St Margaret'sC of E Primary School


The Leeds schools admissions policies can be found here.

Starting School In Reception
By law children must start school from the beginning of the school term after their fifth birthday. In Leeds children normally start school at the beginning of the academic year in which they have their fifth birthday. 
How to apply
Reception children must apply online by going on to the Leeds City Council website

School appeals and waiting lists:

If you have not been offered a place at the school you have requested you can appeal against the refusal.

St Margaret's appeals are arranged by Leeds City Council's Admissions team, please download the Admission appeal form from the documents section on the Leeds City Council webpage  and return it to the Admissions team at the address which is on the form.


Transferring between schools

If you wish to transfer school you need to complete an In Year Common Preference Form (ICPF), see below. You need to return the completed form to the school that is your first preference either in person or by post. Please note that your child's current school will have to sign and stamp the form
If we are able to offer you a place, you will receive a letter confirming this.
If we are unable to offer you a place the Admissions Team will contact you in writing to let you know about the other schools in your area and any vacancies at these schools.
Please check on the Leeds City Council website for further information
In Year Common Preference Form

To complete if your child would like to transfer schools mid year.

Leeds Admissions Policy

St Margaret's is a Voluntary Controlled school, not Voluntary Aided. This means that Leeds City Council deal with our Reception class admissions.