Starting School – September 2018

September 2018 Allocation Summary for

The Steiner Academy Frome


Total number of ‘on time’ applications (1st, 2nd and 3rd preference) received by 23.59 hours on 15th January 2018


The 2018 Reception Published Admission Number


The number of places offered on 16th April 2018



Every application received ‘on time’ was assessed and ranked against the published Oversubscription Criteria in order to identify a priority for the offer of places up to the published Admission Number. The 52nd place was offered for a child satisfying criterion 4 and living 10.79 miles from the Academy measured by straight line. The following table indicates the number of places offered against each oversubscription criterion on 16th April 2018. Please note that this profile may alter after this date.

Fuller information relating to the oversubscription criteria is set out in the 2018-19 Admission Arrangements which are published here

Oversubscription Criterion

Number of

places offered


Looked after children or children who were previously looked after, but immediately after being looked after were adopted or became the subject of a child arrangements order or special guardianship order





Children of school staff who have been employed at the Academy for a minimum period of two years at the time of application, or children of a new appointee where there is a demonstrable skills shortage for the vacant post




Children with a sibling at the Academy at the time of application, who will still be on roll at the time of admission and who lives at the same address




Children not satisfying a higher criterion






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Park Road, Frome, Somerset, BA11 1EU
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