Blessed William Howard

The Painsley Catholic Academy was established in 2012. We are the largest Catholic multi-academy company in the Archdiocese of Birmingham.

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 You must apply for a place at our school via the centralised admissions process managed by the Council.

A map of parish boundaries is available here.

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Word icon  Supplementary Information  Form (must be completed AS WELL AS the Local Authority Application Form)


We must have the following forms completed for ALL new students before they start with us.  Please return completed forms to the school office.

If you are unsure about whether you have Parental Responsibility, please click the link to find out more.

Word icon  Registration Form

Word icon  Consent Form (photography)

Word icon  Home and School Agreement      Word icon  Addition to Home School Agreement (June 2020)

PDF icon  Addendum to Home School Agreement July 2020

Word icon  Biometric Consent Form

Word icon Email & Internet Usage

We are able to provide a school minibus service for students who live in Wheaton Aston, Gnosall, Penkridge, Brewood, and Woodseaves areas, however, places are limited and have to be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.  To apply for a seat on this service, please contact Mrs. Deakin on        


PDF icon  Admissions Policy 2020-21

PDF icon Admissions Appeals Timetable