Primary school places and admissions
Primary school admissions for September 2024
You can apply for a primary or infant school place to start in September 2024 for a child born between 1 September 2019 and 31 August 2020, from 1 September 2023. Applications will close on 15 January 2024.
You can apply for a junior school place to start in September 2024 for a child born between 1 September 2016 and 31 August 2017, from 1 September 2023. Applications will close on 15 January 2024.
You need to apply for a transfer to a junior school if your child currently attends a primary or infant school. Your child doesn't automatically qualify for a place if they attend the related primary or infant school.
Key dates for a primary, infant or junior school application
|1 September 2023||
Main application period opens.
|15 January 2024||Main application period closes.
You can make an application after this date, but it will be a late application. Late applications are not considered until all on-time applications have been considered and allocated.
|10 March 2024||Deadline to submit a change of address for consideration.|
|16 April 2024||Offer day. You will receive your offer of a primary school place.|
|28 April 2024||Deadline day for accepting an offer.|