Following government guidelines, Riverside Academy is now closed. The Cedars Academy in Birstall will be open to children of key workers at Cedars, Humphrey Perkins, Martin High and our primaries, Highcliffe, Riverside and Hallam Fields who have registered for a place
Admissions Policy for September 2018 onwards
For entry from September 2018 and all mid-term (in-year) applications, Riverside will be following the Lionheart Academies Trust Admissions Policy in liaison with Leicestershire County Council’s Children and Young People’s Services Admissions Department. You can obtain a copy of the Policy here
Admissions are administered by the County Admissions Service and not the school. Please contact the Admissions Service if you would like your child to come to Highcliffe. Their website is here.
The Admissions Criteria is outlined in the policy.
From September 2018 all three Birstall Primary Schools will share a single catchment area. A map of the single catchment area is available to view here.
Appeals for places are administered by the County Admissions Service and not the school. Please contact the Admissions Service if you would like to appeal. Their website is here.