St Ambrose Barlow RC High School

St Ambrose Barlow RC High School

Admissions 2023/24

St Ambrose Barlow is a Catholic Voluntary Aided School. The school is designated as a school with a religious character and as such is permitted to give priority to applicants who are of the faith of the school. Please see the Admissions Arrangements Policy for further guidance.

The Governing Body has responsibility for all admissions to the school. The school operates a Co-ordinated Admissions Scheme with Salford Local Authority for the management of applications and appeal arrangements on behalf of St Ambrose Barlow.

If you wish to apply for a place at St Ambrose Barlow RC High School for your child you should contact the Admissions Team at Salford City Council. Please click here to be re-directed to the Salford City Council Admissions Page.

Closing date for applications is the 31st October 2022.


Right of Appeal and Timetables

If you do not get a place for your child at St Ambrose Barlow RC High School you have the right of appeal against the decision.

Your appeal will be heard by an independent admission appeal panel.
Appeals for a place at St Ambrose Barlow RC High School are administered by Salford Local Authority Democratic Services.

You can submit an appeal application or find help with any questions you may have by clicking here.

For further information or advice you can contact:

Liz Wright Senior Democratic Services Advisor
Salford City Council
Salford Civic Centre
Chorley Road
M27 5DA

Telephone number: 0161 793 2811
Or e-mail

Secondary School Year 7 Admissions 

 Offer date: 1st March 2023

Appeals to be submitted by 31st March 2023

Appeals submitted by 31st March to be heard between 9th May - 20th June

Appeals for late applications will be heard within 40 school days of the appeal being lodged.

In-Year Admissions

Appeals for In-year admissions will be heard within 30 school days of the appeal being lodged.


Admission Arrangements Policy 2023/24