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Marian Vian Primary School is part of the Compass Academy Trust.  The Trust adheres to the admission arrangements set out by Bromley Local Authority who are the 'Admissions Authority'.  They manage the admissions process for all applications to Marian Vian Primary School in accordance with the DfE Schools' Admission Code. 


Applications, therefore, cannot be made directly to the school.  Bromley's admissions team process all applications for families who are Bromley residents. 


Admission of children outside their normal age group 

Parents of Summer born; gifted and talented children, or those who have experienced problems or missed part of a year, for example due to ill health, can seek places outside their normal age group. There is not an automatic right to choose this option as decisions will be made on the basis of the circumstances of each case and in the best interests of the child concerned.  Process for this request is outlined in “ London Borough of Bromley Admission of Summer born children outside of their normal age group”.

School Admission Arrangements 2017-2018

Please see below for the LBB Determined Primary School Admission Arrangements 2017-2018



Compass Academy is a multi-academy trust comprising four academies situated within the London Borough of Bromley.  The Academies are:

Unicorn Primary School

Marian Vian Primary School

Oak Lodge Primary School

Wickham Common Primary School


This is to inform and consult with you in relation to amendments the Compass academies will be making to their admission arrangements from September 2018.


The proposed arrangements can be accessed below and any comments on these proposed arrangements are to be made to:


Stuart Froment (



Admission dates and Appeals Timetable for Foundation Stage Admissions for September 2017


Admissions dates

18th April 2017

National Offer Day

2nd May 2017

Deadline for accepting or declining the offer of a place made




(In accordance with the Admissions Appeals Code paragraph 2.1)

Forms can be requested by email to: or in writing to the Appeals Clerk c/o the school

16th June 2017

Date by which completed appeal forms must be returned.

If you need to submit paperwork at a later date, please ensure this is clearly indicated.


26th June 2017

Final date by which appellants should receive notification of the date and time of appeal.

(this will be 10 school days’ notice before the appeal date)


3rd July 2017

Final date for submitting additional paperwork to support an appeal.


10th and 11th July 2017

Appeal hearings take place at one of the four Compass Academy Schools.


18th July 2017

Date, wherever possible, by which appellants should receive decision letters.



Late applicants

Appeals will be heard within 40 school days of the deadline for lodging appeals where possible, or within 30 school days of the appeal being lodged.


In-Year Appeals

Appeals must be heard within 30 school days of the appeal being lodged.


  • Marian Vian Primary School
  • ‘Member of Compass Academy Trust - A company limited by guarantee
  • Registered in England: Company Number 9323096
  • Registered Office: Oak Lodge Primary School,
  • Chamberlain Crescent,
  • West Wickham, Kent,
  • BR4 0LJ