Primary School Applications
First Admissions and Infant to Junior transfer round.
Children who are 5 years old between 1 September 2020 and 31 August 2021 or transferring from an infant school (year 2) to junior education (year 3) in September 2020 will require a school place for September 2020.
Every child living in Nottinghamshire will receive an application pack to their home address week commencing 4 November 2019. Other packs will be sent by the child’s Home Local Authority.
The local authority recommend that parents apply online before the closing date of 15th January 2020 at www.nottinghamshire.gov.uk/schooladmissions ensuring they receive the outcome of their application by email on National offer day of 16 April 2020. They also advise that parents make 4 preferences in order starting with the one they would most like their child to attend.
Parents can find a wide range of useful information regarding the admissions process in the Admissions to Schools: Guide for parents 2020-2021 booklet at https://www.nottinghamshire.gov.uk/media/2314040/admissions-to-schools-guide-for-parents-reception-and-primary.pdf
Parents can check their home authority at www.gov.uk/find-local-council. If they live in Nottinghamshire please contact Nottinghamshire County Council and they will forward a pack to their home address. If they live in a different local authority area the parent/carer must contact the relevant authority to ensure the child receives a pack to apply.