Applying for a reception class place for 2017
If your child was born between 1 September 2012 and 31 August 2013, they will start reception class at the start of the new school year in September 2017.
The closing date for on time applications was 15 January 2017.
Reception Class 2017
If you have not yet applied for a primary school place, or you wish to change your mind about the preferences or the order of preferences, you must now complete the primary in year application form on the Moving Schools page.
As schools close from 21 July 2017, all applications received on this date will be considered in September 2017. After the summer holidays, we will write out to you with the result of your application within 6 weeks.
Applying for primary schools in 2018
If your child was born between 1 September 2013 and 31 August 2014, they will start reception class at the start of the new school year in September 2018.
The online application process will open in November 2017.
The draft version of the Admission to Primary School 18-19 Booklet is available by following the links below. The final version of the booklet will be available in November -
Draft Admission to Primary School 18-19 Booklet Part 1
Draft Admission to Primary School 18-19 Booklet Part 2
Delayed entry to primary school - Advice for parents and carers.