St William's Catholic Primary School

Christ at Our Heart

Young Street, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD8 9RG

01274 545743



St William’s Catholic Primary School was founded by the Catholic Church to provide education for baptised Catholic children. 

By applying to this school parents, or carers, are declaring their support for the aims and ethos of the school.

The governing body has responsibility for admissions to the school and intends to admit 30 pupils to reception in the school year which begins in September 2020.


Please find below our admissions policies. If you have any problems with working out the admissions policies please do contact us and we will make sure that you get a copy of the right admissions policy.

For families New to the UK, who need help with the application process, please contact the Education Service for New Communities and Travellers on 01274 439393.


Admission Policy 2021 - Reception entry September 2021

Admission Policy 2020 - Reception entry September 2020

Admission Policy 2019 - Current Reception

Admission Policy 2018 - Current Year 1 

Admission Policy 2017 - Current Year 2

Admission Policy 2016 - Current Year 3

Admission Policy 2015 - Current Year 4 

Admission Policy 2014 - Current Year 5 

Admission Policy 2013 - Current Year 6


In Year Admission Form

In Year Admission Form - New to UK


Annual Allocation to Primary School

Please click here to view the scheduled timetable for allocation into primary school for September 2020

Please click here to view the 'Applying for Primary School Booklet 2020'

Please click here  to view the full 'Guide for Parents about Admission Arrangements to Primary School 2020-2021.


Annual Allocation to Secondary School

Please click here to view the scheduled timetable for allocations into secondary school for September 2020

Please click here to view the 'Applying for Secondary School Booklet 2020'

Please click here to view the full 'Guide for Parents about Admission Arrangements to Secondary School 2020-2021.


Fair Access Protocol (FAP)

All Local Authorities are required to operate a Fair Access Protocol (FAP) which ensures that school places are secured quickly for most vunerable children who are missing education and to ensure that all schools in an area admit their fair share of pupils with significant challenging behaviour.  The protocol has been developed in line with DfE requirements as set out in the 2009 School Admissions Code and following consultation with the Admissions Forum and headteachers.

Click here to view the Fair Access Protocol.


The Admissions Team- Bradford Council


The Admissions Team process the annual allocations to reception and year seven, in-year applications and also the appeals procedure.

We offer advice to parents and other agencies regarding all admission and appeal related enquiries.

We also provide advice and guidance to schools concerning current and new legislation relating to admissions and ensure that the statutory responsibilities are carried out in accordance with the Admissions and Appeals Code of Practice.

If you wish to contact us, please ring 01274 439200, or, email us at

Members of the public who wish to attend Margaret McMillan Tower to meet with staff in the Admissions Team can do so with a pre-booked appointment on the following days and times (please ring to book).  It will not be possible for visitors to meet with Admissions staff outside these times.

Monday 9.30am - 12.30pm

Tuesday 1.00pm - 4.00pm

Wednesday  - Closed

Thursday 1.00pm - 4.00pm

Friday 9.30am - 12.30pm