Admission Procedure


admissions

Parent Tours of our School
We are running a series of tours for new parents to come visit our school, the dates are below:

Wednesday 5th December –  9.30am to 11.00am
Thursday 6th December
– 4.30pm to 6.00pm
 
Please can you confirm that you want to visit the school by contacting the school office on 020 8689 7681.

Admission for Reception Classes – School Year 2019 – 2020
(For children born between 1st September 2014 – 31st August 2015)

If you child was born between 1st September 2014 and 31st August 2015 you can apply for a place for your child to start Elmwood Infant School’s Reception class from the school year 2019 – 2020. To apply for a place you must complete a form. This form has to be completed by the parents of the child applying for a reception place. The easiest and most efficient way to apply is to do so online at http://www.croydon.gov.uk/admissions. If you apply online, the outcome of your application can be viewed online.

Completed forms must be returned by Tuesday 15th January 2019

Admission for Nursery Classes – School Year 2019 – 2020
(
For children born between 1st September 2015 – 31st August 2016)

If you child was born between 1st September 2015 and 31st August 2016 you can register for a place at our Nursery. Nursery application forms can be completed at the school office between 9.30am – 2.30pm Monday to Friday.  Before you come to the school to apply please make sure you bring the following: Child’s FULL birth certificate and proof of your home address (Mortgage agreement, council tax letter or tenancy agreement).

Year 2 (Infants) to Year 3 (Junior) Transfer

If your child is currently in Year 2, you must apply by 15th January 2017 for a junior school place.

Key points to remember:
There is no automatic transfer from Elmwood Infant School to Elmwood Junior School (or any other Junior School)
– Carefully read the admissions criteria for the junior school(s) that you wish to apply for,
– Junior schools give priority within their admissions criteria to children who are on the roll of their linked infants school.

You can complete and submit your application ONLINE at www.croydon.gov.uk/admissions