Our Lady of Compassion Catholic Primary School

To live as Jesus taught us

Admission Arrangements

If you would like your child to attend our school, please see full details of our admission arrangements below.


Main School

The Local Authority (SMBC) currently co-ordinates the formal application process for statutory school age children (Reception through to Year 6), please see below link or telephone 0121 704 6693.  


Once an application has been made please complete the Supplementary Information Form (SIF).  Proof of baptism should be attached to the SIF and sent to Mrs A Donnelly, Office Manager.  This evidence will ensure that the correct admissions criteria is ascribed.


Please note that the closing date for admissions in 2021 is Friday 15th January 2021



All nursery applications are to be made directly to the school.   Please complete the Nursery application form - under the heading of 2021-2022 and return via email to: to the school office.

We are currently offering 36 x full-time places (up to 30 hours per week).

Please note that the closing date for admissions in 2021 is Tuesday 1st December 2020


School Visits

We are currently unable to welcome visits from prospective parents and pupils due to the current COVID-19 situation. We are however holding virtual meetings in November. For more information regarding these meetings please see the Open Day section of our website in the Parent zone.