St Malachy's Catholic Primary School, A Voluntary Academy

Our mission at St Malachy's is to provide an enriching, high quality education, where we learn, love and grow with Christ at the centre, so that each individual feels nurtured and can achieve their full potential.

FUNDED NURSERY PLACES AVAILABLE NOW  - PLEASE CONTACT SCHOOL FOR MORE INFORMATION - 30 HOUR FUNDED PLACES AVAILABLE

VISIT OUR SCHOOL

 If you would like to come and have a look around our school, please contact our school office 01422 244628, who will be happy to arrange a convenient time for you to come and have a look around school.

Please pass this information on to anyone you know, who has children of Nursery/School age.

ADMISSION TO NURSERY

Our next Nursery intake is September 2022

If your child will be 3 years old before 31st August 2022 - please contact the school office to register your child for a funded place.

admin@st-malachys.calderdale.sch.uk    -  01422 244628

There are three intakes per year to St. Malachy's School Nursery, September, January and Easter.

Children can attend Nursery the term following their third birthday. Children are entitled to 15 funded hours per week (Universal Funding).  

Additional paid hours can be arranged with school. These are charged at £10 per 3 hour session.  In addition to the Universal Funded Hours, working parents may be able to claim for an additional 15 hours Funded (Please see details below).

From September 2017, eligible working parents can claim an additional 15 hours of funded childcare per week, for 38 weeks each year. This is on top of the universal entitlement of 15 hours.

For further information & to check eligibility criteria follow the link below: 

Funded Childcare for Working Parents

If you would like to register your child for a Nursery place, or require any further information please contact the school office. 

 

St Malachy's Catholic Primary - Early Years Foundation Stage Booklet

Early Years Pupil Premium Letter to Parents Early Years - Parental Declaration Form
EYPP - Registration Form  

Nursery Admission Form

 

 

ADMISSION TO PRIMARY SCHOOL SEPTEMBER 2022 

Children born between 1st September 2018 and 31st August 2019 are due to start primary school in September 2023.

Apply online between 18th November 2022 and 15th January 2023.

National Offer Day - 17th April 2023

Applications now closed

               

IN YEAR TRANSFERS TO ST MALACHY'S SCHOOL

If you are considering transferring your child to St Malachy's School during a school term, please contact school to ask about available places. 

Please be aware that you will be asked to complete an In-Year Tranfer' Form.  This form is then sent to Calderdale Admissions Team.

 The Admissions Team and schools within the North Halifax area meet every two weeks to discuss 'In-year transfers'. Following the meeting you will receive a letter from Calderdale Admissions informing you if a place as been allocated.

 

More information on 'In-Year Transfers' 

Apply Online for an 'In-Year Transfer'

School Transition Support