Admissions September 2024
Applying for a primary school place
You should apply for a primary or infant school place if your child is born between 1 September 2019 and 31 August 2020
|15 November 2023||Admissions open|
|15 January 2024||Admissions close (national closing date)|
|9 February 2024||Lincolnshire final closing date for late applications and changes (your application may not be accepted if you apply to schools outside of Lincolnshire).|
|17 April 2024||Admissions reopen for late applications or changes|
|17 May 2024||Admissions close|
|20 May 2024||Main allocation process ends and all further applications are dealt with on at least a weekly basis after 3 June 2024|
Choosing a primary school for your child is an important step. If you were unable to attend one of our Open Mornings, we have the following School Tours now available to book. Booking is essential, so please call us on 01780 762400 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Friday 24th November, 3:30pm-booking essential!
- Friday 1st December, 3:30pm-booking essential!
- Friday 8th December, 3:30pm-booking essential!
We are looking forward to welcoming you and to giving you the opportunity to discover for yourselves our warm, nurturing and happy environment, where children thrive and flourish as confident, independent learners.
Parent Handbook In addition to dedicated areas on this website, our Parent Handbook contains key information that will enable you and your child to settle into our school with ease.
Take our Virtual Tour
(Please note the virtual tour was filmed during COVID 19 Restrictions)
For more information on our admission criteria, see our Admissions Policy.
The preferred method for applying for a Reception place is online. Apply for a place online here. You can also apply by telephoning Lincolnshire County Council Customer Service Centre on 01522 782030.
If you need to apply for a place outside of the normal admissions dates, perhaps because you have just moved to the area, then you should use the process described on the Lincolnshire County Council 'Midyear admissions' pages.
Find your nearest school – Lincolnshire County Council
How do I apply for a school place?
2. Visit the schools you are interested in
We encourage prospective families to visit our school. We feel it is very important to see us in action and therefore we hope that our open mornings and virtual tour will give you an insight into our school life. We welcome individual queries via telephone or email.
3. Ask the schools for a prospectus so you can learn more about them
We have the St Gilbert's presentation, Ofsted report, the Anglican school report and details of the admissions and other policies to help you learn more about us.
4. Apply online before the closing date
You will need to apply for a school place online. Applications for admissions can be made from 15 November 2023 until noon 15 January 2024 for children starting September 2024. Our School PAN number is 45
5. Offers of school places sent out/available online
National offer day is 16 April 2024. If you applied online your offer will be e-mailed on this day or it will be posted on this day if you applied by paper
6. Respond to offer
Lincolnshire County Council will presume you accept your offer unless you reject it, you do not have to do anything further.
If you are unhappy with the decision not to offer your child a place at your preferred school you have the right to appeal to an Independent Appeals Committee. In order to request an appeals application form (Notice of Appeal) you should contact:
The Admissions Team (Appeals)
Tel: 01522 782030
Please find below the information regarding the admissions appeals timetable for 2023
Timetable for offer dates and appeals
National offer day
1 March 2023
17 April 2023
Deadline for an appeal to be received
|28 March 2023||
19 May 2023
8. Key Dates
Lincolnshire County Council provide a useful timeline of key dates for school applications within the Lincolnshire School Admissions guide 2023
9. School Admissions Team
The Admissions Team are based at Lincolnshire County Council and are responsible for processing your child’s application.
Information on how to complete your Common Application Form or online
application and any questions regarding the admissions process can be
provided by contacting the Education Team on 01522 782030 or emailing