Starting school - reception 2021

If your child was born between 1 September 2016 and 31 August 2017, they will be starting reception in primary school from September 2021.

Application for a reception place in 2021 opened on 1 September 2020 and will close on 15 January 2021. The national offer date is 16 April 2021.

The eAdmissions site is now open for you to register your details and to make an application for a reception place.

eAdmission guidance notes (pdf)

Apply for a school place

The 'Starting School 2021' brochure provides you with information about schools in the area as well as a useful guide on how to apply for a school.

Starting School 2021 (pdf 9.8MB)

Hints and tips leaflets

Please make use of our new hints and tips leaflets which will soon be provided in Arabic, Polish, Somali and Spanish.

Deferment for summer-born children

Applying for deferment for your summer-born child? Print, complete and submit this admission deferral formto the school admissions team.

Contact us

020 8753 1085

3rd Floor
145 King Street
W6 9XY