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Starting primary school September 2016

For children born between 1 September 2011 and 31 August 2012 starting primary school in September 2015.

Starting primary school 2016

If you have submitted an on time application and you move address at any time, you must contact the School Placement and Admissions team. This is to ensure you receive all necessary correspondence.

It may be possible to use your new address to process your application if you contact us before 12 February 2016 and providing you:

  1. have applied on time
  2. are resident in your new property by 12 February 2016 and can provide evidence to confirm this
  3. have exchanged contracts on the purchase of your new property by 12 February 2016 and can provide evidence to confirm this.

This evidence must be received by 12 February 2016.

Please note: The decision to allow the address to be used will be made by the individual admissions authorities and may vary from school to school. Therefore if you have moved to another borough they may have different deadlines and require alternative documentation. Please check with the borough you are moving to. 

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 2016 (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. 

Late applications

The closing date for on time applications was Friday 15 January 2016.

However you can still submit a late application online up until Sunday 17 April 2016. Alternatively you can request a paper application by calling the School Placement and Admissions team on 01895 556644.

Please be aware that any application submitted after the deadline will not be processed until after national offer day for all on time applications.

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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. 


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.

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

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. 

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