School Admissions

 

Applications for school places for the normal admission round into reception the September following the child’s fourth birthday, transfer to secondary school the September following the child’s eleventh birthday and applications received for in year (i.e. into any year group outside the normal admission round), shall be determined in accordance with the provisions set out in the policy below. Primary normal admissions for those coming into reception, open in September and close in January. Please check the current policy or website links below for the current timelines.

Applications from Cheshire West and Chester residents for places in local authority maintained schools and academies, including applications for schools maintained by other local authorities, must be made on the Cheshire West and Chester Council common application form. Please see the links below. Please ask at the office if you would like any of this documentation in paper format.

 

To apply for a Reception class place follow this link    http://cheshirewestandchester.gov.uk/admissions 

To download a CWAC booklet about applying for a reception place follow this link

https://www.cheshirewestandchester.gov.uk/documents/education-and-learning/schools/admissions/information-booklets/starting-primary-school-in-september-2019.pdf

 

For 'In Year' transfers or admissions, please make an appointment at the school office. Alternatively, visit the Cheshire West and Chester website - see link below:

http://www.cheshirewestandchester.gov.uk/residents/education-and-learning/school-admissions/in-year-school-transfers.aspx

See below for our school admission policy which is the CWAC admissions arrangements document.