THE TRINITY CATHOLIC SCHOOL
Beechdale Road, Aspley, Nottingham NG8 3EZ
Telephone: 0115 929 6251/2
1. Please complete this form as well as the White Common application form;
2. Only complete this form if you are applying for a place at The Trinity Catholic School;
3. The Clergy Support Form and evidence of baptism or dedication should be attached to this form in an envelope if appropriate;
4. Please return this form together with the White Common application form to your child’s present school or Admissions &
Exclusion Team no later than Friday 20 October 2006 at 12 noon.
Child’s Child’s Surname/ Date of
First Name: Family Name: Birth:
Present School: ID No:
Telephone Number: UPN:
Please ensure you have read the school's admission policy which explains how the school allocates places and how places are
allocated when there are more applications than places.
You can obtain the policy in the following ways:
From Trinity School
From the booklet 'Going to School in Nottingham' on pages 53-56 (which was included in pack with White Common
Application form and supplementary forms), a further copy is available from the Admissions and Exclusion Team on
915 0763 or at www.nottinghamcity.gov.uk/schooladmissions
On the school's website at www.trinity.nottingham.sch.uk
SECTION A - RELIGIOUS INFORMATION - YOU MUST TICK 1, 2 OR 3
1. My child is a baptised Catholic (see admission policy for definition of Catholic).
My child is baptised/dedicated in another church in the Christian tradition and belonging to 'Churches
2. Together in England and Wales' (see policy for list)
Name of church
(e.g. Methodist, C of E)
3. My child is not a baptised or dedicated member of any of the churches above but I/we would like him/her to
be educated at The Trinity Catholic School, Nottingham.
If you have ticked 1 or 2 above, continue here. If you have ticked 3, go straight to Section B.
If you have ticked 1 or 2, you must provide evidence of baptism or dedication. You should do this by providing one of the
documents listed below. Please tick one box and submit the document with this form in a sealed envelope marked clearly with the
identification details on your application form.
A copy of a baptism / dedication certificate
A signed verification by a priest or minister that the child is baptised / dedication.
A Clergy Support is included with this form. Families who belong to a faith community and Have you included a Clergy
whose children attend church must complete this form and have the information on the form Support Form?
verified by their priest or minister. When completed the form should be returned in an envelope Circle YES or NO
together with your evidence of baptism or dedication.
The information on the Clergy Support Form will only be used as a tie breaker if there are
more applications than places in any of the criteria. YES NO
If you feel that the responses in Section A do not fully describe you or your child's religious background, please add any
supplementary information in this box - continue on a separate sheet if necessary - if you do please tick the box below.
SECTION B - MUSICAL APTITUDE
The Trinity Catholic School is a Specialist Arts College and can allocate up to 10% of places in this category to children with an
aptitude in music (see admission policy). If your application is not placed in a higher criterion you may wish your child to be
considered under this criterion. If you do, please tick the box.
I / We would like my / our child to be considered under the Musical Aptitude criterion. I / We understand that an aptitude test will be
administered by an objective assessor. Further details will be forwarded by the school.
No other information is required at this stage.
Please read the following declaration and add your signature and the date.
• I / We have read and understood The Trinity School Admission Policy and the admission criteria;
• I / We understand the purpose of The Trinity School and its Catholic environment and together with our child, we
accept its rules and regulations.
• I / We undertake to support the school and to ensure that our child co-operates fully with the expectations of the
Print Name(s): ________________________________________________________________________________________
Please return this form together with the White Common application form, and your Clergy Support
Form and evidence of baptism or dedication (if appropriate), to your child's present school or to the
Admissions & Exclusion Team no later than Friday 20 October 2006 at 12 noon.
THE TRINITY CATHOLIC SCHOOL
CLERGY SUPPORT FORM
If your family belongs to a faith community and if the child attends Mass (Catholic) or religious services at least once a month,
please complete Part A and then ask your priest or minister to complete Part B. Ask the priest or minister to keep a copy of the
form. You must return the original of this form together with verification of baptism or dedication with your application. You are
advised to keep a copy for your own records.
PART A (to be completed by the parent / carer
Name(s) of parents / carers
Home address with postcode
Name of child
PART B (to be completed by priest or minister)
I verify that the family named above belongs to this faith community and that the child named above attends Mass (Catholic) or
religious services at least once a month. On this basis, I support this application. (If you wish to add further qualifying information,
please tick this box and continue overleaf).
I confirm that this statement about the child named above and his or her family is true, to the best of my knowledge and belief.
Priest or Minister’s full name, address and contact number
Priest / Minister's signature __________________________________
(Parish seal or stamp to be applied above signature)