How to apply

There are two ways to apply for a place at our school.

Reception class 2020-2021
You will need to fill in the standard admissions form for Bristol which can be found on Bristol City Council’s E application site: Bristol City Council Primary Admissions

For further information, including a map of our parish and any documents that the school may need to see, please refer to the links below:

Admissions Policy 2020-2021

Other Year Groups

You will need to fill out our In Year Application Form and return it to the school. Please see the Admissions Policy link below for further information and any supporting documents you may have to bring in to school. If a place is available, you will be offered the place. We will then contact your child’s previous school and make the necessary arrangements for transfer.

Admissions Policy 2019-20

In Year Application Form (Word Document)

In Year Application Form (PDF Version)

In Year Application Appeal Request Form 2019 

Consultation on Proposed Admissions Policy 2021-22

The governing body of St Joseph's Catholic Primary School are consulting on their proposed
admission arrangements for the 2021-22 school year. You are invited to provide any
comments you may wish for consideration on the proposed arrangements by 9 December
2019. Final arrangements will be determined by 28 February 2020.
Comments should be sent to The Clerk to Governors Admissions Committee at or posted to St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Chatsworth Road, Fishponds, Bristol, BS16 3QR. A paper copy of the Proposed Admission Policy can be obtained from the School Office or downloaded from the link below:

St Joseph's Catholic Primary School Proposed Admission Policy 2021-22