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Alexander Hosea Primary School

Roots to grow, wings to fly


Reception year

In South Gloucestershire, children start school in the September before their fifth birthday.

If your child was born between 1 September 2013 and 31 August 2014 they can start primary school in September 2018.

The opening date for applications to Reception year is  5 September 2017.
The closing date for Reception year applications is 15 January 2018.

Offers of a school place will be made to parents/carers on 16 April 2018.

Parents/carers must reply to offers made by 30 April 2018.

The school has 45 places available in each year group. Information about the application process can be found by clicking on the South Gloucestershire Admissions Guide 2018 below.

Click here for the link to access the South Gloucestershire Admissions Section and to be able to apply online.


Click here to access our school's Admissions Policy

In-year admissions

If you wish to apply for a place other than at the start of the Reception year, please use the application form below and return to the Admissions Department at South Gloucestershire Council. Alternatively an in-year admission application form is available from the School. This also has to be returned to the Admissions Department at South Gloucestershire Council.

If you require any further information about the admissions process or the school, please contact us and we would be happy to help with this.

Click below for the following application forms:

Reception Year Group Admissions - 2018 - 2019

In-Year Application for Primary School - 2017 - 2018