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Starting primary school September 2016

Do you have a child born between 1 September 2011 and 31 August 2012?

Starting primary school 2016

If so you must apply for your child to start primary school in September 2016 by the Friday 15 January 2016.

Before you apply

Read the  primary school admissions brochure [4Mb]. The brochure contains a lot of useful information on making your application, choosing your schools, frequently asked questions and all of the schools' individual criteria and contact details. 

Book onto our information session, which is being held for parents/guardians to explain the application process.

Spaces are limited and you must book your place to attend.

Book information session


Closing date for applications is Friday 15 January 2016.

To give your child the best possible chance of being offered their preferred school, please ensure your application is received on time. Hillingdon Council can not be held responsible for any delays in the post or problems with internet providers; we would therefore recommend that you submit your application by Monday 11 January 2016 to ensure it is received on time.

If you are having difficulties making an application online we are holding application workshops in Uxbridge Library to assist parents with making an application. Spaces are limited and you must book your place to attend.

Book I.T workshop

How to create and submit an online application [415kb]

Apply now


If you are considering applying to a school that considers faith as a criterion you must complete a supplementary information form (SIF). The completed SIF must be returned to the school or address cited on the school's criteria by the deadline 15 January 2016.

The following schools consider faith as a criterion, please select the name of the school to obtain a supplementary form.

Offer day

National offer day is Monday 18 April 2016.

You can view the result of your offer during the evening of Monday 18 April 2015 (after 5pm). You will not receive an offer letter by post.

The deadline to send back your acceptance or decline is Tuesday 3 May 2016. You must accept your offer to secure your school place. 

New primary schools for 2014

To ensure every child in Hillingdon has a high quality school place close to home, two new primary schools have been built, one in Hillingdon. 

  • John Locke Academy - St Andrew's Park, Uxbridge
  • Lake Farm Park Academy - Hayes

New primary school for 2015

  • St Martins Church of England Primary School - Yiewsley/West Drayton.

If you would like more information about this school please visit the Frays Academy Trust website ?

Find out more  about these schools and their admissions criteria. 


Information on furthest distances offered for Community, Academies, Foundation and Free Schools.