St John's C. of E. Primary School

Atherton Road, Hindley Green, Wigan, WN2 4SD

01942 255396

Admission Criteria

St. John's C. of E. Primary School follows Wigan Local Authority guidelines and policies for admissions.

If you are interested and would like your child(ren) to attend our school, please complete our Registration of Interest.

Please note this will only notify us of your interest and does not guarantee a place, you will still need to complete the local authority forms if you wish for your child(ren) to start our Reception class.

For more details on mid-year transfers for your child(ren) to attend our school you will need to contact Wigan Council School Placements on 01942 489013


For details on how to appeal if your child has been refused a place at your preferred school please follow the link below.  

Admission Appeal Timetable 2019/20

Admission Appeal Timetable 2020/21

In-year transfer applications

Appeals for children refused a place at a preferred school as a result of an in-year transfer application will be hear within 30 school days of the appeal being lodged.

Admission Criterias

Admission Criteria 2019-20

Admission Criteria 2020-21

Admission Criteria 2021-22

Registration of Interest

Supplementary Information Form

Important Update regarding 2021 Admissions

Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, we are currently working with Liverpool Diocese and the Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) to seek a variation to the admissions arrangements for 2021.  The Supplementary Information Form will be available here as soon as this is completed.


Clergy Reference Form