Apply for a primary school place

If your child was born between 1 September 2015 and 31 August 2016 you can apply for a place in reception class for September 2020.

You can read information on applying for a school place in our guide to primary schools 2020/21. It explains how to apply and provides details of school admission arrangements for each school.

The deadline for the primary school applications has now passed. You can submit a late application by using the button below:


Supporting documents

If you don't pay council tax in Harrow you will need to submit documents to provide proof of your address.

Key dates

View the table below for key dates for primary school applications:

1 September 2019 applications open
15 January 2020 closing date for primary school applications
16 April 2020 receive outcome of application

Children starting reception in September 2020 - how to appeal

If your child was not offered a place at the school you preferred for them to attend, you can submit an appeal. You must submit your appeal by Monday 18 May 2020 for it to be heard in the main round of appeals.

For information on how to submit an appeal see our appeal page. Appeals will be heard during the summer term 2020.

School admissions team

Civic Centre

eAdmissions team