Admissions & Appeals

How to apply for Reception school place for September 2024

If your child’s date of birth falls between 01.09.2019 and 31.08.2020 then they will start school in September 2024.  You can apply for a school place between 01 September 2023 and 15 January 2024.

The following information may also help with your application, please click here for further guidance. This link will  provide you with all the information you require in order to make an application as part of the admissions process. 

Please note that the local authority decides our admission arrangements.

Appeal for a School Place

If your child has been refused a school place and you wish to appeal, please click on the link below:

Appeal for a school place – Lancashire County Council

or you can ring the Customer Service Centre – 0300 123 6707

or you can visit the Lancashire Learning and Information Exchange in Burnley or Preston  where someone will be available to assist you

How to apply for a school place during the year:

Generally, children can be admitted to a school at the start of a term; in September, January or April.

To apply for an ‘In Year’ school place you can click on the link below and complete the form direct on the Lancashire County Council Website:

https://www.lancashire.gov.uk/children-education-families/schools/apply-for-a-school-place/changing-schools-during-the-school-year/community-and-voluntary-controlled-schools/

OR:  you can also apply using the ‘In Year Application Form’ below and either post to Preston or email to the East Pupil Access Team

Please note:

For children with EHCP, Local Authority will consult with schools on an individual basis to ascertain if the setting being approached can provide the provision to meet the needs of the child, prior to then being named on the EHCP.

Click on the ‘Springfield Owls’ to access the In Year Application Form

 

In Year Application Form

Useful Dates

Jun
21
Fri
all-day Y5 Lancashire Sings Event
Y5 Lancashire Sings Event
Jun 21 all-day
Y5 Lancashire Sings Event
on Friday 21 June the Year 5 class will be taking part in an event being held at Turf Moor FanZone in Burnley
Jun
24
Mon
3:15 pm Choir Rehearsal
Choir Rehearsal
Jun 24 @ 3:15 pm – 3:55 pm
Choir Rehearsal
from Monday 11 September and then every week to the end of the academic year [excluding holidays]
Jun
25
Tue
all-day Summer Term Swimming
Summer Term Swimming
Jun 25 all-day
Summer Term Swimming
Year 3 will be swimming this term starting on Tuesday 16 April and every Tuesday thereafter until Tuesday 02 July
Jun
26
Wed
8:35 am Parent/Carer Stay & Read Sessions
Parent/Carer Stay & Read Sessions
Jun 26 @ 8:35 am – 9:00 am
Parent/Carer Stay & Read Sessions
starting Wednesday 17 January from 8.35am to 9.00am in the classroom and weekly thereafter
Jun
27
Thu
all-day Transition Days
Transition Days
Jun 27 all-day
Transition Days
Y6 children attending Sir John Thursby, Unity College or Blessed Trinity from September should go direct to their new schools for the day on Thursday 27 June
Jul
1
Mon
3:15 pm Choir Rehearsal
Choir Rehearsal
Jul 1 @ 3:15 pm – 3:55 pm
Choir Rehearsal
from Monday 11 September and then every week to the end of the academic year [excluding holidays]
Jul
2
Tue
all-day Summer Term Swimming
Summer Term Swimming
Jul 2 all-day
Summer Term Swimming
Year 3 will be swimming this term starting on Tuesday 16 April and every Tuesday thereafter until Tuesday 02 July
Jul
3
Wed
all-day Y2 Trip to St Anne’s
Y2 Trip to St Anne’s
Jul 3 all-day
Y2 Trip to St Anne’s
on Wednesday 03 July Year 2 will be going to the beach at St Anne’s and visiting the RNLI
8:35 am Parent/Carer Stay & Read Sessions
Parent/Carer Stay & Read Sessions
Jul 3 @ 8:35 am – 9:00 am
Parent/Carer Stay & Read Sessions
starting Wednesday 17 January from 8.35am to 9.00am in the classroom and weekly thereafter

Contact

Oxford Road, Burnley BB11 3HP

Tel: 01282 437277

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