For general information on the application processes, visit https://beta.hertfordshire.gov.uk/services/schools-and-education/school-admissions/school-admissions-and-transport.aspx
Applying for a school place for September 2024 Apply online at www.hertfordshire.gov.uk/admissions
We are a fully inclusive school. If your child has a special educational need or disability please feel free to talk to us about the arrangements we have in place to meet their needs. Please also see the Disability Equality scheme. Our SENDCO is Ms Louise Collinge and she can be contacted through the school office
When should my child start school?
Click here to view the HCC Date checking tool
|Date of Birth||Start Nursery||Start Reception||Start Secondary|
|1/9/2018 to 31/8/2019||September 2022||September 2023||September 2030|
|1/9/2019 to 31/8/2020||September 2023||September 2024||September 2031|
|1/9/2020 to 31/8/2021||September 2024||September 2025||September 2032|
|1/9/2021 to 31/8/2022||September 2025||September 2026||September 2033|
|1/9/2022 to 31/8/2023||September 2026||September 2027||
Nursery Admissions - 2024-25
Applying for a Nursery place for September 2024. Parents apply directly to Prae Wood School
Application for Reception 2024 opens in November 2023. Applications are made online directly to Hertfordshire County Council
Application Deadline for Primary (Reception)/Junior/Middle):
1st November 2023 – you can apply for a primary, junior and middle school to start in September 2024
15th January 2024 – deadline for on time applications
Applications open: 1st September 2022
Applications close: 31st October 2022
Allocation day: 1st March 2023
https://www.hertfordshire.gov.uk/services/schools-and-education/school-admissions/secondary-and-upper-schools/important-dates-secondary-school-admissions.aspx for a full list of all secondary application dates
Moving on 2023, please click here for more information on School open events and key dates for secondary transfer
In-Year applications are processed centrally by Hertfordshire County Council.
for further information.