Admission to school

provided by the Children's Services Department

Timeline of application process for admission to Year R & Year 3 in September 2015

Online application system opens - 01 November 2014

Parents of children resident in Hampshire (not including Portsmouth or Southampton) wishing to apply for a place to start school or transfer to junior school (including schools outside Hampshire) can apply online or request a paper form available from Hampshire schools or the County Admissions Team.

National deadline for Year R & Year 3 (junior school) applications - Thursday 15 January 2015

The online application system will close at midnight on this date. Paper application forms should be returned to a Hampshire County Council school during school hours or the County Admissions Team. by this date.

Final date for changes to on-time applications - 13 February 2015

If you provide evidence to the County Admissions Team of a significant change in your circumstances since 15 January, (usually a change of address) you may make a change to an on-time application up until this date. This is also the final date to provide medical evidence for applications wishing to be considered under the medical criterion. No changes can be made to on-time applications after 13 February.

National notification date - Thursday 16 April 2015

Online applicants will receive this notification by email and parents who submitted on-time paper applications will be sent a letter on 16 April 2014 by first-class post. Letters will also be sent to online applicants who were not offered a place at their first preference school.

Thursday 30 April 2015 - Late applications received before 16 April will be considered.

From Friday 01 May 2015 - Late applications received on or after 16 April will be considered.