last updated 16/02/2018 by SManion

Admission Arrangements





Admissions to the school are the responsibility of the governing body. The local authority will manage the admission process. Parents of children wishing to enter St Mark’s should make an application directly to the Local Authority.

The following agreement between the governors, the Diocese of Manchester and the local authority lays down the criteria for admissions and procedures to be followed. 

Parents can find all admissions information and also apply online at:



School Capacity 

The capacity of the school including Nursery is 420. The school is organised into 14 classes which includes the Nursery and Reception classes. Key Stage 1 which includes Year 1 and Year 2. Key Stage 2 which includes Year 3, 4, 5, 5/6 and 6.

The school standard admission number is 30 children for Nursery, 60 children for Reception and Year 1 to Year 4, 45 children for Years 5 and 6.


Please click on the link below to print off a copy of the appropriate form – thank you.


Admissions Policy Nursery 2017_12-10-16.pdf


Admissions Policy Reception 2017_12-10-16.pdf




Admissions Church Reference Form_08-02-16.pdf


St Marks CE Primary Admissions Policy 2019-20_16-02-18.pdf

Any further objections to the 2019-20 Admissions Policy should be addressed to the Schools Adjudicator via the link below before 15 May 2018.




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