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Consultation about Primary School Admissions 2019-20







All the details about Primary School Admissions 2018-19 can be obtained from Hertfordshire County Council

Primary Admissions 2018-19

  • Your child can start in Reception class in the September following their 4th birthday. All infant, first and primary schools in Hertfordshire provide full time education for those offered a place in Reception class.
  • Key Dates:
    • Online application system opens – 6th November 2017
    • Deadline for on time applications – 15th January 2018
    • National allocation day – 16th April 2018
    • Last date to accept the place offered – 30th April 2018

In-Year Admissions

Nursery Admissions

  • All 3 and 4 year olds can get 15 hours free early education (570 hours per year) at Orchard Primary.
  • Please read our Nursery Admissions Policy for more information.