Holy Family Catholic Primary School

Jesus said "Let the children come to me" We live and learn and love in His way.



Rising 5 Admissions - September 2018 

The admissions process for Holy Family Catholic School is part of the Coventry Local Authority co-ordinated admissions scheme.  Please apply using the school admission process of the local authority in which you live.  The process for Coventry LA is as follows:

The online facility for school admissions for September 2018 will be available from 1st September 2017 until 15th January 2018.

Please click on the link below to complete your application online.  You will be informed of the outcome on 16th April 2018 by email.

ImportantPlease remember if your child is a Baptised Catholic we must have a copy of the Baptism Certificate prior to 15th January 2018.  If you do not have this please contact your Parish Priest.  If this evidence is not received Governors will rank your child as non-Catholic.

The ethos of this school is Catholic.  Whenever there are more applications than places available, priority will be given to Catholic children in accordance with the oversubscription criteria shown in our policy.  If you have any questions please contact the school.

School Admissions Application

Coventry Admissions tel no:  024 7683 1613

Catchment area map available to download here.

Primary School in-year admission and transfers

An application can be made for a place for a child at any time outside the normal admissions round.  However please note if there are no places available your child's name will be added to our waiting list.  Applications should be made by contacting Coventry local authority's School Admission Team who will liaise with the school's Governing Body regarding any applications submitted.

please visit www.coventry.gov.uk/primaryinyearapplication for information


Nursery Admissions - September 2018-2019

Application forms for Nursery places for 2018/2019 have been available to download since 2nd October 2017, and also from the School Office.   The closing date was 15th January 2018.  Please note parents must apply for a Reception place in the same way as parents of children not attending the Nursery.

Application Form - 2018/2019      

Nursery Admissions Policy


School Admissions 

School Admission Policy 2016 - 2017

School Admission Policy 2017 - 2018 

School Admission Policy 2018 - 2019

School Admission Policy 2019 - 2020 

A copy of the Admissions Policy can also be provided upon request by contacting the school office.


Appeals Timetable - In Year Admissions

Parents who wish to appeal against the decision of the Governing Body to refuse their child a place in school should make that appeal request in writing to the Chair of Governors at the school address.  Appeals will be heard by an independent panel.

Deadline for lodging appeals Within 30 school days from date of notification that application was unsuccessful
Appeals will be heard Within 30 school days of deadline for appeals

Notice of appeal hearing

At least 10 school days notice

Deadline for governing body to submit evidence for appeal At least 10 school days before hearing
Deadline for sending appeal evidence to all parties At least 10 school days before hearing
Deadline for applicant to submit additional evidence 5 school days prior to hearing
Decision letter issued Within 5 school days



In Year Appeals Timetable - September 2018