Admissions

School Admissions

Click here to visit the St Helens Nursery Admissions site.

Click here to visit the Childcare Choices site for information on 30hr free child places.

Click here to visit the St Helens School Admissions site.

 

Applying for a Primary School Place in September

The school admission procedure is administered by St Helens Local Authority.

Nursery Applications - available throughout the year - dependent upon uptake.  We take morning and/or afternoon Nursery children with 15 or 30 hours free.

 

Full Nursery Wrap Around available!

Early childhood education takes place in our Nursery, from 8.45am until 11.45am and 12.15pm till 3.15pm. If we have places available after the September intake, we can take children in the spring term (January) and summer term (April) this being in the term following the child’s third birthday.  Breakfast Club is available from 7.45am until 8.45am.  After School Club is available from 3.30pm to 5.30pm.  Please contact the school office for more information.

Application forms for Nursery are available from the school office or from St Helens Admissions Department in Atlas House. Parents may contact the school at any time to arrange a visit or to request further information.

 

Local Authority Nursery Intake - September 2020 Admission

The online system to apply for a Nursery place for children eligible to start from September 2020, is available via  www.sthelens.gov.uk/admissions.  If your child will turn 3 between 1 September 2019 and 31 August 2020, he or she can start a maintained nursery in September 2020.

 

Primary Applications

Local Authority Primary Applications for September 2020 – You can apply online. Closing date for applications is 15th January 2020. Visits are warmly welcomed to see our school in action for prospective parents. Just contact the school office on 01744 678493 to arrange a visit, all welcome!

Local Authority Secondary Applications for September 2020 – You will receive letters from St Helens Council when it is time that you can apply online. Limited copies of the booklets will be available from our school office for those parents who do not have access to a computer. Applications will need to be completed and returned by 31st October 2019.

The school does not allocate places; all places are allocated by the LA against the admission criteria.

 

Before You Apply

Read the Primary Education Booklet which contains useful information about the application process including: how places will be allocated, definition of home address and how late applications will be dealt with. 

Consider how your child will get to school and the potential transport costs.

Clarify any issues you are not sure about with a member of the School Admissions Team on 01744 671029 or email schooladmissions@sthelens.gov.uk

 

Contact the School

Rivington Primary School

Tennis Street North
Dentons Green
St Helens
Merseyside WA10 6LF

Tel: 01744 678493
Fax: 01744 678494
rivingtonp@sthelens.org.uk

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