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Alexandra Primary School

Applying for Reception

Updated 06.12.22

Our tours for entry into Alexandra in September 2023 have now concluded. Thank you to all the parents who attended our tours this term.  

If you were unable to attend one of our tours, you can find out more information about the school day and what to expect in reception in our Reception handbook.

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Children born between 1st September 2018 and 31st August 2019 are eligible to start primary school in September 2023. The deadline for applications is 15th January 2023.

All information about applying for a school can be found on the Kingston.gov.uk website.

Community school admission arrangements

Allocation of Kingston Community Primary school places for the last 3 years

Apply for a Primary school place

Primary school admissions brochure

Applications should be made online through eAdmissions. 

In 2023, Alexandra Primary School will be admitting 2 classes of Reception children (60 children total).

All parents of children currently attending Alexandra nursery must submit an application as the children do not automatically transfer to our Reception classes. 

Key Dates


Thursday 1st September    Online applications are open via eAdmissions.


Sunday 15th January        Closing date for all applications

Monday 17th April           Online applications will be sent an email during the evening informing them of the result of                                                   their application. Letters are posted first class for paper applications.

Tuesday 2nd May             Date by which parents must ACCEPT or DECLINE the offer.

Wednesday 17th May      Further offers made from this date subject to places available.

Accepting a Reception place

On the evening of 17th April 2023, you will be sent an email advising you of the result of your application. After you receive this email, you will be able to log on and view your application result online, and accept or decline your offer of a school place online.

If you have applied online and you have not been offered your first preference school, you will also receive a letter with detailed information about the result of your application and what to do next.

Late Applications

Applications received after the closing date will only be considered after all applications received by the closing date.