Shipley C of E Primary September 2024 Admissions Arrangements Consultation
Shipley C of E Primary School is part of Bradford Diocesan Academies (BDAT). When an admission authority wishes to make changes to their admissions arrangements, they must consult to ensure all relevant views are hears. BDAT is consulting on the following
changes to the admissions arrangements for Shipley C of E Primary School.
Change of the Priority for Church Attendance over subscription criteria.
- A church is defined as any Christian Church within the parish of St Paul’s, to also include St Peters, Shipley and St Margaret’s Frizinghall.
Why are we proposing the change?
The school sits within each of the parishes.
Who are we consulting with
During this statutory consultation we want to consult with:
Parents/carers of current pupils and prospective parents of pupils.
Members of school staff
Councillors and MP’s
Community and religious organisations
When are we consulting?
The consultation will run from 9th December to 31st January.
When would the changes come into effect?
If approved, the arrangements would be introduced from September 2024
How can you respond?
You can let us know what you think by completing the online questionnaire
Shipley C of E September 2024 Admissions Arrangements Consultation
Further information can be found at
C of E Primary School Admissions Arrangement 2024 Consultation - Bradford Diocesan Academies Trust (bdat-academies.org)
What happens after the consultation period?
After the consultation closes the responses will be collated and presented to the Trusts Admissions Committee who will decide whether or not to proceed with the proposed changes and determine the admission arrangements. The outcome will be published on our
website by 15 March 2023.