School Admissions - Primary Schools

Children normally start primary school at the start of the school year in which their fifth birthday falls (i.e. 1 September to 31 August inclusive).

September 2024 admissions

It is now time to apply for a 2024 Primary School placement. You can apply by completing the Online Admission Form.

Closing date

The closing date for 2024 September primary school admissions is Tuesday 9th January 2024 at 12 noon.  Any forms received after this date will be classed as a late application and will be considered on a monthly basis in line with the Admissions Policy.

If you experience any difficulties applying online please contact school admissions on 01495 766915 or email Alternatively you can download a Primary School Admission Form here.

Offer of places

The offer of places date is Tuesday 16th April 2024 (or next working day) . You will be informed of the outcome of your application via your chosen method of notification.

If you are not a Torfaen resident, you will be required to contact your Home Authority to seek advice on how to apply.

If however you wish for your child to attend a Voluntary Aided School, you will need to contact the school direct for the necessary admission arrangements.

Full details of the Authority’s Admission arrangements and related issues such as the provision of school transport can be found in the Parents/Carers Information Booklet.

Last Modified: 06/11/2023
For more information contact:

School Admissions

Tel: 01495 766915

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