St Peters Birstall

Life at St Peter's C of E Junior, Infant & Early Years School


Admissions to our School are controlled by the governing body. A copy of the admissions policy can be downloaded here and from our policy page. Each of our classes has places for up to 30 children except nursery which has 20 places. If your child was born between 1st September 2015 and 31st August 2016, then they will start school in September 2020. 

Guidance for applying for a Primary School place can be found by clicking this link to the local authority website.

If you would like your child to have a place in our School please:

Use this form to apply online for a place in Reception in 2020.

Use this form if you are moving your child from another school to St Peter's.

Please note that if you wish to apply for a nursery place you must obtain a separate form from the school office.

Timetable for admission to Reception in September 2020

From Sunday 1 September 2019

Information about how to apply will be available here, at all Kirklees primary schools, childcare and early years settings and Kirklees front line service points.

Sunday 1 September 2019

Applications can be made from this date. All applications must be made online.

Wednesday 15 January 2020

This is the closing date for applications. Remember that a late application can severely reduce your chances of obtaining a place at your preferred school.

Thursday 16 April 2020

Parents/carers can log on to the Kirklees parent portal from 08:30 am to see their offer of a school place and an email offer will be sent during the day to the email address the parent/carer used when submitting their application.

Monday 18 May 2020

The last day for requesting an appeal for starting community and voluntary controlled schools in September 2020. Academies, free schools, trust schools and voluntary aided schools may have different closing dates for appeals. You must contact them directly.

June 2020 onwards

Appeal hearings take place.

Thursday 31 December 2020

Waiting lists close for community and voluntary controlled schools. Academies, free school, trust schools and voluntary aided schools may have different closing dates for waiting lists. Please contact them directly.