Primary school admissions

Starting primary school (entry to reception class from September 2018)

If your child was born between 1 September 2013 and 31 August 2014, he or she will be starting Reception in primary school from September 2018.

The national closing date for applications was 15 January 2018 and the national offer date was 16 April 2018.

The eAdmissions site website is open to receive late applications. All applications submitted after 16 April 2018 will be treated as late.

If there are exceptional circumstances as to why you were unable to submit before the closing date, you must indicate this in your application. If you have not done this, send any reasons in writing to as soon as possible.

The following information remains available throughout the primary Reception process.

The Hints and tips leaflet (pdf 1.9MB) contains basic information to help you with your research.

The Starting school in 2018 brochure (pdf 2.29MB) is a guide to the application process and contains information about schools in the borough.

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