Chancellorís School admissions criteria 2005
Note: Details taken from the Hertfordshire County Council site HertsDirect.
Headteacher: Mr S Phillips
Type: Foundation (Mixed)
Admission Rules You must complete the schoolís own supplementary information form in addition to the Secondary Transfer Form.
(a) A "sibling" is defined as "a brother or sister, half brother or sister, adopted brother or sister, or child of the parent or partner, living at the same address".
(b) Ten per cent of places (i.e. 17) will be allocated annually on the basis of a written musical aptitude test based on pitch, rhythm, tempo, timbre, texture, perception of mood/atmosphere created and why. Priority will be given to applicants with the highest score in this test. In the event of a tie for the final place(s) priority will be given to those pupils living in closest proximity to the school, using the shortest designated route (see note d). Further details concerning the test will be forwarded to parents who have applied under this criterion.
(c) In the case of over-subscription under criterion 4, the number of places assigned to each listed school will be by fixed percentages to the remaining available places. The percentages have been set with regard to the size of the school and the historical acceptances from the individual school. Within each listed school's application, proximity to Chancellor's using the "shortest designated route" as determined by the Hertfordshire LEA's computerised measurement, from each applicant's registered home address to the main entrance of Chancellor's will be used to decide priority (see note d). Where the number of applicants from the named school is less than the allocation, the excess places will be distributed according to criterion 5.
(d) The "shortest designated route" is defined as:
Pupils allocated under each rule
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25 September 2005
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