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St Margaret's is a one form entry school meaning we have an intake of 30 pupils a year.  Many of our Year groups are currently full but there are some spaces in selected Year groups.  In year applications to St Margaret's are dealt with by Essex admissions.  They can be contacted via 0845 603 2200 or via  Alternatively please speak to the School office.

Please see below for details of the admissions process and our admissions policy for those families thinking of joining our school family in September 2019 and September 2020.


Key Information about the admissions process for children joining Reception in 2019

Application process starts (online application from 12th November 2018)

The School holds an open morning during the Autumn term for parents of prospective pupils.  This will be held on 18th October 2018.  Alternatively individual tours may be able to be arranged.  Please contact the school office for further information.

Application process closes (15th January 2019)

National Offer Day - parents informed of outcomes (16th April 2019)

Induction for new parents and children takes place during the Summer term through our Little Margaret's programme.  Contact with those families who have successfully gained a place is usually in May.

For further information please contact the school office or Essex Admissions on: 0845 603 2200 or via


Admissions Policy 2019-2020

St Margaret's Admissions Policy 2020-2021

SIF 2020 - 2021

Minister reference Proforma



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St Margaret's C of E Academy
London Road, Bowers Gifford, Essex, SS13 2DU
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