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Wood End Academy (Junior) Vernon Rise, Greenford UB6 0EQ 020 8422 6175 admin@woodendacademy.org.uk www@woodendacademy.org.uk Nursery: No l Breakfast club: Yes l Afterschool club: Yes DfE No: 307/5200 Type of school: Academy Headteacher: Warner Stainbank Age range: 7-11 Planned admission number at 4 years: 120 Admissions criteria How places were offered in 2017 The below criteria has been summarised, for the full admissions policy and arrangements please visit the school website: www.woodendacademy.org.uk Where the number of applications is greater than the planned admission number, applications will be considered against the criteria set out below. After the allocation of children with an EHC plan, the admission criteria will be applied in the following order of priority: 1. Children in public care (looked after children) and previously looked after children (previously looked after children who were looked after but ceased to be so because they were adopted or became subject to a child arrangements order or special guardianship order). Admissions criteria Offers made on national offer day Criteria 1 to 7 All applicants offered Waiting lists Applications from parents not offered a place for their child will be placed on a waiting list. The waiting list will be maintained in the order of the oversubscription criteria and not in the order in which the applications are received. For detailed information about the school please visit the school website: www.woodendacademy.org.uk 2. Where the child has a brother or sister currently attending Wood End Academy providing siblings (including step, foster or adopted siblings) are still in attendance at time of entry. 3. Where the child has brother or sister (including step, foster or adopted siblings) currently attending Wood End Infant School. 4. Where the child is a pupil at Wood End Infant School at the time of application will be considered by the Governing Body in accordance with the criteria panel. 5. Children who suffer from a confirmed medical condition which necessitates attendance at Wood End Academy (supported by written evidence by the Consultant or other medical practitioner). The Governing Body will consider the application in accordance with the criteria panel. 6. Children with special personal circumstances which necessitate attendance at Wood End Academy (written supporting evidence to be supplied with a letter from a professional eg: social worker). 7. Proximity of the child’s home to the School, with those living nearer being accorded the higher priority. Distance is measured as the crow flies from the school gate to child’s address. Starting Primary School 2018 55