St Osmund’s is a Catholic Voluntary Aided primary school, within the Diocese of Clifton serving the parishes of St Osmund’s, St Gregory’s and Holy Redeemer in Salisbury. Most of our children come from Salisbury and Wilton with a few from villages a little further from the city centre.
The governing body, acting in accordance with the Code of Practice and the Clifton Diocesan Policy Statement, is responsible for the admission of pupils.
Applications for a place at St Osmund's must be made using the Primary Common Application Form. This form is available in paper form but parents are advised to apply online direct to Wiltshire County Council at https://establishmentportal.wiltshire.gov.uk/web/portal/pages/home
As a Catholic school we also request that parents/carers complete the school supplementary form . This form should be returned to school along with any relevant evidence such as baptismal certificates.
The deadline for applications for the Reception class is displayed around the school and in the Admissions link on the school website.
For admission to the school in September 2023 the deadline is 15th January 2023
The 22/233 admissions policy has been finalised following agreement by the Governing Body.
Applications for a place at St Osmund’s Catholic Primary School from another school in Wiltshire:
If you are moving to St Osmund’s from another school within Wiltshire, you should use the Wiltshire Council Admission Application Form for Transfers. This form can be obtained from the school or downloaded from Wiltshire Council's website - http://www.wiltshire.gov.uk/schools-learning-forms-guides-policies
Once completed, including a section from your existing school, please return the form to our school office.
Appealing a place
If your child is refused a place at St Osmund's Catholic Primary School, information about appeals can be obtained from the school office - 01722322632 or email our Collaboration Business Manager, Mrs Jacqui Windsor, on firstname.lastname@example.org
St Osmund’s Catholic Primary School is a data controller and will processes all personal data in accordance with the requirements of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). For full details of our data protection policies please refer to the school’s web site https://www.st-osmunds.wilts.sch.uk/key-documents-policies/policies-1.