For information regarding school admissions please follow the link below.
County Guidelines and information about applying for a place:
Reception class :
If you live in Cumbria and your child was born between 1st September 2019 and 31st August 2019, they will be due to start school in Reception year group in September 2023. You must apply to Cumberland Council for a primary or junior school place, under the Local Authority's Co-ordinated Admissions Scheme.
IS YOUR CHILD DUE TO BEGIN NURSERY IN JANUARY/APRIL/SEPTEMBER THIS YEAR?
Children born between 1 September 2019 and 31 December 2019 can receive their free 15 hours a week from January 2023.
Children born between 1 January 2020 and 31 March 2020 can receive their free 15 hours a week from April 2023.
Children born between 1 April 2020 and 31 August 2020 can receive their free 15 hours a week from September 2023.
Children born between 1 September 2020 and 31 December 2020 can receive their free 15 hours a week from January 2024.