St.Teresa's Catholic Primary School, Stanley Grove, Penwortham, Preston, PR1 0JH - 01772 742 331 -
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St Teresa's Catholic Primary School


Applying for a Reception Place

Applications are now open to apply for primary school places. The deadline for applications to primary schools is 15 January 2022.


All applications will be considered at the same time and after the closing date. 

School places are announced for primary schools on 16 April 2022. If this date falls on a weekend, confirmations are sent the next working day.


If you applied online, Lancashire County Council will email primary school offers in batches on the morning of 16 April 2022.

If your child is aged four between 1 September 2021 and 31 August 2022, you can apply for a school place for the year 2022 -2023. Application is via Lancashire County Council's on-line system and will open in September 2021. The system is available by clicking on the following link


The on-line system is quick and easy to use and offers an e-mail receipt for your submitted application. Please ensure that you hit the "submit" button when you are ready to send in your completed on-line application. You must apply even if you already have siblings at our school.


If you haven’t done so you already, you will also need to complete and return to our school (Contact details) a Supplementary Information Form (see link below) and a copy of your child's Baptism certificate. Your child must be baptised prior to application. Due to the government lockdown, some children may not have been baptised so please take prompt action if baptism has not already taken place.


The closing date for admissions is 15th January 2022.


Details on how our school's Admission Committee award places, based on a defined set of selection criteria, are available by viewing our school’s Admission Policy and Arrangements for 2022– 2023.

Applying for a place when your child is in attendance at another primary school.

Select the following to go to the In-year Admissions page.