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Reception Admissions

Reception Admissions for September 2022

For all children born from 1 September 2017 and 31 August 2018 inclusive, their parents/carers will need to apply for a reception class place in an infant or primary school for September 2022 entry. 


National closing date for on time reception applications 15 January 2022

National offer date for on time reception applicants 19 April 2022


All reception 2022 applications must be made through the family’s home local authority.‚Äč

For children living in Newham families must apply via London Borough of Newham. 

For children living outside Newham, whose family wants them to attend this school their application must be made through their home borough naming tis school as a preference on their application.


Remember, parents/carers must apply for a reception place in this school, even if the child:

  • Attends our nursery


  • Has a brother or sister attending this school.


Before submitting a reception application we strongly recommend all families read the Autumn 2021 edition of the local authorities ‘We are going to School’ guide and find out information about the school you are interested in.


Information about the reception process for September 2022 entry


London Borough of Newham’s Determined School Admission Arrangements for entry from September 2022


Link to Pan London eAdmissions portal – opens 1 September 2021 for September 2022 reception applications


Pan London Co-ordinated Scheme


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