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    Admissions

    Admissions

    How to apply for a place at the College

    SJP is an oversubscribed Catholic comprehensive Voluntary-Aided . The Governors are responsible for Admissions and they consider applications according to criteria agreed by the College and the Diocese of Shrewsbury. The Governors consider these applications in a priority order made available to Wirral Local Authority.

    For 2018/2019 the Planned Admission number has been set at 255.

    Please click on the images below to view our Admissions Policy and FAQ document.

     
        

    Admissions for pupils in Year 7 – September 2018

    (click here) for Admissions Policy 2018

    Appeals

    Appeals dates to be determined


    2017/2018 Preferences:

    For 2017/2018 we received the following preferences:
    1st Preference -  405                     2nd Preference - 158
    3rd Preference -  237                             
    The planned admission number for 2016/2017 was 255
    23 pupils were admitted by the Independent Appeals Panel.

    2016/2017 Preferences:
    For 2016/2017 we received the following preferences:
    1st Preference -  387                     2nd Preference - 290
    3rd Preference -  175                             
    The planned admission number for 2016/2017 was 235
    24 pupils were admitted by the Independent Appeals Panel.

    2015/2016 Preferences:
    For 2015/2016 we received the following preferences:
    1st Preference - 371                     2nd Preference - 256
    3rd Preference - 160                              
    The planned admission number for 2015/2016 was 235
    32 pupils were admitted by the Independent Appeals Panel.

    2014/2015 Preferences:
    For 2014/2015 we received the following preferences:
    1st Preference - 365                     2nd Preference - 240
    3rd Preference - 149                              
    The planned admission number for 2014/2015 was 235
    26 pupils were admitted by the Independent Appeals Panel.

    2013/2014 Preferences:
    For 2013/2014 we received the following preferences:
    1st Preference - 315                     2nd Preference - 227
    3rd Preference - 152                              
    The planned admission number for 2013/2014 was 235
    22 pupils were admitted by the Independent Appeals Panel.

    2012/2013 Preferences:
    For 2013/2013 we received the following preferences:
    1st Preference - 277                     2nd Preference - 237
    3rd Preference - 181                     4th Preference – 70
    5th Preference - 38
    The planned admission number for 2012/2013 was 235
    37 pupils were admitted by the Independent Appeals Panel.

     

    If you would like to visit the College to discuss admissions then please call Mr S Rylance our Admissions Officer on 0151 645 5049.

    A New Parents’ Evening is held each July for all new Year 7 pupils and their families. Pupils are admitted to other Year groups only if places are available.