School Governors, in conjunction with Staffordshire LA, determine and operate the admission arrangements for maintained schools. It is, therefore, necessary for Endon High School to outline clearly the admissions arrangements and criteria by which applicants are offered places. Legislation on parental choice requires an Admissions Authority to have a good reason to deny a child admission to the school of her/his parents’ preference. Endon High School is a popular and oversubscribed school, thus increasing the pressure for clarity in admissions policy and practice.
- To publish information regarding the Published Admission Number (PAN), and admissions policy and procedure in the school prospectus for prospective parents.
- To adhere to the Local Authority Admission Arrangements as detailed below.
- To abide by the code of practice concerning admissions and appeals, as laid down by the DfE