Admission Arrangements for September 2024

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Reception places

Middleforth CE Primary School is a voluntary controlled school, and Lancashire County Council (LCC) is the admissions authority for community and voluntary controlled schools.

For information about the admissions criteria and process for reception places, please click here or view the PDF document below.

The closing date for September 2024 reception class admissions was Monday 15th January and offers will be made to parents by Lancashire County Council on Tuesday 16th April 2024.

Applications must be made on-line via the Lancashire County Council website - to apply for a Reception place click here.

Please note, we do not require a supplementary information form (SIF).

If you have any questions regarding our school please contact the school office.

Primary School Appeals

For information regarding how to appeal a primary school place click below: 

Appeal against an admission decision - Lancashire County Council  


In Year Admissions

Since 1 November 2021, the Area Pupil Access team has been responsible for co-ordinating all in year admissions, irrespective of the year group, and schools do not maintain waiting lists for places.

To apply online for an in year move click here.

Parents should contact LCC Pupil Access directly on on 01772 532109 if you wish to discuss you application, as we do not manage this process.


Secondary School Applications for Year 6 Pupils

The closing date for September 2023 Secondary School applications for our current Year 6 was 31st October 2023 and parents/carers will be been notifed of their children's places on Friday 1st March 2024.

For further information regarding applications for a Secondary School place click here.

To appeal a secondary school place click here.

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