If you are interested in applying for a place at George Betts, please contact school to book a place on our next Open Day or to request a visit.
Applications for places at George Betts Primary Academy are welcomed from families living in any local authority. The application process varies between LAs so please contact the local authority in which the child lives for further information.
Sandwell Local Authority, go to http://www.sandwell.gov.uk/schooladmissions
Birmingham Local Autority, go to http://www.birmingham.gov.uk/schooladmissions
Dudley Local Authority, go to http://www.dudley.gov.uk/resident/learning-school/parental-support/school-admissions/
Walsall Local Authority, go to http://cms.walsall.gov.uk/index/education/school_admissions.htm
If you require any support with your application, please contact school and speak to one of our Family Support Advisors
- If a place is available and there is only one applicant, Sandwell LA are instructed to offer the place
- If a place is available but there is more than one applicant, Sandwell’s Admissions Arrangements (available to download below) are applied to determine which application is successful. Sandwell LA are instructed to offer or decline the place
- If no places are available, Sandwell LA are instructed to decline the application
3. If a place is offered, the academy will make contact to arrange for an induction visit and to agree a start date
2017 – 2018 Admissions
Parents applying for a place during 2017-2018 will be considered under the following criteria:
George Betts’ Nursery offers free places to children from 3 years old. Children can attend either on mornings (Monday – Friday, 8:30 – 11:30) OR afternoons (Monday – Friday, 12:30 – 15:30). Please contact the school to enquire about availability as places are limited.
2018 – 2019 Admissions
Parents applying for a mid-year place from September 2018 onward will be considered using the following policy and criteria.
The Admissions Policy can be viewed by clicking on the link: George Betts Primary Academy Determined Admissions Policy 2018 19