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Starting primary school

If you applied online; you will receive an email on the evening of the 16 April, advising you to log back into your account to view and accept your offer.

Primary school 2014

New primary schools for 2014

Two new primary schools for Hayes and Uxbridge »

Because Hillingdon is trying to be more eco-friendly and reduce unnecessary paperwork, those who applied online will not receive an offer letter in the post, all relevant information will be available on the website » 
If you submitted a paper application; your offer letter will be posted on 16 April 2014 with full instructions on how to accept your school offer. For data protection reasons, the School Placement and Admissions team can not advise parents/guardians of the outcome of their application over the telephone.
Accept / decline your school offer »  
You must accept the offer by 30 April 2014 to secure the school place.

Declining your offer

If you applied online, you can decline the offer online. Please ensure you state the reason for the decline.  If it is because you are unhappy with the offer you have been given, you are strongly advised to accept the offer because it will not prejudice your higher preferences. Your child will be placed on the waiting list for all schools you named as a higher preference. Please be aware that all Academies, Free schools, Voluntary Aided (faith) and Foundation schools hold their own waiting lists. The Local Authority only holds waiting lists for Community schools. Please do not call the schools before May because the lists will not be finalised until then.

Late applications

The closing date for on time applications was the 15 January 2014.

Read the Starting Primary School 2014 brochure [875kb] »

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. Please be aware that late applications will not be processed until after on-time offers have been made.

If you have not yet applied; please request a paper application by sending an email to admissions@hillingdon.gov.uk or by calling the School Placement and Admissions team on 01895 556644.


The deadline for submitting appeals documentation is Friday 16 May 2014, to ensure that the appeal is heard before the end of term. For appeal documentation for non-community schools please contact the school directly »