Starting school in September 2020 (for children born between 1/9/2015 to 31/8/2016) - Luton Council

 

The offer date for the starting school admissions round is Thursday 16 April 2020.
 
Parents who have applied online will receive an email during the course of the day on Thursday 16 April 2020.
In addition, an offer letter will be posted to parents on Thursday 16 April 2020. The letter will contain all the information parents will need to know.
Please do not telephone the Admissions helpline on Thursday 16 April 2020 if you have not received your offer email. Information will not be given to parents over the telephone until Tuesday 21 April 2020.
 
Parents of children born between 1/9/2015 – 31/8/2016 must apply for a school place for September 2020.
 
The closing date for parent to apply for a school place for their child has now passed.
 
You can still apply for a school place for your child by downloading and completing the application form at the bottom of the page. Late applications and changes of preference will not be considered in the initial allocation of places.

The completed application form must be emailed to the Admissions Team.

Please do not post application forms to the Admissions Team.

For late applications received up to 17 April 2020, decision letters will be posted to parents on 8 June 2020.
 
For applications received up to 29 May 2020, decision letters will be posted to parents on 17 July 2020.
If you are using the application form to change your preference(s) and we are able to allocate one of the schools you have stated on your form, the school your child was originally allocated will immediately be withdrawn and re-allocated to another child.
 
Completed application forms must be returned to your first preference Luton school or to our Admissions team.

You must apply for a school place even if:

  • you have already made an earlier application direct to the school
  • your preferred school is not in Luton
  • your preferred school is a faith school, a foundation school, an academy or a free school
  • your child is attending a pre-school or early years class attached to your preferred school

It is really important that you read our How to apply for a school place for September 2020 guide which can be downloaded from the bottom of the page.

If you specify a Luton catholic school on your application, you must also complete the supplementary form for Catholic Primary School and provide your child’s original baptismal certificate. The supplementary form can also be downloaded from the bottom of the page.

Go to education portal

Please note the Education Portal can be used to apply online for an infant and/or primary school place and to keep up to date with the progress of your application.

After the closing date, an update on the school your child has been allocated can be seen from 16 April 2020.​​​​​​​​​​​

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Contact info
Admissions team
Town Hall, George Street, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 2BQ
Tel: 01582 548016

admissions@luton.gov.uk
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