The Holy Cross School is a Roman Catholic secondary school for girls aged between 11 and 18. It is under the trusteeship of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Southwark and has academy status.
Girls transferring from Year 6 at Primary School to Year 7 at Secondary School must submit the Common Application Form (CAF) to their Local Authority Council (LAC), as well as downloading and completing the Supplementary Information Form below (SIF). From September 2019, the Planned Admission Number for entry into Year 7 will be 150.
Open Evening 2020
The date for the Open Evening for Year 7 entry in September 2021 will be added here in the Summer Term of 2020. The annual Open Evening is an opportunity for parents/carers of Year 6 students to visit the school premises, meet some of the teachers and students, listen to the Headteacher's talk and speak with Admissions personnel.
Applying for Year 7 entry in September 2020
Please download and complete a Supplementary Information Form (see below). Please refer to the Admissions Policy when applying for a school place. If applying under categories 1, 2, 3, 5, 6 or 7 please also download and complete a Priest or Faith Leader Reference form. Please ensure if completing a Priest or Faith Leader Reference form that you submit the form together with your Supplementary Information Form (SIF) in a sealed envelope marked to the attention of the Admissions Officer. Forms can be either posted to the school (to the address below) or hand-delivered to the school reception during school hours. Should you want confirmation of receipt, please include a stamped self-addressed envelope with your application.The closing date for applications for entry in September 2020 was the 31st October 2019.
Girls wishing to apply for a place in Years 8 - 11, can do so by downloading and completing the Supplementary Information Form (SIF) below. They will also need to apply to their Local Authority Council. If the Year group is full, parents / carers may ask for their daughter to be placed on the waiting list.
Please note placing your daughter's name on the waiting list does not guarantee that a place will become available. Your daughter's position may move up or down as applicants provide additional information to support their application, or join or leave the waiting list. Please note a new revised waiting list will commence in September at the start of each academic year. If you would like your daughter's name to remain on the waiting list, please inform the Admissions Officer in writing or by email.
Admission enquiries should be made to the Admissions Officer:
Mrs Silvana Saragosa-Voysey
25 Sandal Road
Direct Line: 020 8714 5039
Supplementary Information Forms