Dorset are running the annual consultation on the School Admission Arrangements for 2023/2024 with effect from Monday 29th November 2021 to Sunday 23rd January 2022.


Details of the consultation will be available to view at

Responses must be submitted either in writing to School Admissions Team, Dorset Council, County Hall, Dorchester, DT1 1XJ or by email to by Sunday 23rd January 2022.


Upon the conclusion of the consultation period all responses will be considered carefully and a report will be presented to Dorset Council’s Cabinet meeting on 1st March 2022.


We ask that schools and early years providers make reference to the consultation on their websites. They should also inform their parents about the consultation via newsletter and/or other appropriate social media outlets such as Facebook so they are given an opportunity to comment, if they wish to do so.


The key dates for the consultation are set out below:


Dorset LA consultation begins29th November 2021 
Dorset LA consultation ends23rd January 2022 
Own Admission Authorities (including Dorset LA) determine Admission  Arrangements28th February 2022 
Own Admission Authorities (including Dorset LA) publish Admission Arrangements15th March 2022 
Deadline for Objections to Office of the School’s Adjudicator15th May 2022 

26 January, 2022


Updated 02/07/2021

Dear Parent/Carer


Action to take if there is a positive Covid-19 test in your household over the weekend
If your child tests positive for Covid-19 over this weekend, please call the number below between 08.30 and 10.00am


07857 113728


We will then check our seating plans, and contact anyone who has been identified as being in close proximity to your child.  If you need to call, please also provide the names of anyone in your child’s friendship group so that they may also be contacted.


Many thanks

Sally Wilson


26 January, 2022


Updated 20/07/2020


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  1. Messages for parents/carers Years 11 & 13
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  1. Contact details for Heads of Faculty, Heads of Year, Senior Leadership Team and IT Systems Manager

Thank you very much for your support

Sally Wilson