The Wroxham School is an academy but our admissions are administered by Hertfordshire Local Authority. If you have any social or medical reasons to support your application please inform us when applying.

Please see our admissions arrangements and policies below:

Further information about the admissions process is available from the Hertfordshire Customer Service Centre: 0300 123 4043

Nursery Admissions

Admissions 2023*

*Applications for 2023 admission are welcomed for children whose birth date falls within the range 1/9/2019 to 31/8/2020

Schools now manage the admissions process.

Explore our Nursery page for an in-depth look at what our nursery offers. You can also access our admissions PDF and application through the links below for more information.

Wroxham Nursery Admissions information

Click to download Nursery Admissions application form

Please email your completed form to Kelly Pickard –

Applications for September 2023 can be made between 1st February and 10th March 2023.

Offers will be made W/C 13th March 2023.

Parents will have until 24th March 2023 to accept or reject the offer.

Reception Admissions

Admissions 2023*

Please apply online at

Below are the key dates for applying for a Reception Place for 2023

1st November 2022 Apply Online: Online Application system opens for parents to apply for a school place online.
15th January 2023 Deadline to apply for a school place
17th April 2023 National allocation of places day: Parents will be emailed their school place allocated (if you applied online and confirmed your email address).
1st May 2023 Accept place by: Online applicants must accept the place online. Paper applicants should return their response form to the Admissions Team.
8th-12th May 2023 First continuing interest run: HCC will contact you with an offer of a new school place, if you’re successful at the first continuing interest run.
12th-16th June 2023 Second (and final) continuing interest run: HCC will contact you with an offer of a new school place, if you’re successful at the second continuing interest run.

Appeals timetable

If your child is entering Reception and you wish to provide us with any supplementary information to support your application, please fill out the following printable form and send to us:

Admission to the Reception: Supplementary Information Form 2022-23

We welcome visits from prospective parents and children. If you would like to arrange a visit, please complete the booking form here or contact the school office on 01707 643576 /

Allocation day

Appeals lodged by

Appeals to be heard between



1 March 2023

4pm on 29 March 2023

2 May – 15 June 2023

(excluding 29 May – 2 June)

Under 11s

(Primary Reception, Junior / Middle)

17 April 2023

4pm on 16 May 2023

13 June – 18 July 2023

DfE Guidance on the Admission of Summer Born Children

Please click here for the DfE guidance.