Exceptional Education at the Heart of the Community

Exceptional Education at the Heart of the Community

How to Apply

How to apply for a Nursery or School Place at Oasis Academy Bank Leaze 

We are delighted you are thinking about joining the Oasis Academy Bank Leaze family. We are proud to be non-selective Academy open to pupils of all religious faiths and those of no faith. 

In-Year Admissions & Nursery Admissions

If you would like to apply for a place in our school or nursery, please complete our In-Year Application Form or Nursery Application Form below. A member of our team will get back to you to arrange the next steps such as a school tour and admission arrangements. 

For our Nursery starters, we have three entry points across the year: September, January and April for children who are 3 years and above.

In-Year Application Form - click here
Nursery Application Form - click here


Reception Class Admissions

Admissions for Reception Class at Oasis Academy Bank Leaze are co-ordinated under the Common Application Form via Bristol City Council.

If you are a parent or carer and wish to apply for a place at Oasis Academy Bank Leaze for the following September, you will need to complete the Common Application Form via the Bristol City Council website

NB: Children with Statements of Special Educational Needs follow the arrangements set out in the SEN Code of Practice and associated regulations and are not subject to the general admission arrangements.

Please note: The admissions criteria above are those of our Local Authority for community schools. There is an appeals process and all Oasis Academies follow the nationally agreed guidance for admissions appeal.

If you would like to come and visit our Academy, please call 01275 894580 to arrange an appointment with our Principal or class teacher.

Our current Published Admission Number (PAN) for Reception is 30.


Parents/carers will have the right to appeal to an Independent Appeal Panel if they are dissatisfied with an admission decision of the Academy. The Appeal Panel will be independent of the Academy. The arrangements for Appeals will be in line with the School Admissions Appeals Code published by the Department of Education.

Applicants should contact Bristol City Council for information on how to appeal. Information on the appeals process is on the Bristol City Council website.


Please see below our Home School Agreement 

Home School Agreement 


Admission Arrangements 2024-25

Admission Arrangements 2025-26

In-Year Admission Arrangements

Have any questions or want to come pay us a visit?

We would be more than happy to answer any questions you may have about life at Oasis Academy Bank Leaze or the application process to join our school. We always welcome visitors at our Academy. We will schedule open days throughout the year for parents and carers to come for a tour of the academy and to meet our leadership team. 

Keep an eye out for our next open day dates!

We are able to cater for parents and carers who are unable to visit on these days by special request. Get in touch with the school office and we'll be pleased to arrange a date with you.


Tel: 01275 894 580