Year 7 Information for Entry September 2022

Welcome Year 6 Student and Parents 

We are delighted to confirm that our Open Evening on Wednesday 22nd September between 4.30-8.30pm will be an onsite event here at St. Mary's Catholic School with appropriate measures in place to ensure it is Covid secure. Alternatively, you can enjoy watching our virtual 'Open Evening Film', and browsing an interactive prospectus from the comfort of your home. The online video and prospectus will be available from 4.30pm on Wednesday 22nd September. 

To attend our Open Evening you can book a one hour appointment school tour between 4.30pm and 8.30pm on Wednesday 22nd September and listen to our Acting Heads of School. The Open Evening Tour is a ticketed event, with one Year 6 child and one parent per family and are subject to Covid-19 guidance and control measures. To book an appointment please click here

We hope by offering our virtual event and school tours this will give Year 6 students and their parents a sense of our values, aims and wonderful school community. Choosing a secondary school is an important decision and I hope you will be impressed by the ‘Excellence for all’ we provide at St Mary’s Catholic School and will want to be a part of our community next year.  

Kind regards,

Tom Johnston & Deirdre McHugh

Acting Heads of School 

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Year 7 Application Information 

All applicants for St Mary’s Catholic School need to complete a Supplementary Information Form (SIF) SIF Form September 2022 

Completed forms must be returned to the Admissions Officer at the school no later than 31st October 2021 (see key dates below).    

Complete your Local Authority online application form, listing your chosen schools in your preferred order by the closing date of 31st October 2021 (The online application process opens 1st September 2021) 

Admissions Criteria 2022-2023

St Mary's Catholic School Site Map 

School Transport Information please click on the following link: School Transport   

You are warmly invited to tour our School from the comfort of your home via our Virtual Open Day Film and School Prospectus. Please do watch our School Film which showcases our friendly and caring ethos and the achievements of our students. 

We are here to guide you through our amended admissions process; if you would like further information or to receive an application pack, please do not hesitate to contact our Admissions officer  For all admission enquiries, please contact Mrs Chloe Hopkins, 01279 654901, or via  

If your child has an Education Health Care Plan and is currently in Year 6, please contact our SEN Officer, Mrs Joanna Nestorovska on 01279 654901, 

We hope that we will be able to open our doors to host our usual Open Events again in the near future, but in the meantime, these virtual events will give you a good flavour of the happy, thriving and welcoming School that St Mary’s Catholic School is proud to be.


Criteria Boundaries

Instructions to aid in finding if your address is within the Parish Boundaries

Go to the required location map below

Open the Parish you believe you live in.

Type your Postcode in the Search Box and click on the Search Button

Using the Minus Button in the bottom right corner of the screen Zoom Out

You will then see your Address Button in relation to the boundary information

If you fall outside the boundary, consider if you may live within a different boundary. i.e. Cheshunt could by Waltham Cross

If you are still in doubt, please contact the school:  01279 654901




Key Dates for Year 7 entry September 2022:

1st September 2021

31st Oct 2021

Application process opens.

National statutory deadline for receipt of all applications.

3rd December 2021 

Last date for 'late to be considered on time' and 'address change' reasons.

31st January 2022

Closing date for late applications. 

1st March 2022

Closing date for late applications

Deadline for return of appeal forms

March 2022 (exact date to be confirmed)

Upcoming Events

24 Sep

Year 12 Induction Day

All Day
28 Sep

Interhouse Rugby and Hockey

All Day
28 Sep

Year 10/11 away at Leventhorpe - depart at 3.25pm

All Day
29 Sep

Careers Carousel

All Day