GSO Test


From 6th November 2023 you can apply online for your child’s primary (Reception) or junior (Year 3) school place.

You must submit an application by the national closing date of 15th January 2024. Applications received after this date are considered late and will reduce your chance of being offered a place at your preferred schools.

Further information can be obtained from their website:


Admission Policy

There is no guarantee of a place for children living in the priority area. In the event of over subscription, places will be allocated using the following criteria in the order given.
1. Looked after children and previously looked after children
(as defined in the Primary Education in Essex 2022/23 booklet);
2. Children with a sibling attending the school.
3. Children living in the priority area.
4. Remaining applicants.