Starting School in September 2021
Children born between 1 September 2016 and 31 August 2017 are normally due to start school for the first time in a reception class in a primary school in September 2021.
Applications to start school can be made to Cheshire West and Chester Council online or in writing from 1st September 2020. The closing date for applications is 15th January 2021. Parents/carers will be informed of the allocation of places on 16th April 2021 and must respond to accept or decline by 24th April 2021. For more information please go to:
Parents and Carers who may be applying for a Reception 2021 place at St Clare’s Catholic Primary School are welcome to come and view the school. Please ring the School Office on 01244 981110 to make an appointment.
Transferring to Secondary School in September 2021
Applications for a Secondary school place can be made to Cheshire West and Chester Council online or in writing from 1st September 2020. The closing date for applications is 31st October 2020. Parents/carers will be able to view allocation of places on 2nd March 2021 and must respond to accept or decline by 9th March 2021.
In Year Admissions
If you would like to apply for a school place you can complete an e-form application online at :
Once you have submitted your application, we will notify you directly with reference to the outcome of your application.
For further information regarding transferring schools or to arrange a visit, please contact the School Office on 01244 981110 or at firstname.lastname@example.org