School Admissions

September 2017 applications

You can now apply for a place in Reception for September 2017, closing date is the 15th January 2017. Notification of offers 18th April 2017.


Key Admission Dates:

Starting School in September 2017

1 September 2016

Application process starts - online application facility open, bookletavailable containing important information regarding the admissions process

15 January 2017

Closing date for application forms to be returned to the Council

18 April 2017

Online applicants can view the school place offered by logging into their online account - offer letters posted

2 May 2017

Closing date for acceptance or decline of place offered

17 May 2017

Closing date for appeal applications

by 19 July 2017

Appeal hearings (on time applicants)

In-year admissions

With effect from 1 September 2013 applications for in year school transfers are to be returned directly to the school or academy.


It is not always possible to offer your child a place in your preferred school, however, you can appeal the decision.

Where to find help

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Contact the School

J H Godwin Primary School

Melbourne Road

Main Contact: If you would like to contact someone at school for help with anything please ring and speak to Mrs S Jefferson or Mrs K Bickerton in the office

Tel: 01244 981003

SEN Contact: Mrs E Cornish SENDCO - via

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