Admissions

Uffculme Primary School is an Academy and its Governors are responsible for the admissions policy in partnership with the Local Authority. 

Applications to Uffculme Primary School should be made through Devon County Council (telephone 0345 155 1019) and will be considered in accordance with the arrangements set out in the co-ordinated admissions scheme for secondary schools in Devon. 

Admission Arrangements and Education Transport Policy 2021-2022

  • Admissions Policy for 2018/19 is available here.
  • Admissions Policy for 2019/20 is available here.
  • Admissions Policy for 2020/21 is available here.

If you are considering applying for a place here at Uffculme Primary School, we would be delighted to speak to you about all aspects of our school.  If you would like to arrange a tour of the school please get in touch with us. Click here for a copy of our Prospectus.

All parents who wish to express a preference for a place at Uffculme Primary School, other than at the first intake to Reception, you must do so using the Devon Local Authority Common Application Form (D-CAF1).  This is available online as part of the “Step by Step” primary admissions booklet, copies of which are available by calling the My Devon team on 0345 155 1019.

The application window for Reception places opens on 15th November.  All the information you need, including a Step by Step Guide, is available on Devon's secondary school admission website via this link: https://www.devon.gov.uk/educationandfamilies/school-information/apply-for-a-school-place/apply-for-a-primary-school-place

The application window for Year 7 secondary school admission opens on Friday 1 September.  All the information you need, including a Step by Step Guide, is available on Devon's secondary school admission website via this link: https://new.devon.gov.uk/educationandfamilies/school-information/apply-for-a-school-place/apply-for-a-secondary-school-place

 

School Admission Appeal Process  

The school uses the independent services of the Devon County Council Admissions Team to handle any appeals being made.  Click here to be directed to the DCC appeals webpages, or call 0345 155 1019.

 

School Appeals Timetable

If you are unhappy with the school place you’ve been offered, you can appeal for any of the schools you named in your application.

If you do not wish to accept an offer of a school place – either because your circumstances have changed or you are unhappy with the alternative offer we have made, please confirm this in writing either to the Devon Schools Admissions Team 

Further information on the Schools Appeals Timetable can be found at: 

https://new.devon.gov.uk/educationandfamilies/school-information/apply-for-a-school-place/school-appeals