Delph Road, Denshaw, Oldham, OL3 5RY

01457 874554

Christ Church C.E Primary School

Denshaw, Saddleworth



Admission to primary school is based on parental choice.  Children to attend this school are eligible for admission to school in the September of the school year in which they become five.


For pupils wanting to start school in September 2023, parents are requested to complete an online application form by 15th January 2023.


At our school a maximum of 15  children are now admitted each academic year from the prospective entrants list. If there are more than fifteen registrations the Local Authority will use the admissions policy to offer places.


Criteria for admission in the policy is as follows:-

  1. Exceptional medical or social reasons.
  2. Where brothers or sisters are in attendance.
  3. Geographical proximity and ease of access to the school taking into account distance and ease of access to other schools.


Please see the Oldham Council Admissions Policy:

School Admission Policy September 2021-22 | Community and voluntary controlled primary schools admissions policy | Oldham Council



Parents may appeal against the decision of the L.A. and details can be found on the website. An appeals form will need to be downloaded and completed.

Level 4, Civic Centre
West Street
Oldham OL1 1UL

Tel 0161 770 4213