Oldfield Lane, Bath, Avon, BA2 3NR

01225 303990

Reception Open Mornings for September 2022


We will be running four Reception Open Mornings this Autumn for parents of children starting in September 2022. Please see the dates below, to book a place on one of the mornings, please contact the school office. 

  • Tuesday 5th October 9-10am,
  • Thursday 21st October 9-10am,
  • Tuesday 2nd November 9-10am,
  • Wednesday 10th November 9-10am. 

Some of our Year 6 pupils have made a video for you to see around our school. Here is a small snippet of life at St John's Catholic Primary School:


Moving school in Year 1 to 6. Would you like your child to join St John's?

If you are interested in your child joining St John's we currently have a couple of spaces in Year 1 and Year 2.  In other year groups we have a short waiting list. If you would like to apply for a place simply fill in the In-year admission form below and send it to the school office: office@stjohns.bathnes.sch.uk

In-year Admissions Application Form


 Admissions Information for Reception 2021 

Are you looking for a school place for September 2021? In Early Years we have an amazing dedicated Early Years Environment, where your child will have the opportunity to learn through exploration and play both indoors and outdoors.  We are extremely well resourced school, with opportunities for all types of sport, music and dance.  As the children move further up the school there is a huge variety of clubs such as: Rock Steady (a rock music club), Tae Kwon-Do, Fencing, Tennis, Dance, Choir, Art and much much more!  


If you have a child born between 1 September 2016 and 31 August 2017, then now is the time to apply for a place at our
school for admission from September 2021 onwards. You must complete an application form below by the closing date of 15 January 2021. If your child has been baptised and you wish to apply for our school, you must also provide a copy of the baptism certificate to the school. 



 See below to watch a short tour of our fantastic Early Years area.

 For more information regarding BANES Schools' Admissions please click here



If you are refused a place at St John's Catholic Primary School you have a right to appeal.  Further Information about how to appeal can be found on the BANES Website - click here.  The appeals timeline, depends on the type of application, to find out further information, click here.