Children start Nursery in the September following their third birthday. You can register your child for a Nursery place at any time; application forms are available from the Key Stage 1 office. The enrolment process starts in the November prior to the September that your child is due to start. Offers of a place are sent out towards the end of February.
Nursery offers for September 2017 are made in February 2017. Please contact the school office 01922 743621 if you are interested in a Nursery place.
Children start Reception in the September following their fourth birthday. Application packs are provided by the Local Authority and are sent through whichever provision your child is accessing at the time. If your child is not attending any Nursery provision the pack should be sent to your home address.
The process starts in the October prior to the September that your child is due to start. The Local Authority handles all Reception applications and offers of a place are notified by them towards the end of April.
The closing date for Reception 2017 on-line admissions was 5th January 2017 – please contact Walsall School Admissions on 01922 652585 to apply after this date.
Admission Criteria in case of over-subscription
- Children in Public Care (looked after children)
- Children who have an older sibling already in attendance at the school and who will still be attending the school at the proposed admission date.
- Children for whom a place at the school is essential on medical or social grounds and is supported in writing by a medical practitioner or a social worker.
- Distance will be measured in a straight line from the centre point of the home address to the centre point of the school address using the Local Authority’s computerised measuring system with those living closer to the school receiving the higher priority.