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Primary Admissions Reception for September 2024 Intake

Admissions Reception Information

Key Reception Admission Dates for 2024 Intake

Friday 1st September 2023

Applications Open 

Monday 16th October 2023 5-6pm

Thursday 9th November 2023            9-10am


Tuesday 21st November 2023 2-3pm

Tuesday 5th December 2023 5-6pm

Wednesday 10th January 2024          9-10am


Open Event with presentations from the Principal and Early Years Lead, including a tour of the school.




Every Wednesday morning until 14th December 2023 9am-9:30am

Tour of the Early Years setting to view the nursery and reception facilities in action. 

Book an open event or tour

Book your place here

Sunday 14th January 2024

Closing date for Primary (Reception) Applications  

Monday 15th April 2024

Offers made to start in September 2024

 Tuesday 2nd May 2024

Deadline for parents/carers to accept or reject offer

End of August/September 2024

Home Visits will take place and parents will be notified of the date and time accordingly. 

September 2024

New entrants will be given staggered start dates  

Friday 27th December 2024

Please email after the closing date if you would like your child to remain on the waiting list for the Academic Year 2024/25



For admissions arrangements info and to apply for Reception places for September 2024 intake, parents and carers can contact / apply via the Local Authority by clicking the link below:

Bexley Admissions Arrangements for Intake 2024

Admissions Information and FAQ's for 2024 intake, please click on the link below to view:  


Admission information and FAQ's for Reception 2024 Intake

Reception Entry

Children qualify for admission to the Reception classes in September 2024 intake if they were born between:

1st September 2019 - 31st August 2020.

Please note: If your child attended the Nursery at Haberdashers' Crayford Primary, your child is NOT guaranteed a Reception place at Haberdashers' Crayford Primary, you still need to apply using the link above named Bexley Admissions Arrangements for Intake 2024.    

The closing date for all Reception Applications is: 14th January 2024.

Late application enquiries must be referred to the Bexley Local Authority, call 020 8303 7777.