Consultation on proposed admissions 2024/2025

St Joan of Arc Catholic School is consulting on the proposed admissions arrangements for the school year 2024/25 and is seeking responses from parents/carers, schools and community groups.

The proposed change is the addition of a new Criterion:

 Criterion 5 Catechumens & members of an Eastern Christian Church.

1.      The addition of Criterion 5 Criterion 5 Catechumens & members of an Eastern Christian Church (read note 4.1).

Note 4.1

“Catechumen” means a member of the catechumenate of a Catholic Church. This will normally be evidenced by a certificate of reception into the order of catechumens.

Eastern Christian Church” includes Orthodox Churches, and is normally evidenced by a certificate of baptism or reception from the authorities of that Church.

Please find a letter from our Chair of Governors regarding the consultation here.

The consultation period runs from the 31st October 2022 until the 11th December 2022. Please send your comments regarding the proposals to the school directly at

All proposed arrangements will also be published on the Hertfordshire County Council website from the 31st October 2022. Please visit to respond to the consultation. 


Copies of the proposed admissions paperwork for 2024/2025:


Proposed admissions policy

Proposed Year 7 supplementary information form

Proposed in year application form

Proposed Sixth Form application form