The Hawthorne’s School- Admission Number 120
After the admission of pupils with an Education, Health and Care Plan where the school is named in the plan, and where there are more applications than places available, the Admissions criteria listed below will be applied in the following order to allocate places
1) A ‘looked after child’ or a child who was previously looked after and ceased to be so because they became subject to an adoption, residence, or special guardianship order .
2) Children who have a brother or sister* living in the same house who already attend the school, as long as they will still be at the school in September 2017(1) Brothers and sisters – includes step-children, foster children and half-brothers and sisters, adopted brothers and sisters or children of the parent/carer’s partner, living in the same family unit at the same address, who attend the school in question, as long as they will be at the school in September 2017(1)
3) Other requests that name the school as a preference (1)
Tie Breaker Clause
(1) If it is not possible to offer places for all applications within any criteria then priority will be given to those living closest to the school measured by the shortest walking distance from the child’s home. We will measure from the property’s address point, to the nearest school gate (using recognised routes known to the Local Authority at the time of measurement).