Surrey County Council is consulting on proposed changes to admission arrangements for community and voluntary controlled schools for September 2022.

Full details of the consultation and the changes being proposed are available at Surrey Says(www.surreysays.co.uk).    

The changes being proposed are as follows:

1.      The majority of community and voluntary controlled schools – Removal of use of ‘nearest school’ as a criterion within the admission arrangements

2.      Beauclerc Infant School – introduction of a sibling link with Chennestone Primary School

3.      Horley Infant School – introduction of a reciprocal sibling link with Yattendon School

4.      Onslow Infant School – reduction in published admission number for Reception from 90 to 60

The consultation will run until Tuesday 1 December 2020. Anyone wishing to submit their views should complete an online response form. Alternatively paper response forms are available by telephoning the Surrey Schools and Childcare Service on 0300 200 1004. Please note that only response forms which are fully completed with the respondent’s name and address will be accepted. 

After the closing date, responses will be collated and presented to Surrey County Council’s decision making Cabinet on 26 January 2021. Its decision will then need to be ratified by the full County Council on 9 February 2021. Once determined the final admission arrangements will be placed on Surrey’s website at www.surreycc.gov.uk/admissions