Sarum St Paul's CofE (VA) Primary School

Westminster Road, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP2 7DG

01722 336459

Joining our School

Our wonderful Year 6 pupils have created a school prospectus for the new Penguins starting school



The Governing Body of Sarum St Paul’s Primary School is requesting a variation to our Admission Arrangements 2021-22 and 'Supplementary Information Form' following the closure of churches during lockdown due to COVID-19.


Please see the letter from our Chair of Governors below;

Chair of Governors Letter.


We welcome comments from anyone with an interest in the proposed variation. Please e-mail



The Governing Body of Sarum St Paul’s Primary School consulted on it's proposed Admission Arrangements for 2020-2021, as determined by the School Admissions Code and The School Admissions (Admission Arrangements and Co-ordination of Admission Arrangements) (England) Regulations 2012.



Sarum St Paul’s Primary School consulted on planned changes to the definition of our Vulnerable Children oversubscription criterion to include a definition of “Vulnerable Family Need”. 


The consultation period ended at 12.00 noon on Tuesday 29th January 2019.



Admission Arrangements 2018-19

Admission Arrangements 2019-20

Admission Arrangements 2020-21

Admission Arrangements 2021-22

Faith Supplementary Information Form 2021-22

Vulnerable Children Supplementary Information Form 2021-22



As school is currently closed, should you wish to appeal your school place, please send an e-mail to;

Appeal Timetable 2020-21

Appeal Form RECEPTION PLACES September 2020

Appeal Form IN YEAR PLACES 2020-21

School Admissions Code Section 2.15 - Infant Class Size Permitted Exceptions



Allocations Summary 2019-20

Appeal Timetable 2019-20


Appeal Form in Year Places 2019-20

School Admissions Code Section 2.15 - Infant Class Size Permitted Exceptions


Allocations Summary 2018-19

Appeal Timetable 2018-19

Appeal Form RECEPTION PLACES 2018-19

Appeal Form in Year Places 2018-19


Allocations Summary 2017-18

Appeal Timetable 2017-18

Appeal Form In Year Places 2017-18



Allocations Summary 2016-17

Appeal Timetable 2016-17

Appeal Form 2016-17

Appeal Form for RECEPTION PLACES 2016


 Allocation Summary 2015-16

 Appeal Timetable 2015-16

 Appeal Form 2015


 NEW School Admissions Code - effective 19th December 2014

 SSP Catchment Area - List of Addresses

 Map of Catchment Area



 Joining our school in September 2020?

Thank you for your patience and understanding regarding the rather different transition into our Primary school this year.  We very much look forward to welcoming you and your family to Sarum St Paul's Primary School.

Now you have accepted a place for your child to join us, an email has been sent to the email address provided at the time of application to Wiltshire Council.

The email contained a letter from the class teacher and a registration document for completion and return.  If you have not received the email, please let us know.

If you have any other queries please contact us by e-mail at;

What to do if your child has a food allergy

Parents' guide to starting school:

Further information will be coming to you via Seesaw (online learning platform) once you have sent the registration form back to us.

Looking to join us in September 2021?

Dates for open events to visit our school will be available in the Autumn term.  Please keep checking our website for further information.  Once dates have been published it is essential that you call and book onto an event by calling 01722 336459 as we have limited spaces available.

In our 2018/19 parent survey, 100% of parents said they felt their experience of joining Sarum St Paul's School has gone smoothly for their child.

'My daughter has thoroughly enjoyed and settled in quickly to Sarum St Paul’s. I couldn’t be happier and I really like the small village feel to the school where all teachers know my daughter and myself. I am glad she gets to have her first school experience here.'

Year R Parent 2018/19

'We have had an amazing joining experience. Staff could not be more helpful and my daughter has settled in beautifully. We are looking forward to our son joining in September.'

Key Stage 2 family new to our school in January 2019