We warmly welcome new children and their families to the school community. Parents/carers who are considering sending their child to St Blasius Shanklin Church of England Primary Academy are very welcome to visit the Academy. A mutually convenient time can be arranged for such a visit by contacting the Principal on 01983 862444.


All applications have to be sent to the Admissions Department at the Isle of Wight Council.


The Local Authority operates a timetable co-ordinated admissions procedure for all schools and Academies in line with Government legislation.


The Local Authority will manage the process on behalf of the school according to the scheme which they will publish in their Admissions Booklet for that year.


Also contained within the booklet will be information on how to complete their application form on-line, dates for notification to parents of admissions decision and the closing dates for accepting places or lodging appeals. In case of any doubt on these dates, please contact the Local Authority of the school.


The Local Authority publishes the current admissions policy on  where  you  will  also  find  details  of  the  Fair  Access Protocol.

Please click here to access our Admissions Policy for Academic year September 2018-2019.

Please click here to access our Admissions Policy for the Academic year September 2019-2020.

Please click here to access our Admission Appeal Timetable for the Academic year September 2019 - 2020

Please click here to access our Delayed admission to Reception class Policy.

Please click here for our Admissions Policy for the Academic year September 2020-2021.

Admissions Consultation

The draft Admissions Policy for the Academic year September 2021-2022 can be found here. This policy will be under consultation from 10th December until 28th January. Please contact the Clerk to the Governing Body if you have any comments on the policy. For more information please visit the PWDAT admission page found here.

Please click here to access the Portsmouth and Winchester Diocese Admissions page.

St. Blasius Shanklin C of E Primary Academy

Albert Road


Isle of Wight

PO37 7LY


01983 862444

Sat Nav - please use the postcode PO37 7PA

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The Portsmouth and Winchester Diocesan Academies Trust are the owners of St Blasius C of E Primary Academy. Information on the finances and governance arrangements (including annual reports and accounts) can be found on this site.

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