Year 7 Admissions 2020/2021

We understand that choosing a secondary school is one of the most important decisions that you and your child will have to make.  We hope this website gives you some initial information about JCoSS, in order to help you take the first steps in ensuring you make the right choice for your family.

JCoSS is regularly oversubscribed and in the event of more applications than places available in any school year, the Governing Body has established an admissions policy.  Please click here if you wish to view it.

Year 7 places were offered on 2nd March 2020. If your application for a place was not successful you have a right to appeal. Appeals will be held during the first two weeks of June 2020.

If you wish to appeal, please download the Application to Appeal Form or you can request it by emailing The appeal must be lodged by 13:30 Monday 11th May 2020. Please click here to read our Appeals Policy.

You will be provided with full details once an appeal has been lodged.  

In order to apply to JCoSS for your child, please complete the following 3 steps.

Step 1:  Please complete the Online Supplementary Information Form (SIF) below

Step 2:  You will also need to complete a Declaration of Jewish Practice (DJP) which you can download here.  Once completed, you will need to post it to The Admissions Officer, JCoSS, Castlewood Road, New Barnet, EN4 9GE.

Step 3:  In order for you to apply to JCoSS, you must complete the Common Application Form (the “CAF”) provided by your Local Authority. Please visit your Local Authority website Admissions Page for further details.  If you do not, your child will not be considered for a place.

The final date for receipt of applications for admission to Year 7 in 2019-20 is 31st October 2019. Late applications may be considered.

Supplementary Information Form (SIF)

SIF for 2020/21 entry

  • NamePreferred Name 
  • If your child's DoB is out the date range 01/09/2008 - 31/08/2009 please forward further information with your DJP
  • NameYear Group 
  • NameDate left JCoSS 
  • I wish the above applicant to be considered for a place as a pupil at JCoSS and declare that the above information is true and correct in every detail. I understand that if a place has been obtained on the basis of incorrect or inaccurate information and the place would not have been offered had the information been correct or accurate, the offer will be withdrawn.

Please contact the Admissions Officer if you have any queries regarding your application