Applying for Reception Place 2022
Primary school information for parents
The online application process for children who are due to start Foundation 2 in September 2022 is now open.
If you are applying to start Foundation 2 in September 2021, the online system has closed and you will need to complete a printable application form (PDF, 430KB). The online application portal is still open to view existing applications.
- Primary Information for Parents Booklet 2021-22.pdf
- Primary Preference Form.pdf
- Primary Admission Policy. 2021-22 pdf
Literature and application forms will be available from the council, from schools and other outlets. The online application system goes live.
This is the last day that applications will be accepted by the council and not treated as late.
Information about preferences will be sent to voluntary aided and academy schools for consideration.
Voluntary aided and academy schools will provide the council with their ranked applications.
Neighbouring authorities will share information and their offers.
Offer letters and emails (online applicants only) for all schools’ Foundation 2 places will be sent by the council.
Late applications will then be considered.
Appeals to be heard and decided.
Children begin school in Foundation 2/ Reception Class