If your child was born between 1 September 2012 and 31 August 2013, he/she will be of an age to apply for a place in Reception at Hamilton Academy starting September 2017.
Details of how to apply will be given at the Open Visits in the autumn term and can be found at:
School Admission - Policies - Please click on the links below to access each policy
Admissions Policy for entry September 2016 - including in-year applications
Admissions Policy for entry September 2017 - including in-year applications
Admissions Policy for entry September 2018 - including in-year applications
For a Supplementary Form to accompany applications under criterion 4, "Children with exceptional medical or social needs, supported by written evidence from a medical doctor, social worker, education welfare officer or other appropriate person" please contact the school office on 01494 522231
If your child was born between 1 September 2013 and 31 August 2014, he/she will be of an age to apply for a place in Hamilton’s Nursery starting September 2017.
Nursery Admission - Policy and Application form
Closing date for applications is 18 April 2017
Information for prospective parents of children coming up to Nursery or school age:
In the autumn term each year we hold open days for parents to come to the school to meet staff and to observe life at Hamilton. The Open Visits consist of a tour of the school and an opportunity to see the teaching and learning in the Early Years, followed by a discussion session with the Headteacher and the Early Years Leader.
These visits, for Reception and Nursery entry in September 2018 will be
at our Priory Road site on the following days:
Tuesday 3 October 2017 from 2-3pm
Wednesday 1 November 2017 from 10.30-11.30am
Wednesday 15 November 2017 from 2-3pm
Tuesday 9 January 2018 from 10.30-11.30am
You are welcome to bring your child on this visit.
If your child was born between 1 September 2014 and 31 August 2015, he/she will be of an age to apply for a place in Hamilton’s Nursery starting September 2018.
Application forms will be available at the Open Visits.
Closing date for applications will be Tuesday 17 April 2018.
If your child was born between 1 September 2013 and 31 August 2014, he/she will be of an age to apply for a place in Reception at Hamilton Academy starting September 2018.
Details of how to apply will be given at the Open Visits and can be found at
Please phone Hamilton’s office on 01494 522231 to book a place on any of these dates.
If you miss the Open Visits, please phone the Admissions Clerk to arrange an appointment to view the school before the application closing date in January 2018.
Below is information about contacting the Admissions and Transport team at County Hall.
Since February 2017 parents have no longer been able to phone the Admissions and Transport Team.
Parent who want to contact the Admissions and Transport Team should use the following link:
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