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Primary Schools

Applying for a Primary School Place for September 2017

If your child will turn 4 between 1 September 2016 and 31 August 2017, he or she can start primary school in September 2017. If you have not already applied you should contact us on 01744 671035 or  email schooladmissions@sthelens.gov.uk 

Applying for Primary Schools in 2018

If your child will turn 4 between 1 September 2017 and 31 August 2018, he or she can start primary school in September 2018 you can apply online.

Before you apply

  • Read the Primary Education Booklet which contains useful information about the application process including: how places will be allocated, definition of home address and how late applications will be dealt with. 
  • Consider how your child will get to school and the potential transport costs.
  • Clarify any issues you are not sure about with a member of the School Admissions Team on 01744 671035 or email schooladmissions@sthelens.gov.uk