Admission Arrangements


Before applying  to Woodham Ley Primary School, please arrange a time to come and visit us and meet the staff and children. To arrange this please contact the School Office on 01268 753652

As an academy, we use Essex County Council Planning and Admissions Service to co-ordinate the school admissions for the main round of admissions in Reception. Please contact Essex County Council Planning & Admissions Department on 0845 603 2200 if you have a query about your child starting in the  Reception class in September.

September Reception Applications can be made online via: 

Mid-year Admissions

From 1st April 2022, mid-year admissions (anything outside of the normal reception application round) will be coordinated by the school. Please find below our admissions policy and the application you should use. 

All correspondence for mid-year admissions will be through email.  Applications need to be emailed to with the subject title ADMISSIONS

You should expect to receive a reply stating whether your child has been successful or not in gaining a place within 10 working days. Please note that this does not include school holidays. 


Admissions Policy 2023- 2024


Application Forms for mid-year applications


Contact Us

01268 753 652

Rushbottom Lane