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Apply for a primary school place 2024/2025

How to apply for a primary school place for the 2024/2025 school year. This includes infant and junior school places.

How to check your primary school place on National Offer Day (16 April 2024)

Online applications – 16 April 2024:

*unless you have indicated that you do not wish to receive an email. Please check your 'spam' and 'junk' folders.

Paper applications – 16 April 2024: 

You will be sent a letter, which we will post out on this day by second class post with the offer of a school place and information about what to do next.

Further information is within the step by step below.

In-year applications

Parents and carers can make an in-year application for their child to go to a new school:

  • during the school year
  • at the start of the school year but in a different age group from the school's normal year of entry

Further information is within the step by step below.

School Admission guides and list of schools

Full details relating to information on this page can be found in the following: 

View the schools' details, admissions policies and Supplementary Information Forms for the 2024/2025 school year

Please be aware: You must consider how your child will travel to and from school before you apply for a school place. Your child might not be eligible for funded school travel to their catchment area school if this is not the nearest suitable school.

Applying for a primary school place: step by step