Primary and junior school admissions

Apply for primary school

Read the below options carefully to make sure you use the correct application for your child.

In-year primary admissions

For children who are currently in reception to Year 6
Date of birth: Between 1 September 2003 and 31 August 2010
When to apply: You need to apply when you require a school place, this will be to start immediately.
Application: In-year primary school application

(If your child was born between 1 September 2003 and 31 August 2004 you must also complete a main round high school application

Main round primary admissions

For children who are due to start in the reception class at primary school in September 2015.
Date of birth: Between 1 September 2010 and 31 August 2011
When to apply: You need to apply before 15 January 2015.
Application: Main round primary application

Main round junior admissions

For children currently in Year 2 at an infant school.
Date of birth: Between 1 September 2007 and 31 August 2008
When to apply: You need to apply before 15 January 2015.
Application: Main round junior application

Nursery admissions

If you child is born on or after 1 September 2011 they are not due to start reception until September 2016. You cannot apply for a reception place until after 1 September 2015.
Application: Applications for nursery places must be made directly to the school/nursery. You can contact the Family Information Service for advice.