Starting primary school from September 2017

If your child is born between 1 September 2012 and 31 August 2013 you will need to apply for a primary school place by 15 January 2017. Your child will be due to start the reception class from September 2017.

In order for you to be fully informed and prepared, this hints and tips leaflet will provide you with basic information and point you in the right direction to access further information. 

Where distance from home to school is used to allocate places, cut-off distance maps will shortly be provided to show how places were offered last year.

The annual ‘Your choice of primary education’ brochure is provided to assist you with your school choices which you can submit online from 1 September 2016. 

Please read our admissions brochure to assist you with your school choices; you will be able to submit your choices online from 1 September 2016.

Admissions online access

The closing date for applications is 15 January 2017 and the national offer day is 18 April 2017.  

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Last updated: 13 September 2016
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