word from Miss Hicks who is the head of year 7. She explains how she has been welcoming the newest students into our school community this year as well as looking out for them everyday.
And finally here is what our incredible teachers have to say about Churchdown School and how they feel their roles directly impact the students education, wellbeing and ambition.
Information regarding admission to Churchdown School Academy
Our aim is simple: we want to be the very best school possible for all the students in our care. We want to be able to say, hand on heart, that our students could not have received a better education in any other school.
Admission into Year 7 in September
The school’s admission criteria sets out admission preferences in case of over-subscription. Admission is organised county wide by the local authority, Gloucestershire County Council. Parents are asked to complete an online application form (paper copies are available upon request) by the deadline set by local authority and are normally advised on 1 March preceding September entry as to whether or not they have been successful with their choice of school.
For late entrants i.e. all other admissions except for Sixth Form and entry into Year 7 in September, parents are advised to contact Mrs Jacqueline Tilley, on 01452 713340 to check whether the school has vacancies for the relevant year and to arrange an interview and obtain an application form if there is a vacancy.
To whom it may concern,
We are now consulting on our Admissions Policy for admissions in 2023. Please see attached the draft policy for your information. There are no significant changes to our current policy.
The consultation period will begin 10th December 2021 and run for six weeks, ending 4th February 2022.
If you have any questions or feedback in relation to this policy, please use the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Thank you for your attention.