Information for parents and carers of children starting full-time school for the first time, and moving on to full time school from a playgroup or nursery starting autumn 2015 or 2016.
National offer day
For applications received on or before 15 January 2015
The national offer day for starting school applications was Thursday 16 April 2015.
Parents who applied online will have received an email informing them of the outcome of their application.
Parents who applied using a paper application received their decision letter in the post, these will be posted out on the 16 April 2015, by second class post.
The following forms are available to help with your school admission:
- Refusing a school place offer
- Request to be added to the waiting list for the school you asked for
- Request to find out my position on the waiting list for a school
- Which schools in my area have places for my child?
If you are unhappy with your school allocation you have the right to appeal.
Starting school transfer timetable - Autumn 2015
The deadline for applying for a school place online to start school in autumn 2015 has closed. You will need to complete a general application form if your child will be starting school in autumn 2015. Please note this will be treated as a late application.
- Starting school booklet - A guide to applying for child's primary/infant school place 2015/16
- Complete a general application form (late applications only)
|Closing date for applications||January 2015|
|Allocation emails (if requested at time of online application)||16 April 2015|
|Allocation letters sent out||16 April 2015 (second class post)|
Starting school transfer timetable - Autumn 2016
|Application letter posted to parents||November 2015|
|Online applications open||November 2015|
|Closing date for applications||January 2016|
|Allocation emails (if requested at time of online application)||April 2016|
|Allocation letters sent out||April 2016 (second class post)|