Admissions

For admission to the school an application must be made to Essex County Council.

Admissions to Reception September 2018

The online application system will be available in the 2017 autumn term. For more information please see the School Planning and Admissions website.

There will be an opportunity for prospective parents/carers to visit the school on our Open Evening on Wednesday 29th November at 6.00pm or 7.00pm. As well as meeting the Headteacher, you will be able to meet the Foundation Stage Leader and school special needs coordinator to answer your questions. Please note the evening will be for parents and carers only and you are asked to arrive promptly for your choice of session. Parking is available on the lower playground, accessed via Victoria Chase. Contact the school office to book a place on one of the two time slots. Email: admin@north.essex.sch.uk or telephone: 01206 574225.

Essex County Council also publish the determined admission arrangements for the school, which are available to view on their website.

Mid-year transfer applications
If your child is already at primary school and you require a mid-year transfer you should complete the Mid Year Primary School Application Form.

If you would like to make an appointment to visit the school please contact the school office on 01206 574225.

Nursery Applications
The Nursery has places for 26 children in each session. Children are eligible for a funded place in Nursery the term after their third birthday and attend the morning Nursery (8.30 to 11.30am) or afternoon Nursery (12.20 to 3.30pm).

With effect from September 2017 all children are offered 15 hours of funded nursery education per week (over 5 morning or afternoon sessions). In addition to this, families who are eligible for up to 30 hours of nursery education will be able to combine morning and afternoon sessions to cover the whole school day (8.30am to 3.30pm). Parents can check if they are eligible on www.childcarechoices.gov.uk.

Parents can register their child on the waiting list after their second birthday by completing the Nursery application form and returning it to the school office. Children are placed on the waiting list in age order. Parents are offered a place when a space becomes available.