East Preston Junior School Admission Arrangements


The information below is a guide to parents regarding our admissions process, how to secure a place for their child at East Preston Junior School and some of the transition arrangements.

For further information regarding the admissions process, please see the West Sussex County Council website.

For further information on our Admissions Policy please refer to 'Policies'

When do I apply for a place at East Preston Juniors to start in Year 3?

All parents of Year 2 children in Infant schools will receive a letter from West Sussex County Council in October each year, advising of the application process and including a leaflet and checklist with further information on how to apply online. The closing date for applications is in January each year.

Is it possible to visit the school before I make the final decision?

Yes absolutely.  Prospective parents are always very welcome to book an appointment to visit the school at any time. 

When will I know which school my child has been allocated?

The Local Authority, West Sussex County Council, inform parents of their allocated school normally in April, ready for the September.