Applying for a Place 

We follow the local authority admissions policy.  Admission to Nursery and Reception is through Tower Hamlets Primary Co-ordinated Admissions. 
Please contact Pupil Admissions, 020 7364 5006 or

For admission to the school at other times, please also contact Pupil Admissions. A new parents meeting is arranged for children joining Nursery and Reception at the start of the school year.  Parents of children joining at other times will be invited to a meeting with our one of our Assistant Headteachers and Home Support Workers.

Please click on the links below to download the following policies:

Applications for children starting primary or secondary school must now be made online and during the relevant application window as follows:

Primary (Reception)  -  1st September 2020 to 15th January 2021

Secondary (Year 7)  - 1st September 2020 – 31st October 2020

Nursery and Reception Places 2021

Please visit the website here: 

Since September 2019, we are offering part-time Nursery places:

Monday 8:45 to Wednesday 11:45am

Wednesday 12:30pm to Friday 3:20pm

A limited number of full-time places will be available to those who are eligible and have applied for the code at 

Click here for more information on applying for full-time childcare funding.

If you would like help in making an online application, please go along to one of the Apply Online sessions at Chrisp Street Idea Store.


Starting Reception in September 2021 - If your child was born between 1 September 2016 and 31 August 2017 you will need to apply online for your child to start in the Reception class in September 2021. The closing date is 15 January 2021.

Please visit the website here: 

All parents that applied for a Reception school place before 15 January 2021 will be sent a letter with the outcome of their application on 16 April 2021.

Additional information:

Starting Primary School in Tower Hamlets 2021

Information about applying for Nursery and Reception, including dates for support sessions

Open Days - School Tours 

 The school holds regular open days for prospective parents to visit the school. The tours are conducted by one of Assistant Headteachers on the following dates:

  • Dates will be added here when they are planned

Places on the school tours are very popular so please call the school office in advance to book a space.