Starting School in Reception

If your child was born between 1 September 2017 and 31 August 2018 you will need to apply for a Reception class place for September 2022.

The closing date for applications is 15 January 2022.

Please read the ‘Starting School in Hounslow in September 2022.’ brochure carefully before completing your application.

Hounslow residents must apply online at www.hounslow.gov.uk/primaryadmissions where additional information can be found.

For advice and guidance contact the admissions team on: 020 8583 2721 or admissions@hounslow.gov.uk

Key Dates


1 September
Applications open ‐ apply online at www.hounslow.gov.uk/primaryadmissions

15 January, midnight
Closing date for applications

9 February, 5pm
Closing date for applications from people moving into the borough after 15 January or for any late applications to be considered ‘on time’ due to exceptional circumstances.

19 April, evening (after 5pm)
National Offer Day
Parents will be sent an email (after 5pm) with the outcome of their application

4 May
Last day to respond to your school offer online