Admissions Procedure

Primary School Admissions

St. Chad’s C. E. Primary School Academy has determined to operate admissions on the same basis as that used by the Local Authority and detailed in our Admissions Policy below.

All Local Authority admission arrangements can be found on the Oldham Council Website and should be followed when making application for a place at St. Chad’s. Please follow this link for relevant information / contact telephone numbers:


The over-subscription criteria for St Chad’s can be found here:


The deadline for applications for September 2017 entry is 15th January 2017.

The last date that exceptional changes can be made is 12th February 2017. Exceptional changes, such as moving house are explained on Oldham’s Primary School Admissions website.

The offer date for Primary School places is 18th April 2017.

Secondary School Admissions
Details about the admissions process for Secondary Schools is available below:

The deadline for applications for September 2017 entry is 5pm on 31st October 2016.

The offer date for Secondary School places is 1st March 2017.