Infant Admissions and Transitions

Nursery admissions and midyear admissions for any year group please contact:

Mrs Baugh- Tel: 01922 720740 (Infant School)

Mrs Barry- Tel: 01922 720921 (Junior School)


Admissions for Reception and Year 3 at the start of the academic year are administered by the Local Authority.


September 2024 admissions: The portal will be open from 6 November 2023 until 15 January 2024. 


Admissions for Reception and Year 3 are administered by the Local Authority at the start of the academic year. If you would like further information, please read 'A Parents Guide to Admissions.'


Click here for Walsall Admissions


BCI Admissions Arrangements 2023-2024.pdf

BCI Admissions Policy 2024-25.pdf



Deadlines for lodging appeals

Parents who do not obtain a place for their child at Blue Coat CE (Aided) Infant School may
appeal against the decision not to offer a place. An independent Appeal Panel will hear the

The decision of an Appeal Panel is binding on the school and on the parents. If an
appeal is unsuccessful, no further appeal may be made in the same school year unless there
are significant changes in the circumstances of the child or the school.

If you wish intend to complete an admission appeal for the September 2024 round, please ensure that you complete this by the deadline of  Friday 17th May 2025.

If you wish to appeal an admissions decision, please contact the infant school admin team
on 01922720740. They will be able to advise you on the appeals procedure and timescale.

You can also contact the office for an appeals form or alternatively download one from our