We are writing on behalf of the local authority to advise you about the application process for children due to start in Reception in September 2020.

If you have a child who turns 4 by 31st August 2019 you MUST apply for a primary school place for them.

Every year 1 in 10 parents fails to apply for a reception class place on time. If you need to apply for a school place then please:

  1. Visit www.croydon.gov.uk/admissions to find out about the schools in the area and be guided through the steps in the application process.
  2. Apply through an eAdmissions account at www.eadmissions.org.ukAPPLICATION DEADLINE IS 15 JANUARY 2020If you do not have access to the internet at home you can use a computer at any Croydon library or at Access Croydon, where staff will be on hand to help.Answers to many common questions are available at: https://www.croydon.gov.uk/education/schools-new/school-admissions/starting-primary-school  Bynes RoadCR2 0PYTel: 020 8688 4268

If you have any additional queries please contact Schools Admissions at school.admissions@croydon.gov.uk or by telephone on 020 8726 6400.

You will be able to view the outcome of your application through their eAdmissions account on 16 April 2020.

Guidance leaflet on applying online – Application to Reception and Junior class 2020

Letter to Parents-Reception Application 2020 admission

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