Apply for a primary or junior school place for September 2021
The information on this page relates to:
- Children born between 1 September 2016 and 31 August 2017 who will start Reception class at a primary or infant school in September 2021.
- Children born between 1 September 2013 and 31 August 2014 who currently attend an infant school and will transfer to junior school in September 2021.
- Late applications are now being accepted.
Please note: if you need a school place straight away, you will need to make an in-year application which has a different application process.
How to apply
The process has several stages:
If you do not live in Brent and you want a place in a Brent school, you will need to apply to the council that you live in.
|September / October||School open evenings / open mornings|
|1 September 2020||Applications open|
|15 January 2021||Applications deadline|
|16 April 2021||National offer day|
|30 April 2021||Response deadline|
|Second round of offers|
|30 April 2021||Deadline for applications and changes for the second round|
|Week ending 14 May 2021||Second round of offers|
|21 May 2021||Second round response deadline|
|Third round of offers|
|21 May 2021||Deadline for applications and changes for the third round|
|Week ending 18 June 2021||Third round offers|
|25 June 2021||Third round response deadline|
|September 2021||Children start school|