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.
You must apply for a place in the reception class that starts in September 2021 if your child was born between 1 September 2016 and 31 August 2017.
We strongly recommend you apply for a school place using the online facility, which will be available to you at the start of the admissions process.
If you can't use the online system, you can can download a copy of the Starting School application form (PDF).
Please do not use the online facility or this application form if you are applying for a nursery place. You should contact the school for information about the application process.
Please contact the School Admissions Service on email@example.com if you need advice about applying for a school place,
Closing date for applications
15 January 2021.
National Offer Day is 16 April 2021
If you have applied online, you will receive an email to let you know the outcome of your application. In addition, as the results will be posted to the online system overnight, you can log into your account to access the result of your application. If you have not applied online, we will post a letter to you on this day.
Those of you who have not been offered a place at your first preference school will also be sent a copy of this information about the number of offers and places at each school (PDF) and how to lodge an appeal.