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Dixons Marchbank Primary

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Admissions Consultation for September 2024 entry

Dixons Marchbank Primary Academy is consulting on its admissions arrangements for entry in September 2024. These consultations are required in line with the requirements of paragraph 1.45 of the School Admissions Code, which states that admission authorities must consult every 7 years even if there have been no changes.

Further information on the admission criteria and consultation is available in the Downloads section below. Alternatively you can visit the Admissions Page on the Dixons Academies Trust website


Reception intake in September 2023

Parents can apply for a place at the Academy by naming it as a preference on the local authorities’ Common Application Form (CAF). You will receive information about applying from your child's nursery, pre-school setting, or your local authority (council), in November 2022. If you do not receive this information, please contact your local authority’s admissions department.

More information about the primary school application process and the application form will be available on the following webpage from 14 November: Council website.

If you are applying for a place at Dixons Marchbank under the 'Exceptional medical or social need' or 'Children of staff' oversubscription criteria, please follow the instructions in the Admissions Guidance document which which is available from the Downloads section at the bottom of this page.

The Academy receives more applications than there are places available. Places will be filled in line with the oversubscription criteria stated in the Admissions and Appeals Policy (available from the Downloads section below).

Further information about the Academy can be found on this website or by contacting the Academy via:


Telephone: 01274 089920

In-year applications

If you wish to apply for a place for your child at Dixons Marchbank mid-year, applications should be made through the Bradford Council Admissions team.

The In-Year form is available by downloading it from Bradford Council’s In-year applications webpage or by contacting the Admissions Team at the local authority:


Telephone: 01274 439200

Places will be filled in line with the oversubscription criteria outlined in our Admissions and Appeals Policy (available from the Downloads section below). If you require more information contact us via:


Telephone: 01274 089920

DMB Reception 2023 guidance (PDF)
DMB Admissions Appeals Policy 2023 24 (PDF)
7 year consultation Marchbank (PDF)
Consultation DMB Comments form (WORD)
DMB 2022 23 In year Guidance (PDF)
DMB Admissions 2022 23 updated (PDF)