Admissions Information

Throckley Primary School is one and one half form entry (45 pupils per year group).

Throckley Acorns Playgroup

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 Playgroup, 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 2016, January 2017 and April 2017).  For further information, please refer to the Acorns and Nursery Admissions Policy which you will find at the bottom of this page.  

Nursery Admissions
To apply for a place in our nursery, please request an application pack from the School Office. Please complete the forms and return them to 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 nursery in the term after they turn three (September 2016, January 2017 and April 2017).  For further information, please refer to the Acorns and Nursery Admissions Policy at the bottom of this page.

From September 2017 we will be offering 30-hours per week of Nursery Education.  For further information, please read the 2017-18 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 2017:  45

In-Year Transfers
To apply for a place in Year 1 to Year 6, please see the Admissions Policy at the bottom of this page for information about applying for a place.  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 .