Admissions Information

Throckley Primary School is one and one half form entry (45 pupils per year group in 30-Hours Nursery - Year 6).

Throckley Acorns (for two-year-olds)

The places in Acorns are reserved for families who qualify for the free 15 hours of childcare for two-year-olds.  To apply for a place in Throckley Acorns, please request an application pack from the School Office.  Please complete the forms and return them to the Office.  We will need to see the birth certificate of the child and this information will be recorded on the application form.  We will then check your eligibility for a free place with Newcastle City Council.  We accept children into our playgroup in the term after they turn two (September 2017, January 2018 and April 2018).  For further information, please refer to the Acorns and Nursery Admissions Policy which you will find at the bottom of this page.  

Rising 3s Admissions (for children who turn three between 1/9/17 & 31/3/2018)

To apply for a place in our Rising 3s, please request an application pack from the School Office. Please complete the forms and return them to the School Office. The school will need to see the birth certificate of the child and this information will be recorded on the application form. We have three intakes per year and children join the Rising 3s in the term that they turn three (September 2017, January 2018 and April 2018).  For further information, please refer to the Acorns and Nursery Admissions Policy at the bottom of this page.

30-Hours Nursery Admissions

From September 2017 we will be offering 30-hours per week of Nursery education for all children who turn three before 31 August 2017.   Applications for places in Nursery should be made in person at the School Office. Parents/carers will be asked to complete a Parent Declaration Form which will enable the School Office to check with Newcastle City Council in order to determine if the child qualifies for a 30-hour funded place.  For further information, please read the Acorns and Nursery Admissions Policy at the bottom of this page.

Reception Admissions

Please refer to the Admissions Policy at the bottom of this page for information about applying for a place in our Reception class.  To apply for a place in Reception, please visit the Newcastle City Council website by following this link: Newcastle City Council School Admissions or ring the Family Information Service on 0191 277 4133 .

Reception Admission Number September 2018:  45

In-Year Transfers

To apply for a place in Reception to Year 6 during the school year, please see the Admissions Policy at the bottom of this page.  For In-Year transfers, please visit the Newcastle City Council website by following this link:  Newcastle City Council School Admissions or ring the Family Information Service on 0191 277 4133 .