Merchants Academy Admission Arrangements Consultation
Consultation on proposed Admission Arrangements 2024/25
In line with the School Admissions Code, Venturers Trust is consulting on the admission arrangements for the academic year 2024/25 for academies within the Trust.
The consultation will run from 21st November 2022 – 13th January 2023.
Gatehouse Avenue, Bristol, BS13 9AJ (secondary)
Hareclive Road, Bristol, BS13 9AX (primary)
Change to oversubscription criteria for Reception and Year 7 for 2024/2025 admissions. The proposal will prioritise families of service personnel over distance to the academy, as shown below.
Priority order for 2024/2025:
- Looked after child or previously looked after child
- Children with a sibling attending the academy at the time of application
- Families of service personnel with a confirmed posting to the area, or crown services returning from overseas to live in the area
- Distance – children living closest to the academy as measured in a direct line from the child’s permanent home address to the academy.
Please click here to view the full proposed admission arrangements.