The Published Admission Number (PAN) is the number of pupils it is intended to admit into the first year group of school. This number for 2023/24 is 150 places.
In accordance with our statutory duty under The School Admissions (Admission Arrangements and co-ordination of Admission Arrangements) (England) Regulation 2012. North Yorkshire Council is consulting on proposed school admission arrangements for community and voluntary controlled schools 2025/2026.
The consultation opens on 27 October 2023 and closes on 15 December 2023. You may view this at www.northyorks.gov.uk/consultations
If you wish to respond please email firstname.lastname@example.org bearing in mind that this consultation ends on 15 December 2023.
The Local Authority will contact families of Year 5 children in June and provide you with information on how to apply for a secondary school place. In March of Year 6 you will be offered a place at a secondary school. At this point, George Pindar School will contact all families who have been offered a place with them for the following September.
George Pindar School usually feeds from a set catchment area that, as a general guide, includes children who live in areas served by the following schools:
Local Authority’s Co-ordinated Admission Scheme
George Pindar School participates in the Local Authority’s Co-ordinated Admission Scheme for in-year admissions. If parents/carers wish to apply for a school place, applications can be made at: https://www.northyorks.gov.uk/apply-place-primary-or-secondary-school
Full details of North Yorkshire County Council’s in-year admissions process is available at: https://www.northyorks.gov.uk/changing-schools-and-year-applications
By law, if your child is refused a place at your preferred school, you have the right to appeal against that decision to an independent panel.
Further detail is available at: https://www.northyorks.gov.uk/appeal-school-place
Please see our SEND page for more information.
The Hope Sentamu Learning Trust (HSLT) Trust Board have determined their admissions arrangements for 2023 – 2024.
Following determination of arrangements, any objections to those arrangements must be made to the Schools Adjudicator. Objections to admission arrangements must be referred to the Schools Adjudicator by 15th May in the determination year.
Please follow this link to object to the schools adjudicator regarding a school’s admission arrangements: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/objection-to-school-admission-arrangements
Post: OSA, Bishopsgate House, Feethams, Darlington, DL1 5QE
You can object to the schools adjudicator because you consider a school’s admission arrangements:
If your concerns are about the admission arrangements for a year other than the 2023 to 2024 academic year, make it clear to which year’s arrangements you are referring.