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Joining our School

September 2022

Please click here to view our school brochure.

For children who will be four on or before 31st August 2022, you will receive a brochure and school details for the schools in your local authority.  If you live in a neighbouring authority (e.g. County Durham), this does not exclude you from nominating our school as your school of preference but you must still apply using your local authority website. 

To help you to make your decision, we are holding Open Evenings during the Autumn Term (28th - 30th September 2021). These are specifically for parents who do not know the school and are wanting to make a preliminary visit before deciding on the school of their choice. It does not affect the application process at all. 

We appreciate that you may not be able to attend these sessions and so we have also put together a short video which we hope will give you an insight into life in Reception at our school.  Please click below to view:

Please follow precisely the guidance in the booklet provided by the Local Authority. Your application is acknowledged by email. 


Admissions Policy 2023-24

Admissions Policy 2022-23

    Admissions Appeals timetable 2022-23

Admissions Policy 2021-22  Covid-19 Update

    Admissions Appeals timetable 2021-22

Admissions Policy 2021-22


In year applications: 

We do have limited spaces in KS1 and KS2.  

Darlington School Council manage all of our school Admissions. The Admissions Team are an excellent source of expert advice.  They can be contacted on 01325 405907 or by visiting

Online application form

If you are interested in a space in our school, please do not hesitate to contact us on 01325 300326  or by email at