CRITERIA FOR ENTRY IN SEPTEMBER 2018
The Governing Body is the Admitting Authority for St Richard Gwyn Catholic High School. In accordance with the provisions of the Government of Maintained Schools (Wales) Regulations 2005, the Governing Body has delegated responsibility for determining admissions to its ‘Admissions
Our catchment area covers the parishes Our Lady and St Illtyd’s, Llantwit Major, Cowbridge and Rhoose, St Helen’s, Barry, St Mary’s Dinas Powys, and St Joseph’s Penarth. Our designated feeder schools are St Helen’s, Barry and St Joseph’s, Penarth.
All applications must be completed using the school’s application form. Completed forms should be returned directly to St Richard Gwyn by 28th November 2017. If posted please obtain proof of postage. Late applications received after the closing date will only be considered ‘when a good reason is given’. School Admissions Code No 005/2013. Otherwise they will be considered after all of the applications received on time.
In the event of oversubscription applications will be placed on a waiting list until 30th September 2018. Applications will be ranked in accordance to the oversubscription criteria. The governing body will consider applications received from families of multiple birth children (twins, triplets etc) collectively against the oversubscription criteria. which is at the back of the application form. The planned admission number is 163. To download and print the Admissions Application form please click on the button below.