If your child was born between 1 September 2014 and 31 August 2015, he/she should start school in September 2019.
To assist you with applying for a school place, please read the guide for parents - admission to blackpool primary schools 2018. primary school admissions brochure [PDF 1.82MB]
This provides you with essential information on the process of applying for a school/academy, and the criteria that is used to allocate places. You need to apply for a place at a primary school, even if your child attends a nursery that is attached to the school.
The online admissions for the primary school year starting September 2019 opens on the 5 September 2018.
The closing date for primary applications is the 15 January 2019. If you miss the deadline you should complete a paper application which is available from the Blackpool Council School Admissions Team, telephone 01253 476637. An application submitted after the closing date will be classed as late.