Admission to Primary School in September 2023

Applying for a Reception place in 2023 for children born between 1 September 2018 and 31 August 2019

The application process to apply on time starts on 1 September 2022

The closing date for making your application on time is 15 January 2023. All applications received after this date will not be considered until after the national offer date of 17 April 2023. 

Late applications will be considered in the second allocation round in May 2023.  

Apply for your child’s school place

Click here to view Coventry City Council’s admissions information

Download Coventry Primary Admissions Policy 2022


Parents who have been refused a place at a school have the right to make an appeal against the decision. Appeals are heard by an independent appeals panel. Appeal forms and details about how to appeal and the schedule for all appeals, including deadlines for appeal forms to be submitted, can be accessed via the Coventry Appeals section on the website:

If you have any queries regarding admissions, please contact the school office on 02476 221920.