Parents of September 2021 Reception Children

Children born between 1st September 2016 and 31st August 2017 will be eligible for a place in September 2021.
Reminder: Deadline for applications for children to start primary school in September 2021 is 15th January 2021.

If your child was born between these dates and you would like further information, please contact the school office.

Open mornings:

Due to COVID restrictions we are currently not having our usual open mornings.
Click here to see our Virtual Open Morning video.




Admissions arrangements - see attachment below

Applications for places for Reception 2021 need to be made to School Admissions at the Royal Borough of Greenwich for allocation of a place in a school for September 2021.
Click here to go to the website

Other prospective parents:

Please contact the School Office for further information.
Telephone: 020 8850 1218



In year admissions

Applications for in year admissions need to be made directly to Greenwich local authority.
Please click here to view the Royal Borough of Greenwich Admissions Policy and download the necessary application form.
You can also apply to Deansfield online by following this link:

Nursery places:

We offer a morning or afternoon session either 8.45am-11.45am or 12.45-3.45pm for 5 days per week (15 hours per week)
We also have a number of all day places, 8.45am-3.45pm for 5 days per week (30 hours per week) for families who are eligible and meet the criteria.

Please contact school office for further information.

When can three and four year olds start free early learning places?

Date of birth When they become eligible
Between 1st April and 31st August 1st September following their third birthday
Betweeen 1st September and 31st December 1st January following their third birthday
Between 1st January and 31st March 1st April following their third birthday

Deadline for applications:

Please submit an application by Easter for intake in the following academic year, i.e. for a September 2021, January or Easter 2022 start, please submit your application by Easter 2021. Any applications received after this date will be considered.