Arrangements for 2018-2019
Details on how to apply for a place for your child to our nursery or reception classes for the school year 2018-19 will be published here as soon as the details are confirmed.
This information below is for reference only.
Admission for Reception Classes – School Year 2017 – 2018
(For children born between 1st September 2012 – 31st August 2013)
If you child was born between 1st September 2012 and 31st August 2013 you can apply for a place for your child to start Elmwood Infant School’s Reception class from the school year 2017 – 2018. 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 2017
Admission for Nursery Classes – School Year 2017 – 2018
(For children born between 1st September 2013 – 31st August 2014)
If you child was born between 1st September 2013 and 31st August 2014 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