Reception Admissions 2020

Applying for Reception class for September 2020

If your child was born between 1 September 2015 and 31 August 2016, you will need to apply for a school place for them for reception in September 2020. 

Deadlines - the closing date for primary school applications has now passed

Please see the following documents for information about Reception Admissions:

Letter to Parents-Reception Application 2020

Guidance leaflet on applying online - Application to Reception 2020

Primary_School_Admission_Poster

Community Schools Admission Arrangements 2020 -2021

You will also find all the information you require at:

https://www.croydon.gov.uk/education/schools-new/school-admissions/starting-primary-school

This includes:

  • Getting ready – doing your research
  • Creating an EAdmissions account, and
  • Completing your EAdmissions application form

 

In Year Admissions

In-year applications from families wishing to join Orchard Way Primary School are warmly welcomed. If you would like to find out if this is the school for your child, a tour can be booked to see the school in action.

Applying for an In-year school place at Orchard Way:

  • You will be required to fill in an in-year common application form
  • The in-year common application form must be submitted to the school admissions team by:
  • email to admissions@croydon.gov.uk, or post to School Admissions Team, Bernard Weatherill House, 4th Floor Zone A, 8 Mint Walk, Croydon CR0 1EA, or in person (Monday to Friday 9am to 4pm) at Access Croydon, Bernard Weatherill House, 8 Mint Walk, Croydon CR0 1EA.
  • You will receive an outcome to your application within 10 school days of receipt of your application.