Admissions

General Admission Arrangements

Please see the Gloucestershire County Council arrangements for Admissions at www.gloucestershire.gov.uk
Further information is availble by clicking on the links below:

Primary Guidance booklet 2022-23

Primary school information booklet 2022-23

Parent’s Guide to the School Admissions Online Application

Admissions to Reception for September 2022

Key dates

From  3 November 2021

Letters sent out to Gloucestershire residents explaining how to apply for a school place

From 3 November 2021 to 15 January 2022

Application Window.  Closing date for school applications is 15 January 2022

Thursday 31 March 2022

Closing date for Summer-born deferment requests

Tuesday 19 April 2022

Allocation Day

Tuesday 26 April 2022

Closing date to return reply form accepting the School/Academy place or requesting to be put on waiting list/s

After Tuesday 17 May 2022

Outcome of Waiting List Requests

Tuesday 24 May 2022

Closing date for return of reply forms

June 2022 to July 2022

Appeals

In Year Admissions 

If you move to the area during the school year or your child needs to move school for other reasons, you will need to apply for a school place by contacting the school directly using the application form below.
View and download our In Year Application Form here.

Please complete the form and return it, together with a proof of address and a copy of full birth certificate, via email to admin@dunalley.gloucs.sch.uk or post it to:
Dunalley Primary School, West Drive, Cheltenham GL50 4LB

For more information on admissions Gloucestershire County Council have put together guidance booklets, click on the links below for further information.
Gloucestershire County Council- Applying for a school place

Admission Information


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