Starting School


Working Together, Aiming High, Shining Brightly
Let your light shine before others - Matthew 5:16


First Admission to Primary School September 2023

Information to parents October 2023

Return of Application Forms 15th January 2024

National Offer Day 19th April 2024

All of the information on the starting school process is online at


Parents/carers are recommended to apply online using the website for the council in whose area they live. For those who live within the area covered by Bedford Borough Council the web address is:

the online system for starting school 2024 goes live on 26th September 2023.

Starting School Booklet for Parents


If you would like to view our school before making an application, please ring the school office on 01234  822079 to arrange an appointment.


The school day  



The morning bell is rung and children line up in their year groups ready to be led off into their classroom by the class teacher.


Playtime – children are able to eat a snack and play games




Afternoon registration


End of school day - Parents can pick their children up from the playground













School Meals

We serve wonderful school meals daily in our hall. Children that eat school dinners eat alongside those that choose to have packed lunch.

Free School Dinners

Your child may be entitled to free school meals if you, or your partner receive income support or income based Job seekers Allowance. You may also be eligible if you receive;

Employment and Support Allowance (income related)
Pension Credit (guaranteed credit)
Child Tax Credits and have an annual taxable income of less than £16,190
Part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999
Do not receive Working Tax Credit