St. Botolph’s CE Academy


St Botolph’s C of E Academy is part of the Enhance Academy Trust and it is the Trust that is the admissions authority for the school, not the Local Authority.


The school is still included in the Co-ordinated Scheme for Admissions which is administered by Wakefield Local Authority but the school’s Governing Body oversees the admissions process. Knottingley St Botolph’s C E Academy,  adheres to the Admissions Policies of the Local Authority (Wakefield).


To read the Wakefield Admissions Policy, please follow the link below


Admissions Policy 2022 / 2023

Primary Co-Ordination Scheme 2022 / 2023

Admissions Policy 2023 / 2024

We are currently a one and a half form entry academy with our pupil admission number being set at 45


Admissions Appeals Documents (click each link)

Admissions Appeals Form

Admissions Appeals Timetable 2022

School Admission Appeals Code

School Appeals FAQ's




 If you wish your child to attend our Academy nursery, please call or come in and register your interest.  We offer a FEET session, (Families Enjoying Everything Together) in the term your child turns 3 and then they will be offered a place in our nursery in the term after they are 3.  If you have any questions or would like to come in and visit the setting, please call or come in to see us to make an appointment.  


Primrose Vale, Knottingley, West Yorkshire, WF11 9BT

01977 677494