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Vantage Multi Academy Trust  sponsors schools across the North West and Greater Manchester– including St Augustine’s Church of England Primary in Pendlebury. Vantage Academy Trust has a strong track record of achieving outstanding school improvement and providing inspiring teaching and learning to its pupils.

If you would like your child to attend our school, please contact us directly for speedy admission.

See full details of our Admissions arrangements. A copy of our Admissions Policy is also available on request.

Call Mrs Barrett or Mrs Taylor on 0161 505 1317 or email, where we can arrange a visit and tour of school with Mrs Murphy – Principal.



For the Academic year 2021-2022 our school capacity is as follows:

Nursery 26
Year 130
Year 2 30
Year 330
Year 430
Year 530
Year 630


The oversubscription criteria for when a school is full is:

Category 1 – children who are looked after by a local authority and children who were previously looked after by a local authority. Previously looked after children who were looked after, but ceased to be so because they were adopted (or became subject to a residence order or special guardianship order)

Category 2 – children with exceptional medical/social needs

Category 3 – children with a sibling at the school

Category 4 – all other children

Waiting List

Waiting lists will be held in criteria order according to the oversubscription criteria. Waiting lists will not be operated on a “first come, first served” basis. The amount of time an applicant is on a waiting list will not affect their position on it.

In-year transfer to school – please call  St Augustine’s CE Primary School directly on 0161 505 1317 for speedy admission to school or email

LA Admissions

You may also find information about School Admissions and in year transfers from Salford LA website:

St Augustines CE Primary School