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Christ The Saviour Church of England Primary School Notes Note A. A looked after child is a child who is in the care of a local authority or provided with accommodation by that authority. Previously Looked After Children are pupils who had LAC status but ceased to be so because they were adopted (or became subject to a child arrangements order or special guardianship order). Note B. The governors regard the following as signs of frequent worship within the Church of England and evidence of all three criteria must be shown: • the child is baptized • at least one parent or guardian is a member of the electoral roll of the Parish • at least one parent or guardian holds a recognized position of responsibility or involvement within the Church Note C. A similar degree of commitment to other denominations is expected for applications falling under criteria 5 and 6. Note D. The term Christian church is taken to mean any church affiliated to Churches Together in Britain and Ireland or active membership of the Evangelical Alliance. How places were offered in 2017 Admissions criteria Offers made on national offer day Criteria 1 to 4 All applicants offered Criteria 5 Distance of last child to be offered: 1.878 miles Waiting lists Any child whose application is unsuccessful can be placed on a waiting list which will be kept for a year at the request of the parents/guardian. Admissions from the waiting list will also be dealt with in accordance with the criteria above. Nursery admissions Applications for nursery are made directly to the school. Please visit the school website for information on nursery admissions: www.cts-school.org For detailed information about the school please visit the school website: www.cts-school.org Note E. Sibling refers to brother or sister, half brother or sister, adopted brother or sister, step brother or sister, or the child of the parent’s/carer’s partner where the child for whom the school place is sought is living in the same family unit at the same address as that sibling. Note F. The governors regard the following as signs of practising members of other world faiths: • At least one parent has attended a meeting of the local religious community on a weekly basis for a minimum of two years • At least one parent holds a position of responsibility or involvement within the local religious community Starting Primary School 2018 27