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Important dates for primary school admissions

Important dates for the admission process for children starting primary school in September 2019.

The deadline for applying for a primary school place was 15 January 2019


Results for applications

Tuesday 16 April 2019 (you will get an email in the evening telling you where your child has been offered a place)

Deadline for accepting your offer

Tuesday 30 April 2019 (if you applied online, you need to accept the offer online)


Closing date for appeals for community schools in the borough

Thursday 23 May 2019 (admissions authorities of other schools may set the same or a later deadline)

Appeal hearings

June/July 2019 (if you submit an appeal after 23 May 2019, it will not be heard until the start of the academic year in September 2019)


Admissions and Appeals Team

Laurence House, 1 Catford Road, London, SE6 4RU
Telephone: 020 8314 8282
Email: secondaryadmissions@lewisham.gov.uk