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Reception Admissions 2023/2024

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Reception Class Places - September 2023


Your child can start in Reception class in the September following their 4th birthday. All infant, first and primary schools in Hertfordshire provide full time education for those offered a place in Reception class.


Parents of children coming up to school age will receive a booklet from Herts County Council, which contains information on how to apply for a primary school place. Applications can also be made on line at  All responsibility for admission to our school lies with the education authority, so our Headteacher will not be able to give you a firm offer of a place. 


Admissions Timetable for Reception Class Places-September 2023


1st November 2022 - Online system opens for you to apply


15th January 2023 - Deadline to apply for a school place

4th March 2023 - Applications received after this date will not be offered a school place until the week commencing 19th June 2023

17th April 2023 - National Allocation Day - You will receive an email with the details of the school you have been allocated. 

12th - 16th June 2023 - Second (and final) continuing interest list


Further information and important dates can be found at

Hertfordshire County Council Reception 2023 Admissions