The school serves a catchment area but there is no automatic right to a place in our school.
Our Published Admissions Number is 75.
Derby City Council admissions service are responsible for coordinating all applications from parents for school places in our catchment area.
If you want to apply for an infant, junior or primary school place in Derby, you need to make an application to them.
Applying for As a parent you have a legal right to express a preference for a school that you want your child to attend. If your preferred school has a place, then a place should be offered to your child.
If you want to apply for the intake year of an Infant, Junior or Primary school starting in September 2018, you can make your application from 4th November 2017, to make an application you can:
Closing date for applications 15th January 2018
If you make your application online, you will be able to access your decision on 16th April 2018 – National Offer Day. If you apply by phone or on a paper form your offer letter will be posted on 16th April 2018, second class. No decision will be given over the telephone.
If you want to make an application for a school in Derby City Council’s area, you need to complete a Primary School in-year admission form. As the Council’s Admissions service, we are responsible for co-ordinating all applications made for secondary school places.
Alternatively, you can complete the eform – it’s quick and easy. If you want to apply using a paper form, you can telephone 01332 642726 to ask us to send you one.
When you complete your application form you will have the opportunity to express preferences in rank order for up to three schools both in and outside of Derby City. You will also be able state your reasons for your preferences.
DCC will then process your application form according to how you have ranked your schools and you should receive a written decision from us within 15 working days.
DCC will send you our decision which will be one of these three outcomes…
You can also track your application process online.
Before being admitted to the Infants, the children are given the opportunity to spend some time in the School to see their classroom and to visit their new class teacher.
Parents are also invited to meet with the Head teacher and staff, giving you the opportunity to discuss any concerns you might have regarding your child’s admission to school.
To join our Nursery parents first need to put their child’s name onto our Nursery waiting list.
Do this as soon as possible by filling in an application form, which is available from the School Office or from the Nursery.
We aim to admit children to the Nursery as soon after their third birthday as possible. However, this varies according to the number of places available at the time. It may not be possible to admit every child who applies for a place. Your child may be offered one of four options please see below, depending on availability and we do need to see his/her birth certificate before a Nursery place is offered. Most of our children join the Nursery in the September after their third birthday.
The nursery has 30 places. These are awarded to children in accordance with The City of Derby’s Admission Policy; priority being given to those children considered to have special needs.
Children transfer to the Infant classes during the Autumn Term in the year in which their fifth birthday occurs.
The Nursery offers places in 2 different ways:
Children will be invited to come into the Infant School on a full-time basis in the September of the year in which they have their fifth birthday. Parents must apply to the Local Authority for a place in their chosen school or schools.