Admissions Policy

Lyndhurst Primary School is a large school for pupils aged 3-11. Our Academy is part of the Focus-Trust and caters for 480 pupils. We are a vibrant and inclusive community, and our skilled and dedicated staff work hard to provide a wide range of educational experiences for the children in a safe and stimulating environment.

Focus Academy Trust is the overall admissions authority for the Academy with decision making delegated to the Academy’s Governing Body.

If you wish to apply for a place for your child – Reception through to Year 6, please apply through Oldham Council.

If you are applying for Nursery, please call into the school office and they will be happy to assist you.

Lyndhurst Primary School Admissions Policy

Key Dates for Parents looking for a Reception place

PRIMARY ALLOCATIONS – Born between 01.09.2015 – 31.08.2016

ONLINE APPLICATION OPENS – 1 September 2019

DEADLINE DATE – 15 January 2020 5pm

LATE ON LINE OPENS – 16 January 2020

CHANGE OF EXCEPTIONAL CIRCUMSTANCES DATE – 7 February 2020

SCHOOLS TO RANK APPLICATIONS FROM 10 February 2020 to 28 February 2020

OFFER DATE – 16 April 2020

CLOSING DATE FOR APPEALS – 8 May 2020

WAITING LIST AVAILABLE – 18 May 2020

LAST DATE FOR APPEAL HEARINGS 10 July 2020

LAST DATE FOR LATE ONLINE APPLICATIONS – 17 July 2020

SCHOOLS CLOSE – 16 July 2020

IN YEAR APPLICATIONS FROM 20 July 2020