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Hempstalls Primary School

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Admissions Hempstalls Primary School



 Waiting List Form All Years


 Reception Class September 2016



 When can my child start school?

 Your child can start school full-time in a reception class in the September of the academic year in which they    become five. For September 2016 admission, dates of birth normally fall between

1st September 2011


31st August 2012.


How do I apply for a place at a primary school?

You must make an application even if your child is currently attending a nursery class or has an elder brother or sister attending the school.


You can apply for a school:

• online at

Applicants who apply this way will receive their

decision on 18 April 2016 by email.


• Using the paper application form which you can download from our website. Applicants who apply this way will receive their decision after the offer date by 2nd class post. If you wish to make more than 3 preferences, please

email: with the details.


Who can apply?

Anyone with parental responsibility for a child. We expect parents to agree on school places before an application is made, and may demand evidence from you that this is the case. The local authority is not in a position to intervene in disputes between parents over school applications and will demand that these are resolved privately.

When should I apply?

You must apply for a school place for your child between 2 November 2015 and 15 January 2016 (the closing date). Applications received after the closing date may only be considered after those applications that were received on time have been dealt with and may result in your child not being dealt with and may result in your child not being admitted to your preferred school/s.


When is the Closing Date?

The closing date for all applications is 15 January 2016. 

 Reception Application Form

Primary Information 2016 Booklet



 Nursery Application Forms 2016


Nursery Age Admissions

Designated maintained nursery classes within Primary, Infant and First schools admit children at a single point of entry in the September of the academic year in which they become four.

When is my child eligible? 

  • For children whose date of birth is between 1 September 2012 and 31 August 2013 they would be able to start in September 2016


How do I apply for a maintained nursery place for September 2016?

18 January 2016

Application process opens for all Staffordshire residents. You can apply online or complete the paper application form. You will not be able to apply online before 18 January 2016.

Please see the Admission to Nursery booklet.

07 March 2016

Closing date. All nursery applications to be submitted to the School Admissions and Transport Service.

Spring Term 2016

Applications are processed and information is shared between relevant admission authorities where necessary.

09 May 2016

Offer day. Online applicants will receive an email, and others will have their offer posted 2nd class on this date.


 Admission to Nursery booklet September 2016

 Paper application form Nursery September 2016

• online at

Admissions policy 2017/18