Children are normally admitted to school at the start
of or during the reception year, that is the school year in which
they become 5. Parents of children born between 1 September 2012
and 31 August 2013 who are due to be admitted in September 2017
will be required to apply to the local authority where they live
for a place in the reception class.
You can view the booklet for parents,
School Booklet (PDF document opens in
new window), and download a copy of the Starting
form (PDF document opens in new window),
but we strongly recommend that you apply for a place using the
online facility. If you
do not have access to the internet, you can collect an
application form from your local school.
Please do not use the online
facility or this application form if you are applying for nursery
place - you should contact the school for information about the
If you require any advice about applying for a school
place, please contact the School Admissions Service General
Enquiries Line: Tel: (01234) 718120.
Closing Date for applications
15 January 2017.