Christ The King

Admissions & Appeals

Christ The King Catholic Academy is a place to believe, a place to belong and a place to become.

Any parent wishing to apply for a Reception place for their child to attend our school needs to complete an application form.

For Reception places there is an online or paper copy option which must then be submitted prior to the deadline for school admissions. See the Local Authority Website, below.

Admissions Timetable 2022

Primary offer date for September 2022 reception places is on Saturday 16th April 2022.


By Friday 12th May 2022: Appeals forms received by Democratic Services. Appeals submitted after this deadline to be heard later in the year.
By Friday 19th May 2022: Additional documents that parents/carers wish to provide should be sent to Democratic Services.
By Friday 2nd June 2022: Notification of appeal hearings sent to parents/carers.
By Friday 30th June 2022: Appeals submitted by 7 April 2022 to be heard by Independent Appeals Panels.

Nursery Applications

Admissions to Christ The King Nursery are by online application at the link below. More information can be found on our Nursery section of this website via the menu link above.

Reception Applications

Admissions to Christ The King Reception are by application to Blackpool Local Authority.  More details can be found at the link below.

New to the Area or Transferring

In year transfers or out of area applications are handled by the local authority initially and forms for this can be accessed through the following link


If you are not happy with the school placement your child has been given please visit the Blackpool Council link below to begin the appeals process.