School Admissions


Admission for 4-11 year olds
All children living or moving within the School's catchment area are admitted in the academic year that they are five years old or on their arrival from another district.
L.E.A. Admissions Policy

Applications can be made to School Admissions,  if any parent

1. Lives in this School's catchment area and wishes their child/children to attend another school.
2. Wishes their child/children to attend Abbey Meads Community Primary School but does not live in the catchment area.
If you are considering transferring School but your child is already at another school, please make a point of discussing it with your child's present headteacher. Transfer Forms are available from the School or the Admissions Team, however from September 2018 parents will be asked to make their application online for a mid year transfer.   Should you need any help or guidance with a school transfer form, please contact the School Office or the Admission Team at Swindon Borough Council, Beckhampton Street, Swindon, SN1 2JH,  Tel 01793 445500, or email:  schooladmissions@swindon.gov.uk
More details about admissions can be found in the Admissions FAQ section of the Swindon Council website. Further information and applications for September 2018 can be made online at www.swindon.gov.uk. If your child is refused a place at Abbey Meads, parents have the right to appeal against this decision. Contact the School Admissions. 

Swindon Admissions Guide

Latest information from Swindon Borough Council for Primary Admissions for September 2018

Primary School Admission Sept 2019 Closing date to be announced

Secondary School Admissions Sept 2019 Closing date to be announced

Please contact Swindon Borough Council's Admissions Team if you have missed either of these dates.

Consultation of admission arrangements for community and voluntary controlled schools and co-ordinated scheme 2018-19

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School Admissions, Swindon Borough Council, Beckhampton Street, Swindon, SN1 2JH

Email: schooladmissions@swindon.gov.uk, Tel: (01793) 445500