At Boxgrove we want every child to:

Boxgrove Lane, Guildford, Surrey GU1 2TD

(01483) 563701

office@boxgrove.surrey.sch.uk

Love learningFind their strengths and talentsAchieve more than they thought possible

Admissions to Boxgrove

ADMISSIONS POLICY 2018 - To apply for a place for your child to enter Reception year in September 2018, please follow the link below.  Applications can be made from 31 October 2017 until 15 January 2018.

ADMISSIONS POLICY 2017

Surrey County Council - Getting Ready for School 

BOXGROVE ADMISSION POLICY
In Surrey, children must start full-time education no later than the beginning of the term following their fifth birthday with the exception of summer born children who must take up their place at the beginning of the term of their fifth birthday (Summer term).  The Governing Body has approved the following admission criteria to be used to allocate places when the school is oversubscribed (in priority order):

FIRST Looked After Children.
SECOND Exceptional Arrangements.
THIRD Siblings with a brother or sister still attending the school at the time of admissions.
FOURTH Nearest School – the nearest school is defined as the school closest to their home address admitting pupils of the appropriate age range, as measured by a straight line.  The nearest school may be either inside or outside the county boundary.
FIFTH  Any other applicant.

 

If there is oversubscription in any of the above criteria priority will be given on the basis of nearness to school measured in a straight line from the address point of the pupil’s house, as set by Ordnance Survey to the nearest school gate for pupils to use.  This is calculated using the Admission and Transport team’s Geographical Information system.  For full details of our policy, please click here. 

 

IN YEAR APPLICATIONS
To apply for a place for your child in current school years (Reception to Year 6), please contact Catherine McManus on 01483 563701, or email info@boxgrove.surrey.sch.uk  to see if we have any places vacant.  The waiting lists for each year are held by the school and we would require you to complete our 
In Year Application Form to put your child(ren)'s name on our waiting list.  For guidance notes on how to complete this form, please click here

 

APPEALS
If you have been unsuccessful in gaining a place at Boxgrove Primary School and you wish to lodge an appeal, please visit the Surrey Schools Appeals website at www.surreycc.gov.uk/schoolappeals for further information.  The Surrey Appeals Service administers the appeal process for Boxgrove Primary School.

Alternatively, please call the Surrey Schools Appeals Service on 0300 200 1004 or 0208 541 9029 to require appeal papers.

Timetable for Appeals

To apply for a place in Reception 2017 please follow this link:  

http://new.surreycc.gov.uk/schools-and-learning/schools/school-admissions 

In Year Applications can be made by following this link:  'In Year' Application Form 
Guidance Notes