Admissions

Welcome to Fulbridge Academy

Coronavirus (COVID-19) update
Applications for parents or carers applying for a school place for their child outside of the usual school application times are currently suspended. Exceptional circumstances will be considered for families who have moved into the area or a child without a school place.
Updated: 01.04.20

How do I register my child?

All applications are to be completed online using the links provided. This excludes  Fulbridge Academy in year admissions. In this instance, you would need to visit the main office (Pixie Hollow) to complete an application form. Please may we advise you that you would need to bring 3 forms of ID.

This should be: 

  • Proof of where you (the parent/carer) live - utility bill, bank statement etc (less than 3 months old) 
  • Proof that your child lives with you (the parent / carer) - child tax credit or child benefit letter
  • Proof of the child's date of birth - passport or birth certificate

Starting School In September  

CLICK HERE TO APPLY FOR A PLACE IN RECEPTION  

Reception Intake welcome evening slides are here: 

Reception intake slideshow 

ADMISSIONS FOR SEPTEMBER 2020

Dear Parent/Carer,

Thank you for choosing Fulbridge Academy as your child’s school. We are all looking forward to you joining us in September at the start of your child’s school journey.

Due to the current COVID-19 situation we have slightly changed our admissions process this year.

To accept/decline your child’s reception place you can either log on to the portal where you made your child’s application or you can EMAIL our school office using: office@fulbridgeacademy.co.uk this must be done by
April 30 2020.


When you send your email please include the following information -

● Your child’s full name and date of birth.

● Parent/Carer’s full name, date of birth and National Insurance number.

● The nursery/child provision your child currently attends.

Once we have received all the acceptances, we will be in contact with you about completing an admission pack and providing evidence of your home address and your child’s date of birth.

Please see the link below for a list of the acceptable documents that we will need to see when you complete your admission pack in due course -
https://www.peterborough.gov.uk/search?term=proof%20of%20address


We understand that you may have worries or concerns regarding the induction process for your child and we will endeavour to keep in contact with you as we follow the government guidelines with the ongoing situation.


If you have any queries or questions please do not hesitate to contact us using our office email address,
office@fulbridgeacademy.co.uk

Kind regards
Miss A Barnes
Assistant Principal/Head of EYFS


FULBRIDGE ACADEMY IN YEAR APPLICATION PROCESS 2019/20

  1.  Fulbridge Academy  administer their own in year admissions from  Year 1 to Year 6. (New reception intake and Year 6 transfer by law still have to be administered by the Local Authority) 

  1. Application forms can be completed at the school office or for enquiries please phone 01733 566990 or email  office@fulbridgeacademy.co.uk

  1. Applications will not be accepted without:-

  • Proof of age (passport or birth certificate)

  • Proof of address (utility bill, bank statement etc less than 3 months old)

  • Proof that the child lives with the parents (child tax credits,child benefit letter,medical card.

  1. Application forms will be processed every Friday (term time only).

  1. You will be informed of your child's place on the waiting list by  email/letter within 10 days. 

  1. Measurement for in year admissions are done by using Google maps,it is measured by a straight line from the Academy to the home address. 

  1. When you are offered a place at the Academy we will hold the place for 1 week before offering it to the next person on the waiting list , unless there is an exceptional circumstance.

  1. If your child does not get offered a place at the Fulbridge Academy you have a right to appeal to the independent appeals  panel, for more information please ring 01733 452589.

  1. Fulbridge Academy must stress that when you complete our  in year admission form you are only applying for our school, to apply for  other Peterborough Schools you must contact the Local Authorities admission department on 01733 747474 or email admissions@peterborough.gov.uk We must also stress that at most times of the year our Academy is full in all year groups and you may be waiting for a long while to get a place for your child.  

 

September 2019 - July 2020

Fulbridge Academy allocate school places every Friday (term time only). The dates when allocations will be taking place and the deadline dates for receiving your application for it to be included in the allocation are shown below.


In Year School Transfers

This is when your child already has a school place but you wish to transfer them to another school.

CLICK HERE FOR IN YEAR TRANSFER APPLICATION


Secondary School Transfer (Year 6 to Year 7)

CLICK HERE TO ACCESS ONLINE SECONDARY SCHOOL ADMISSIONS


Appeals

CLICK HERE TO APPEAL

If you have any other questions or queries:

Please contact our school office on 01733 566990 for more information.


Our PAN (Published Admissions Number) is 120 pupils per year group.

You can also click on the link to download and view the new admission policy for September 2020.