How to apply for your child's Reception school place
Applying for place in Reception in primary and infant schools for September 2022
If your child’s 4th birthday falls between 1st September 2021 and 31st August 2022, you will need to apply for their primary school place for September 2022.
How to apply
The easiest and quickest way to apply is online at
The application process opens on 10th September 2021, and you will need to register using an email address. Alternatively, you may wish to complete a paper application form which you can request from the School Admissions Team (contact details below).
Closing date for applications
Your application form must reach us by 5 p.m. on 15th January 2022. Failure to do this may affect your chances of obtaining a place for your child at your preferred schools.
You will find helpful information in relation to making your application throughout our webpages - www.northamptonshire.gov.uk/admissions.
Alternatively, if you have any queries, you may contact us using the email address or telephone number below.
t. 0300 126 1000