Where the number of applications exceeds the number of places available, the Governing Body will apply the following over-subscription criteria.
1. Looked After Children and previously Looked After Children.
2.Baptised Catholic children who have a brother or a sister at the school at the time of likely admission. This includes full, half or step-brothers and sisters, and foster brothers and sisters who are living at the same address and are part of the same family unit.
Children with a Statement of Special Educational Needs or Education Health Care Plan that names a school will be offered a place without using the admission criteria and will count as part of the school’s published admission number.
Full details of the admission process can be found on Sefton Council’s website: (click link below).
Full details of our school admission criteria can be found in our Admission Policy (click link below).
As we are a catholic school, parents are also required to complete a Supplementary Information Form and submit to school (click link below).
Admission Arrangements 2020:
A consultation on changes to the school admission policy for September 2020 is now underway and will remain open until 25th January 2019.
The proposed policy for September 2020 and details of the consultation can be found below:
Further details relating to this consultation can also be found via the consultation page on Liverpool Archdiocese website:
Comments relating to the proposals should be sent to:Mrs Coxon, Chair of Governors, English Martyrs Catholic Primary, School Lane, Liverpool, L21 7LX and to the Archdiocese of Liverpool.