Admissions September 

Children are not legally required to start school until the term following their 5th birthday. In Lancashire, however, all children who have their 5th birthday between 1st September and 31st August may start school in September.

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The admissions system is quick and easy to use and offers an email receipt of all submitted applications. Please remember to press the “submit” button when you are ready to send your completed on-line application. You must apply even if you already have siblings in school.

The closing date for primary school applications for September is: 15th January.  After this date late applications should be made to Pupil Access on 01772 531819.

School Transfers and Mid year admissions

Parents wishing to apply for a place mid year need to also contact Pupil Access on 01772 531819 as all admissions are now controlled by Lancashire County Council.