Applying to start primary school

For parents of children starting primary school in September 2016.

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Children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities

Most children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities can get the support they need at local mainstream schools, please apply using the information above.

If your child has a statement of special educational needs or an Education, Health and Care plan, please do not apply using the information above, you need to follow a different admissions process.



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Laurence House
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