School Admissions (Reception, Years 1 to 6)
At Cardwell Primary School all admissions from Reception to Year 6 are allocated through the Royal Borough of Greenwich Admissions team.
We are a two form entry school with 60 places per year group from Reception to Year 6.
To request a primary school placement please visit Greenwich Councils dedicated Admissions page and download the Common Application Form which must be completed for all primary school placement requests. Please follow the link below:
Planned admission timetable
Children born between 1st September 2015 and 31st August 2016 will start school in September 2020. This is not an automatic process and so you will need to apply for a Reception place for your child. If your child is due to start primary school in September 2020, you need to apply for a primary school place now. The deadline for applications is 15 January 2020. If you missed the closing date, you'll still need to apply online. Please follow the link below:
|Stage of process||Date|
|Application period starts||1 September 2019|
|Closing date for applications||15 January 2020|
|Outcome of applications||16 April 2020|
|Deadline for accepting the offer||30 April 2020|
June and July 2020
If you require any further information please contact: http://royalgreenwich.gov.uk/admissions
Our Nursery admission team at Cardwell manage the applications and allocation of places in our Nursery classes.
Once your child is two years old please fill in a nursery form. Places are offered as available after your child’s third birthday.
Cardwell Nursery provision includes:
Morning nursery places for 30 pupils from 9:00am - 12:00noon
Afternoon nursery places for 30 pupils from 12:50pm - 3:50pm
Having a place in our Nursery class does not give an automatic entitlement to a place in the Reception class. Parents or Carers must apply for a place completing the Royal Greenwich Common Application Form as indicated above if they are a Greenwich resident, residents of other boroughs must apply through their local authority.
Please click on the link below to view the Early Years Foundation Policy:
Please click on the link below to download the application form:
If you require any further information please contact the school office on 0208 854 1051.
Paper copies of all information from the school website are available free of charge.