Bristol City Council is responsible for the admissions process for:-

St. Michael’s on the Mount C of E (VC) Primary School 


We are very proud of our one form entry, welcoming, nurturing primary school.  Unfortunately, we are not able to accommodate school visits for prospective parent/carers at the moment. Please have a look at our video, to give you a flavour of life in our federation.


We have 30 places available in our Reception Class, known here in school, as Oak Class.

Please click here  to visit the council’s primary schools admissions page for Reception places for admission to school September 2021.

If your child was born between 1 September 2016 and 31 August 2017 you will need to apply for a new reception place to your home local authority.  If you live in Bristol please apply:

For parents/carers who would like details of our upcoming dates and times for open events to meet the Head teacher and Early Years team, please click the online parent flyer link: Reception start in Sept 2021 flyer  Please contact the school office via email with your preferred date, we will then reply with the Zoom meeting id and passcode.  We are looking forward to meeting you!  Due to the current Covid arrangements we have in place, unfortunately we are not able to welcome any potential parents into school at this time, our new recording showing our school will be available shortly, but in the meantime do feel free to contact the school for any information you require.

Offers for Reception places for on time applications will be sent from the school admissions team via the portal on 16 April 2021. If you have been offered and/or accepted a place with us, we will contact you in May or early June with information about the start of the school year in September.

Children in Oak Class, will enjoy a phased entry into school in September which will include: attending morning, lunch and afternoon sessions. The phased entry allows our Early Years team to ensure that every child is settled into the start of their school life.

Updated booklet for Reception children -July 2020  This link shows the seven different areas of learning, who we are,  and information about our EYFS.



If you would like to apply for a place in our school during the school year, this is known as ‘In-Year admission’.

Please apply via the Online Parent Portal by clicking the following  link: (the school admissions page), at Bristol City Council.

When you have received notification that you have been allocated a place here at St. Michael’s, by the School Admissions Department at Bristol City Council,  please contact us, to arrange a visit and/or start date. Please also record your response via the Online Parent Portal, the link is above.

Upon arrival to school on your child(ren)’s first morning, please bring your child(ren)’s passport and/or your child(ren)’s birth certificate.



You are hugely welcome & encouraged to contact our school office: 0117 903 0434 or to arrange a school visit. Unfortunately, due to COVID, the procedures/ protocols we have in place mean that we are currently unable to accommodate any school tours.  Please have a look at our video;

Oak Class open sessions and times Reception start in Sept 2021 flyer, ready to meet the 15 January (every year) deadline.



If your child(ren) was born between 1 September 2008 and 31 August 2009 you need to apply for a new Year 7 secondary school place.  This applies to all children in Birch Class.

To apply online you’ll need to register for an account on the School Admissions Parent Portal.  Once registered, you will receive an email confirmation of your application. The closing date for applications is Saturday 31 October 2020.

Offers of school places for on time applications will be sent from the school admissions team via the portal: 1 March 2021.



Contact information:

for School Admissions Department

Bristol City Council (City Hall)

PO Box 3176

Bristol, BS3 9FS

Opening Hours

Telephones: 9am – 5pm Monday to Thursday and 9am – 4:30pm Friday.

Closed Wednesday until 12noon for staff training.


Tel: 0117 903 7694