Primary school admissions

Primary school admissions

Entry to the primary (reception) class from September 2015

If your child was born between 1st September 2010 and 31st August 2011 your child will be due to start the reception class from September 2015. The application deadline was 15 January 2015.

Starting School booklet

» Starting school booklet for 2015 (9mb pdf)

Hints and tips brochure

To help you prepare, our hints & tips leaflet provides you with some information as a starting point and signposts you to further information.

» Hints and tips brochure (pdf)

How to apply

The on-time application deadline has now passed, you will not be able to use the online system to submit an application.  Please download and complete the application form (500kb pdf) and return it to the Admissions Team as soon as possible.

Important dates

The closing date for applications was 15th January 2015.  If you have not yet completed an application you will need to download the paper application form above.  The national offer day is 16th April 2015.  Online applicants will receive notification of the outcome of their application during the evening of the 16th April via the eAdmissions website.  Those that applied on a paper application form will receive notification of the outcome of their application in the post on 17th April.

Admissions arrangements

The starting school booklet will contain all the admissions arrangements for schools located in Hammersmith & Fulham but they are also linked here for your convenience.

» Admissions arrangements 2015 - 2016

Contact us

For further information, please contact us on 020 7745 6434/6432/6433 or email:

School admissions are managed jointly with Kensington & Chelsea and Westminster councils.  We are located at Kensington Town Hall, Hornton Street, W8 7NX.

Page last updated: 22/01/2015