Applications for a place in Nursery/School are made to the Local Authority.  

Please follow the link below to the admissions website where there is further information and application forms.


Nursery 2019/20 form is now live:-
Closing date 23/10/19
The secondary 2019/20 web link is live:-
Closing Date 31/10/19
Primary (Reception Place) 2019/20
Will be live mid October.


Nursery Admissions Criteria 2019/2020

  • There are 52 places available for nursery children at Carcroft Primary School.
  • A nursery place may be applied for at any time within 12 months before the starting date.
  • The starting date will usually be the beginning of the academic year in which the child becomes 4 years old.
  • In year admissions (early starts) will also be considered in January and April.
  • Parents/carers should apply using the appropriate form provided by the school office/online following the link above.
  • Following application, parents will be informed of whether a place is available for their child.  
  • Places will be allocated on a first come first served basis.

What is Carcroft Primary's offer?

All 3 and 4 year olds are entitled to 15 free hours and a further 15 hours is available for eligible parents. We offer up to 30 free hours of early education a week (38 weeks term time only). It is the parents’ responsibility to apply for 30 hours free childcare via the online HMRC eligibility checker or Eligible parents will receive a voucher code which should be provided to school to claim the full 30 hours.