Starting school - reception 2022
If your child was born between 1 September 2017 and 31 August 2018, they will be starting reception in primary school from September 2022.
Applications for a reception place in 2022 open on 1 September 2021 and close on 15 January 2022. The national offer day is 19 April 2022.
Late application can still made for a reception place on the eAdmission website which remains open until the middle of August 2022. However, offers to late applicants will not be considered until the second round of offers after the national offer day.
If you have any queries about how your application will be considered, speak to the school admissions team on 020 8753 1085.
Download the eAdmissions application guidance notes (pdf 814KB).
The Starting School brochure provides you with information about schools in the area as well as a useful guide on how to apply for a school.
Download: Starting School 2022 (pdf 7.29MB)
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.
- Hints and tips 2022 primary leaflet (pdf 1MB)
- Hints and tips 2022 (Arabic) (pdf 4.2MB)
- Hints and tips 2022 (Polish) (pdf 4.2MB)
- Hints and tips 2022 (Somali) (pdf 4.1MB)
- Hints and tips 2022 (Spanish) (pdf 4.2MB)
Deferment for summer-born children
Applying for deferment for your summer-born child? Print, complete and submit this admission deferral form to the school admissions team.
020 8753 1085
145 King Street