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Admissions Arrangements for 2019/20

High School Open Morning / Evening

High School Open Morning - 3rd October 2018  FULLY BOOKED
High School Open Evening - 16th October 2018 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

High School Open Morning - Wednesday 3rd October

There will be tours of the school with student guides, followed by a talk by the Principal, Richard Burke.
Session 2:  FULLY BOOKED

Please note that booking is required for the open morning to ensure the safety of our pupils. You will be unable to access the College site without a prior booking.
Please follow the attached link to book your space and indicate whether you would prefer session 1 or session 2.

Please note that numbers are limited for each session and will be allocated on a first come first served basis. We thank you in advance for making arrangements if at all possible for any very much younger siblings.


Prior booking is not required for the College open evening on Tuesday 16th October 2018.


The school is a voluntary aided co-educational 11-18 school within the trusteeship of the Diocese of Westminster, it will eventually provide 1,050 places, including 750 places for children aged 11-16 and up to 300 sixth form places will be provided for young people aged 16-18. The admission number for Year 7 in the school is 150. 

The closing date for applications for places in September 2018 at St Richard Reynolds Catholic High School was 31st October 2017. Outcomes were advised on 1st March 2018. Children from all faiths and none are very welcome at the school but if the school is oversubscribed, priority is given to baptised Catholic children.

The full Admission arrangements for the high school and the Supplementary Information Form and blank Certificates of Catholic Practice may be downloaded by clicking the links below. If you do not have access to the internet and a printer, please contact the College Office.

Download the information brochure for prospective parents HERE

NB You must complete and return a Common Application Form (CAF) to your home local authority. Richmond residents may apply online from 1st September 2018

NB The deadline for submitting your Common Application Form (CAF) for Year 7 to your home local authority admissions department is 31st October 2018. Applications received after this date are considered only after the on time applications have been processed unless you have a compelling reason for missing the deadline. Supplementary Information Forms and Certificates of Catholic Practice (if applicable) should have been returned to the College no later than the week beginning 31st October 2018.

Note: The governing body may only determine the admissions arrangements on a year by year basis but it is the expectation that up to ten pupils who are awarded and accept an Open place in St RIchard Reynolds Catholic Primary School will be given top priority after looked after children should they apply for a place in Year 7 at St Richard Reynolds Catholic High School when they reach Year 6 in St Richard Reynolds Catholic Primary School. This does not form part of our current admissions arrangements.


High School Ofsted Report

PLEASE NOTE: St Richard Reynolds Catholic High School opened in September 2013 admitting up to 150 pupils. A further 150 pupils were admitted in 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017 and 150 pupils will start in September 2018 and a further 150 in September 2019. The Sixth Form opens in September 2018. The school can not therefore offer places in Year 13 at this time. 

St Richard Reynolds Catholic High School Admissions 2018-19


Outcomes were advised by local authorities on behalf of the College on 1st March 2018.

If your child has not been offered a school place you ranked as a higher preference than SRRCC, they are placed automatically  on our waiting list. If you wish to verify that they are registered please email waitinglist@srrcc.org.uk with the following details:

1) Child's Name
2) Child's DOB
3) Child's Address
4) Contact number
5) Confirmation if previously applied

If and when places become available to offer to applicants on the waiting list, offers will be made in accordance with the College's over-subsciption criteria.

Please note that the College Office staff do not have visibility of the waiting list and are unable to give personal information regarding positions on the waiting list.


The closing date for appeals has passed.

Current Year 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11 Waiting Lists

If you would like to add your child's name to our waiting lists for the current Years 7 - 11, please contact Mrs Eileen Wilson on 020 8325 4630 or write to: Secondary Waiting List, St Richard Reynolds Catholic College, Clifden Road, Twickenham TW1 4LT or by e mail to Mrs Wilson - e.wilson@srrcc.org.uk

Should places become available, they will be allocated and offered according to the published over-subsciption criteria. Places may become available as families move from the area or choose another school. All children will remain on the waiting list for one year from date of application unless advised by parents / guardians.