NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY COUNCIL ADMISSIONS
Please refer to Northumberland County Council’s Education booklet for detailed information on Reception entry applications, moving school applications and appeals can be found on the link below.
Northumberland County Council School Admissions (click to be re-directed to NCC admissions website)
ADMISSION TO EARLY YEARS
Where children are joining Reception in September please see the link above for ‘Reception Entry Applications’. Please note the Northumberland County Council portal accepts applications from the beginning of November and closes in mid-January each year.
Pre-Reception Applications (Open to children starting full time with us in September)
We strongly encourage children to join our Early Years class at the start of the school term following their 4th birthday.
For pre-Reception entry in the Spring Term, children must have had their 4th birthday before school reopens in January.
For pre-Reception entry in the Summer Term, children must have had their 4th birthday before school reopens after the Easter break.
If you feel you may be entitled to free childcare please click the link below to check your eligibility:
MOVING SCHOOLS (IN YEAR APPLICATIONS)
As long as there are places available, we welcome new children into school over the course of the year. Parents and carers who wish their children to join the school mid-year may submit an application by completing an ‘In Year’ application form available from https://online.northumberland.gov.uk/citizenportal/form.aspx?form=school_adm
Parents will be informed by County if a place is available for their children.
We strongly recommend families wishing to join our school community arrange a visit prior to application to enable you ask questions and experience our school environment.
TRANSITION FROM PRIMARY TO HIGH SCHOOL
Please see the Year 7 (secondary) link above to the Northumberland County Council Website – please note the deadline for these applications is 31st October each year.