- About Us
- Reception 2021
The Learning Academy Partnership (South West) is the admissions authority for all academies within our Trust.
The policies below detail the admission arrangements for our academy and should be read in conjunction with the Primary and In Year Co-ordinated Schemes and other agreed policies of Devon Local Authority. All policies and procedures seek to comply with the requirements of the School Admissions Code.
There will be 25 reception places available in September 2021.
Come and visit us
If you are interested in your child attending our academy, you are welcome to come in and visit us. You can arrange a visit on 01803 292313 or by emailing email@example.com. Our Admissions Officer will be able to discuss admissions with you.
Applying to come here
Once you decide you would like a place in reception or at any other time after this, you must make a formal application, which can be made online at https://www.torbay.gov.uk/schools-and-learning/admissions/in-year/ or by using the school Application Form.
For the Normal Round intake into our academy, children are offered places to start in Reception at the beginning of the September term after their fourth birthday. Children who are admitted to a vacancy at any time after this point are called ‘In-Year’ Admissions.
The Local Authority
Torbay Council publishes information about admissions, application and appeals process. This is at https://www.torbay.gov.uk/schools-and-learning/admissions/
The appeals process is detailed at https://www.torbay.gov.uk/schools-and-learning/admissions/admissions-appeals/
For questions about your child joining the Academy or just about the admissions process in general, please don’t hesitate to contact the academy direct:
Our Admissions Policies
You can find our admissions policies below – we review the academy policy annually and may make changes if we feel this would be in the best interests of the academy and our community.
Each academic year has its own policy document, with details about how to apply for a place in our academy from the start of Reception through to Year 6.
School Admissions Policies
Admissions Appeals Timetable 2021
Learning Academy Partnership (South West) as admissions authority for Ilsham Academy must ensure that appeals lodged by the appropriate deadlines are heard within the following timescales:
Any appeals submitted after the appropriate deadline must still be heard, in accordance with whatever timescale is set out in the timetable published by the admission authority.