Admissions into Year 7


St Mark’s School Admissions policies

Transition from Year 6 to Secondary School

We are delighted to welcome all our new parents and students in joining St Mark’s School community. On this page, we will share news and updates on all the activities and communications planned to ensure a smooth transition for your child from Year 6 into Secondary School.

Introduction to the School for Year 6 students joining in September 2021

Please watch this short video introducing you to our school site and to some of the staff team from St Mark’s School who will help you in your transition to secondary education. This was recorded last year in the absence of our usual Induction Events – please view for info.



Induction documents

Induction forms for new students will shortly be available to download here. Alternatively, you can request a printed copy to be sent to your home address.

Please see here for specific information regarding the St Mark’s school uniform.

If you have any questions regarding any of the forms, please contact Mrs Chambers, our Admin Officer on 01225 312661 who will be happy to help.

Induction Evening

We will be holding an Induction Evening for Parents in July 2021 – further information will be available nearer the time.

Please view the recording of the live Induction Evening for Parents and students which took place via Zoom on Thursday 2nd July 2020 at 7pm.

First day of Term

Detailed information for the start of term 2021 will be sent in a separate letter and covered in the Induction Evening in July.

Further Information

Please see In-Year Admissions for further details regarding places at St Mark’s School from September 2021.

Admission into Year 7 in September 2022

For parents and carers considering a place at St Mark’s for entry into Year 7 in September 2022, we would advise that, in the first instance, parents/carers follow the guidance as issued by B&NES at or your home Local Authority.

Application forms relating to starting in Year 7 in September 202 must be submitted directly to the home Local Authority, to arrive no later than 23.59 hours on 31 October 2021.

Please see the website for updates regarding Open Events in the Autumn Term.