The deadline for responses is Friday, 29 January 2021

The Board of Trustees at Leodis Academies Trust intends to determine (set and approve) the following admissions policy arrangements for entry into all Academies within the Trust during the academic year September 2022 to July 2023.


The Academies are:

  • Blackgates Primary Academy 
  • East Ardsley Primary Academy 
  • Hill Top Primary Academy 
  • Westerton Primary Academy 
  • Woodkirk Academy


Details of our consultation and copies of our proposed policies can be found here:

We welcome your views and encourage you to respond by the deadline of Friday 29 January 2021 and you can respond by emailing us at 


Paper copies of the consultation are available on request via email. 


Admission Policy for Blackgates Primary Academy for admission in September 2020

Admissions Policy consultation for September 2021:

Please find details of the at

The Chief Executive of Leeds City Council makes the offer of a school place at Blackgates Primary Academy School for Reception on behalf of the Leodis Academies Trust who are the admitting authority.

Principals or school-based staff are not authorised to offer a child a place for Reception for September entry.

The Local Governing Advisory Board of Blackgates Primary Academy makes the offer of places in all other year groups and for entry to Reception outside the normal admissions round.

60 places will be available at Blackgates Primary Academy for entry in Reception in September 2019. 

Where there are fewer applicants than places available, all applicants will be offered a place.    





Further advice about starting either primary or secondary school can be found in the Authority Handbooks, by clicking on the links below;

Starting Primary School

Starting Secondary School


The necessary Common Preference Form for Primary Schools can be found here;

Primary School Common Preference Form

Secondary School Common Preference Form