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When to apply for a place at Swanwick Primary School

If your child was born between 1 September 2016 and 31 August 2017 they will be able to start school in September 2021. 

You should apply for their infant or primary school place by 15 January 2021.

The application process is quick and easy. The Council must have received your application either online or through ‘Call Derbyshire’ by midnight on 15 January 2021.

How to apply for a place at Swanwick Primary School

Derbyshire County Council admissions service is responsible for co-ordinating all applications from parents for school places in our catchment area.

The Local Authority coordinate all admissions for our school and are responsible for coordinating all applications from parents for school places in our catchment area. If you want to apply for a primary school place in Derbyshire, you need to make an application to Derbyshire County Council. Whilst we can help you with queries about our school, the application for a place must be made via https://www.derbyshire.gov.uk/education/schools/school-places/primary-admissions/parentsguide/parents-guide-to-primary-admissions.aspx

If you don't have internet access Call Derbyshire tel: 01629 533190 to make a telephone application. Paper forms are also available, if you prefer, by email: admissions.transport@derbyshire.gov.uk or tel: 01629 537479.

How will I know if I have a place?

The Council will email your offer on 16 April 2021. If you apply online you'll also be able to log on to the admissions website from this date to view your offer. If you don't have an email address, they will post your offer second class on 16 April 2021.

What happens next?

If you have secured a place in our setting, we will be contacting you after the 26th April with a welcome pack and further information about the transition process. We usually plan a package of visits, ‘Stay and Play’ sessions, Home visits and/or phone calls. Where possible, staff will also visit your child in their current setting in order to meet them and chat to their current teaching staff.

Swanwick Primary School

South Street, Swanwick,
Alfreton, Derbyshire, DE5 51BZ

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