Applications can be made at any time. We keep a waiting list with places prioritised in the following order:
Looked After Children
Siblings of children already attending the school
Induction to Nursery
We have a structured induction programme for our Nursery children a staggered start with a two week settling in period, careful planning of resources and gradual introduction of the class routines. We understand that every child is different and we work carefully with parents and carers to ensure that your child has the best start to their time in Nursery and can settle into the routines of Nursery.
Transition to Reception
In the Summer term, we have a structured transition programme for the children introducing them to the Reception teachers and their new classrooms, staff, as well as involvement in whole school initiatives and assemblies.
To apply for a reception place, you will need to apply online through the Local Authority (Islington).
More information about applying for places can be found on the London Borough of Islington website here:
Below is a link to the Islington Primary School Admissions Booklet 2018. This booklet explains the admissions criteria for community schools (page 20). Within this you will also find the link to an online application form and further information on applying for a reception place.