All the schools within the Our Lady of Grace Catholic Academy Trust, invite applications from all families.  Children within in our schools are from Catholic, other Christian, other faiths and no faith families.  We welcome children of all abilities, including children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).

Each school local governing body is it’s own admission authority, but all schools use a common admission policy. 

Application forms and more details can be found on each school website:

St Antony’s

St Edward’s

St Francis’

St Helen’s

St Joachim’s

St Michael's

St Winefride’s

Fair Access Protocol:

Independent admission appeal panel
Schools in Our Lady of Grace Catholic Academy Trust use the independent Newham school admission appeals process:

Primary School appeals timetable:

Reception class appeals timetable​ Date​
Date you are told whether or not your child has a school place​ Monday, 17 April​ 2023
Deadline to return your appeal application​​​ by ​Tuesday 30 May 2023
When your appeal will be heard (if you applied before the deadline) 30 days after appeal is lodged


Additional information regarding appeals can be found at: