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NURSERY ADMISSIONS 2018

UPDATE 20th APRIL2018

Parents and carers will be notified on 20th April regarding the school's admissions into Nursery. All parents and carers have been notified formally via letter which should arrive on Friday 20th April.  

If you have not received your response before 3:00pm you are welcome to contact the main school office at this time.

Admission enquiries for children entering Reception through to Year 6 are dealt with by 'School Admissions and Transport' at Hertfordshire County Council. Please click below to take you to their web page:

School Admissions

 

Admissions for Nursery are now dealt with by the school. For all enquiries related to children being admitted into our Nursery setting, please contact the school office.

An admissions application for children starting Nursery in September 2018 can be found below. You are most welcome to download this, complete and hand in before our official admissions opening date.

As a consortium of schools within Stevenage, Headteachers have met and agreed the following dates for Nursery applications:

 1st January 2018 - Applications Open

 16th March 2018 - Applications Close 

 20th April 2018 - Offers Sent Out

 

Admission for children in Years R - Year 6

There is a proposed 'change' to the admissions criteria from HCC. This is regarding Rule five.

Please see the guidance below regarding the slight changes. The consultation will be open until the 6th of January 2018.

 

Free school meals

Universal Free School Meals

Free lunches for all infants and for older children whose family gets certain benefits.

Children in Reception class, Year 1 and Year 2

Your child can get a free lunch at school if they're in Reception class, Year 1 or Year 2.

You must register for free school meals so that your child's school can receive extra money to help pupils. Please see Mrs Kinsella who will be able to complete the form with you.

https://www.hertfordshire.gov.uk/ufs/ufsmain;jsessionid=DFD11507FC4DDD47BFF2B6AD0CFFD531?ebz=1_1531141369043&ebd=0

 

 

Children in Year 3 or older

Your child could get a free school meal if you receive any of the following:

  • Income Support
  • Income-based Jobseekers Allowance
  • Income-related Employment and Support Allowance
  • Support under Part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999
  • The guaranteed element of State Pension Credit
  • Child Tax Credit (as long as you’re not also entitled to Working Tax Credit and you don't get more than £16,190 a year)
  • Working Tax Credit run-on (paid for 4 weeks after you stop qualifying for Working Tax Credit)
  • Universal Credit (with annual earned income of no more than £7,400 after tax and not including any benefits you get).


Apply today if you receive any of these benefits.  It takes 5 mins and in most cases we can tell you straightaway if your child can get free meals at school. If you do need assistance completing your form please speak to Mrs Kinsella who will be only too happy to help.

https://www.hertfordshire.gov.uk/ufs/ufsmain?ebz=2_1531141441028&ebd=0