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Northborough Primary School

September 2018 starters



When and how will I be told the outcome of my application?

If you live in Peterborough and have applied online, you will be able to access the school admissions website from 12.30am on the morning of 16 April 2018 and see where we have been able to offer your child a school place. Notification letters will be posted on 16 April 2018. If you live outside of Peterborough, your own local authority will offer you a school place either through their online system and/or by letter

How do I accept my child's school place?

You must accept or refuse the offer of a school place as soon as possible but no later than 4 May 2018. Please contact the school you have been offered to accept the school place by this date.If you wish to refuse an offer, please email

If you do not reply to the offer letter, the offer of a school place will be removed and offered to another child on the waiting list.

PROOF OF ADDRESS: As part of the school admission process, you will be asked to provide proof of address. To ensure that offers of school places are made fairly, Peterborough City Council is committed to following strict address verification procedures. Please ensure that you have the correct documentation required in order to avoid any unnecessary delay in the child's admission to school. The offer of a school place is conditional until proof of address has been confirmed by the school. Please see below pdf information regardig proof of address. Thank you. 


Important dates for parents/ carers of children starting Northborough Primary School September 2018 

Wednesday 27th June 2018 at 6pm. Parent meeting (no children please) with Mrs Holland (Foundation Class Teacher) and Mr Mallott (Headteacher). 

Friday 29th June 2018 at 12-1pm. Teddy Bears Picnic. All children plus one parent. Children will lunch with the exisiting Foundation class in the pavilion.

Wednesday 4th July 2018. Visit 1. Either 9.30-10.45am or 11-12.15pm (school to allocate times). Whole school class swap morning. Childen to attend with one accompanying parent. 

Monday 9th or Wednesday 11th July. Visit 2. (school to allocate day/ times). Children will visit the exisiting Foundation class and they will be encourgaed to join in free flow play with the current class. Parents are welcome to stay for refreshments in the dining hall with other parents. 

Thursday 6th, Friday 7th, Monday 10th & Tuesday 11th September 2018.  Half the class will attend in the morning (10.30-12.30pm) the other half in the afternoon (1.30-3.30pm). 

Wednesday 12th September 2018. 9.30-1.15pm. Whole class early lunch. 

Thursday 13th & Friday 14th September 2018. Whole class all day 9.05am-3.30pm.

Monday 17th September 2018. Whole class full time. 9.05am-3.30pm