Admission arrangements


Primary Allocation September 2024

You can apply for a Reception place for the school year starting in September 2024 from September 2023.

You can find out about the school's admission arrangements, including over subscription criteria, by clicking the links below:


Please follow this link to find a school and apply online, via the Oldham MBC Website. (All applications must be submitted online)


Please follow this link to view the Admissions Policy for Christ Church C of E Primary


Please follow link to view the current supplementary form (This should be completed and returned directly to school)



In-year transfers

Changing your child’s school at any other time of the year


All applications for in-year transfers should be made through the online form which can be found further down the page.

You can find out more information about the in-year transfer process in the guidance notes.

It isn’t possible to consider applications that are made outside 30 school days of the intended start date.

Drop in sessions are being held every Thursday (no appointment necessary) in Access Oldham, Civic Centre, West Street Oldham, OL1 1XJ between 10am and 12pm. School Admissions staff will be on hand to help.

The School Admissions Team at the council (0161 770 4195) can provide information to parents about the places still available in all schools within its area.

 If the school is oversubscribed the child will be placed on the waiting list.