We welcome all admissions, we were unable to hold parental open sessions for prospective nursery and receptions parents in October and November this year as we normally would due to COVID-19. More information about applying for an Early Years place for September 2021 can be found below. Please do not hesitate to call the school office if you have any questions.

More information for admissions for Reception to Year 6 can also be found on your Local Authority’s admissions page below.
Coventry Local Authority Admissions
Solihull Local Authority Admissions
Warwickshire Local Authority Admissions

Applications for a Nursery Place

If you would like to apply for a nursery place to start in September 2022, you should apply to Berkswell C of E School by 3rd December 2021.  You may make a late online application after the closing date, but this will have implications should we be oversubscribed. Offers will be made 14th January 2022.

Applications for a Nursery Place

If you would like to apply for a nursery place to start in September 2021, you should apply to Berkswell C of E School by 03rd December 2021.  You may make a late online application after the closing date, but this will have implications should we be oversubscribed. Offers will be made 14th January 2022.

Applications for a Reception Place

If you would like to apply for a Reception place to start in September 2022 you should apply online to your home council by 15th January 2022.  If you miss the closing date you should contact your home council, again this will have implications should we be oversubscribed. Offers will be made 15th April 2022.

Our Admission Policies are available to view here

Applications for a Reception Place

If you would like to apply for a Reception place to start in September 2022 you should apply online to your home council by 15th January 2022.  If you miss the closing date you should contact your home council, again this will have implications should we be oversubscribed. Offers will be made 19th April 2022.

Our Admission Policies are available to view here

Admission Arrangements

These documents explain how we will work with Solihull Council throughout the applicaiton process.  They also show how places will be offered if there are more applications than places available.  These arrangements are reviewed and published every year.

Please see our Policies section of our website for our Admission Policy this outlines our Admission Arrangements.

Further details on the admissions procedure for Solihull Local Authority schools may be found here

Admission Appeals Information

To make an appeal parents should complete an appeals form stating their grounds for their appeal and send to the Clerk to the Independent Appeals panel c/o the Diocesan Board of Education, within 20 days from the refusal. 
Appeals will be heard within the following timeframe.

If you are not offered a place at this school you have the right of appeal against the decision not to allocate a place to your child. 

Your appeal will be heard within the following timetable:

 Deadline for receipt of your written appeal: Your appeal will be heard by:
Reception places for children starting September 202124 May 2021week commencing 14 June

Any appeals received after the deadline will be heard within the statutory timescales as set out in the School Admissions Appeals Code

Further details for the appeals information 2020 can be found below:

Proposed In-Year Appeal Hearing Dates for 2020

  • Monday 16 November
  • Thursday 7 December

Proposed In-Year Appeal Hearing Dates – 2021

  • Tuesday 19th January
  • Wednesday 10th February
  • Monday 15th March
  • Tuesday 27th April
  • Friday 28th May
  • Friday 18th June
  • Monday 12th July
  • Wednesday 22nd September
  • Monday 18th October
  • Tuesday 16th November
  • Wednesday 8th December

If you have any queries regarding appeals you should contact Joanne Evans at Coventry Diocese, her email is joanne.evans@CovCofE.org

Main Round Appeals – Primary

(National Offer Day – on or around 16th April 2021)

Deadline for appeals to be lodged – 24 May

Appeals to be heard week commencing  14 June

Late appeals will be heard within the statutory timescales published in the School Admission Appeals Code