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Essex County Council are responsible for allocating our school places.  You will receive an application form from them in November which will need to be submitted in January and they will notify you in April as to where your child will be placed.  For more details and further information on the admission process please go to the Admissions pages on Essex County Council website or alternatively, you can contact them on 0845 603 2200 or email admissions@essex.gov.uk.

If you are interested in your child attending our Nursery, please complete the Nursery Admission Form below and return to the School Office.

Admissions Policy

There is no guarantee for children living in the priority admission area.  

In the event of oversubscription places will be allocated using the following criteria in the order given:

  1. Looked After Children and previously looked after children;
  2. children with a sibling attending the school or the partner junior school;
  3. children living in the priority admission area;
  4. remaining applications.

In the event of oversubscription within any of the above criteria, priority will be determined by straight line distance from home to school, those living nearest being given the highest priority.


Published admission number: 2015/2016: 90

Number on roll: 270

Applications received (all preferences) Sept 2016: 183

In 2016 the last child was admitted under criterion: 4