Apply for your child’s reception class school place for 2023 from today

Herefordshire Council’s admission process for reception class school places for September 2023 opens today for children who were born between 1 September 2018 and 31 August 2019.

Applications can now be made online

Further information is available from the council’s school admissions team on 01432 260926 / 261574 or email

You must still apply for a reception class place, even if you already have a place in the nursery associated with your preferred school.

The closing date for all primary school reception class applications is midnight on 15 January 2023.                                                                                                                                                                            

Please note that late applications could result in not being offered a place in a preferred school.

Published: 20th September 2022