Leicestershire County Council Information for Parents

First Time Admissions

Everyone must apply for a school place, as there is no automatic entry for any school.

Before you apply for your child’s school place for September 2022, please make sure the following applies to you:  

1. You live in Leicestershire.
2. Your child is eligible to:

  • start primary school in September 2022 eg born between 1 September 2017 and 31 August 2018 inclusive

  • transfer from infant to junior school for the academic year 2022-23 eg born between 1 September 2014 and 31 August 2015. Note: applications for infant to junior transfers open on 1 September 2021


To apply for a place please use the link below

Secondary Transfer 

If your child is due to transfer to secondary school in Autumn 2022, the closing date for applications is 31st October 2021.

All parents MUST apply for a school place. Places will not be offered without an applications For more information, contact School Admissions on 0116 305 6684 or email:

Holiday / Leave of absence requests

Please may we remind parents and carers that holiday requests during term time cannot be authorised by the school. Any leave of absence request needs to be in writing addressed to the Head teacher and Governors of the school.

Schools nation ally are following Government regulations for leave of absence requests. Any unauthorised absence will be looked into by the Attendance Officer (Mrs Kirby) and could be subject to a fine and potential prosecution.

Please follow the link for further information: