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Summary of application process


All applicants must complete the Preference/Application Form for school’s admissions for your Local Authority before the deadline.
Please check the website of the Local Authority where you live for the deadline and full guidance about the process. For Primary Schools, the admissions deadline is 13th January 2019.

The Local Authority Preference/Application Form for school admissions may be found on the following websites (depending on where you live) e.g.



This is only required if you would like to apply for a place on the basis of Faith (50% of all places). Please complete the Nishkam school’s Supplementary Information Form (SIF) and ensure it is also countersigned by an appropriate religious authority.
The SIF can be downloaded below.

Please return to the school office by 15th January.


Your Local Authority in which you live will notify you of which school your child has gained a place in on National Offer Day (usually in mid-April for Primary Schools).  

To apply to Nishkam Primary School Birmingham you must apply to the local authority by completing the LA preference form. For faith places the school supplementary information form must be completed in addition.


Appeals against a decision not to offer your child a school place are administered by the School Admissions and Pupil Placements Service, Birmingham City Council. 


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If you have any questions please call us on 0121 647 6890 or email