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Primary school

​​​​​​​​​​​​Primary school applications for 2021/22 are closed.​

Applications were open from Monday 16th November 2020 to Monday 11th January 2021.​​​

Log in to the School Admissions​ system

Guide to using the online admissions system (807kb PDF)​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Link opens in a new window

Key dates for applying

DateStep in application process
16 NovemberApplications open
11 JanuaryApplications close
12 JanuaryFrom this date late applications must be completed on paper. 
The online system will not be available. 
16 April 2021
Offer day. An email will be sent out to you after 10am. 
We can give decisions over the phone after 12pm. 

What if i've missed the deadline?​

If you have missed the deadline for applying for a primary school place you will need to complete a late application form.​ (312kb PDF)​​​​​​​​​​Link opens in a new window​​​​​​​​​​​

Coordinated Admissions

You can apply for all community primary schools and St Mellons CiW Primary School.

Please note that 15 school places are allocated by the school in line with their admissions policy and a further 15 places are allocated using the Council’s School Admission policy 2021/22.​