“I love St Mark’s school, it’s such a small, close school, with everyone helping each other. Always happy with the staff at St Mark’s.”

Welcome to St Mark's



We welcome visits to the school.

Admission Arrangements

Admission enquiries are welcome for children who will be between 5 and 11 during the current academic year. Please contact us on 01273 605588 for details of places available for this current year. Please see "In Year Admissions" below for further guidance on how to apply.

In the event that we receive more applications than there are places available, the order of priority for admission will be established using the appropriate Admission Criteria for that academic year and places awarded accordingly by the Admissions Committee of the Governing Body.


How to apply

To apply for a place at our school, please follow the link to the Brighton and Hove Admissions website below to complete the Common Application Form. If you apply under one of the faith criteria, please also complete a Supplementary Information form - links below; please look under the relevant year when you are seeking to apply. 



In-Year Admissions

St Marks CofE Primary School participates in the Local Authority’s In-Year coordinated admissions scheme. If you wish to apply for a place at our school outside the normal point of entry (ie not for Reception class), please follow these links to the council’s website:

Apply for a school place (brighton-hove.gov.uk) – to apply

School application guides (brighton-hove.gov.uk) – for information about In-Year admissions and the council’s coordinated scheme.

If you are applying under one of the Faith criteria, you must also download and complete a Supplementary Information Form (see link under "Admissions Arrangements Current Academic Year" above) and submit it at the school office.  

Please ask the office if you require paper copies of any of these. 

Admissions Arrangements 2024-25

Admissions Policy 2024-25

Supplementary Information Form 2024-25 (Word document)

Supplementary Information Form 2024-25 (pdf file)


Please find details of how to appeal, including the appeals timetable, on the Brighton and Hove Admissions website Appeal a school place decision (brighton-hove.gov.uk) .

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