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How to apply

This page relates to children born on or between 1 September 2017 and 31 August 2018.

If your child’s date of birth does not fall on or between these dates, please see our when to apply page.

If your child was born on or between 1 September 2017 and 31 August 2018 you will be able to apply for a primary school place from November 2021 for your child to start school from September 2022.

We strongly advise that you mark our Key Dates in your diary to avoid missing any deadlines.

When applying for a school place to start school for the very first time (Reception) you must apply to your home local authority. Therefore, the information provided on this page and the Key Dates provided only relate to Bracknell Forest residents.

If you are not a Bracknell Forest resident, we would advise you speak to your home local authority regarding their pre-admission’s procedure.

From September 2021 the Guide to Primary Education 2022 to 2023 will be available on this page. It is very important that you read all the information provided in this guide before you apply.

The application process is open from 5 November 2021 to 15 January 2022.

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