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Deadline for primary and nursery applications is January 15

Deadline for primary and nursery applications is January 15

Parents are being urged to submit their applications quickly to maximise the chances of their children getting a primary or nursery place of their choice.

Don’t delay – apply for a primary school place now. Deadline for primary and nursery applications is January 15. Most primary schools in Enfield rated ‘Good’ or ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted . Applications received after January 15 reduce the chance of parents getting their chosen school . Parents are being urged to submit their applications quickly to maximise the chances of their children getting a primary or nursery place of their choice. 

 

The deadline for children starting primary and nursery school in September 2017 term is 15 January. Parents can apply online at www.enfield.gov.uk and will maximise their chances of getting a chosen school by submitting their application by the deadline. 

 

Children born between 1 September 2013 and 31 August 2014 are eligible for a nursery place, while children born between 1 September 2012 and 31 August 2013 are eligible for a primary school place. 

 

Enfield Council’s Cabinet Member for Education, Children’s Services & Protection, Cllr Ayfer Orhan, said: “A truly fantastic 98 per cent of our primary schools have been rated as ‘Good’ or ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted and it is understandable that parents want their children to go to a school of their choice. 

 

“In order to maximise the chances of that happening, it is vitally important that they apply for a primary school place in plenty of time. 

 

“It is easy to apply online at www.enfield.gov.uk so I very much recommend that you fill out the application form as a matter of urgency if you haven’t done so already.” 

 

There is further advice and guidance for parents and guardians about the admissions process at www.enfield.gov.uk