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The Learning Academy Partnership (South West) is the admissions authority for all schools within our Trust.

Current Admissions Policies

The Board of Trustees is the Admissions Authority for Ilsham Church of England Academy.  This policy details 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 Torbay 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 2018.

Please find our Admissions Policies below.

Admissions Appeals

Learning Academy Partnership (South West) as admissions authority for Ilsham Church of England Academy must ensure that appeals lodged by the appropriate deadlines are heard within the following timescales:

a) for applications made in the normal admissions round, appeals must be heard within 40 school days of the deadline for lodging appeals; for September 2018 appeals must be received by 18 May 2018.

b) for late applications, appeals should be heard within 40 school days from the deadline for lodging appeals where possible, or within 30 school days of the appeal being lodged.

d) for applications for in-year admissions, appeals must be heard within 30 school days of the appeal being lodged.

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.

Draft Admissions Policy 2020-21

Below is the proposed admissions policy for Ilsham Church of England Academy for the academic year 2020-21. It is also published by Devon County council at http://devon.cc/schoolpolicy. Until 4 January 2019 they will be available for parents, other schools and other interested parties to review and comment on as part of Devon’s annual consultation on school admission arrangements. If you would like to make a comment or suggestion, please do so by contacting the Admissions Officer at the Learning Academy Partnership at admissions@lapsw.org or The Policy Officer at Devon County Council at schoolsadmissionspolicy-mailbox@devon.gov.uk 

Following this consultation, the Learning Academy Partnership will formally determine the policies on 11 February. Final versions will be republished as above, alongside the determined policies for 2018-19 and 2019-20.