Primary, infant and junior school admissions

Apply for your child's primary, infant or junior school place.


Find out where you child has a place at infant/primary school in 2017 (opens in a new window)

Find out where your child has a junior school place in 2017 (opens in a new window)

Late applications

If your child was born between 1 September 2012 and 31 August 2013 and will be eligible to start school in September 2017 and you have still not applied for a place for your child you can make a late primary or infant school application (opens in a new window) until 31 August 2017. After 31 august 2017 you can make an in-year admission.

If your child was born between 1 September 2009 and 31 August 2010 and is in their final year at infant school and you have not yet applied for a place you can make a late junior school application (opens in a new window) until 31 August 2017. After 31 August 2017 you can make an in-year admission.

If your child attends a school outside of Derbyshire which operates a different pattern of education and they are due to transfer primary school phase in September 2017 and you have not applied for a place, you can make a late junior school application (opens in a new window) utnil 31 August 2017. After 31 August 2017 you can make an in-year admission.

Appeals

If you can't get a place for your child in your preferred school you can appeal against the decision. Your appeal will be heard by an appeal panel independent of the school and ourselves.

Guidance on appeals is attached to this page and you should read this before you appeal online (opens in a new window) or complete the appeal form.

Changing school at other times

If you're moving to Derbyshire, or want to apply for your child to move schools other than at normal admission or transfer time, you can find out all you need to know about changing schools.

Primary, infant and junior admissions for September 2018

Applications for children due to start infant, primary and junior schools in September 2018 will open on 13 November 2017. We'll have more information at that time.

Related documents

The following documents are in Portable Document Format (PDF). You can download software to view PDF documents for free from the Adobe website (opens in a new window)

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