Admissions

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ARE YOU LOOKING FOR A PRIMARY SCHOOL THAT OFFERS…

  • High standards
  • A reputation for being a welcoming and caring establishment
  • A committment to provide a broad and balanced education accessible to all pupils
  • High quality teaching that ensures all curriculum subjects are fully covered

and is  ‘In a Class of its Own’?  YOU ARE?

Then contact the school office on 020 8874 2825 where a member of staff will answer the phone and be happy to arrange a visit. We welcome visits at any time.
Alternatively you can e-mail the school on swaffield@swaffield.wandsworth.sch.uk

 

Open Mornings for Prospective Pupils and their Parents

If you are looking for a place in Nursery or Reception for September 2018, we’d love to meet you at one of our Open Mornings. Please email us on swaffield@swaffield.wandsworth.sch.uk  or give us a call on 020 8874 2825 to let us know which day you’d like to come. Our Open Mornings are on:

Tuesday 7th November at 9.15am

Thursday 23rd November at 9.15am

We are happy to show prospective pupils and their parents/carers around our school at any time.
Please book by calling or emailing the school office. We look forward to meeting you.

ADMISSIONS PROCEDURE

You can find out more about Swaffield School by visiting us and by reading our prospectus. It is currently being updated and copies will be given at our Open Mornings.

 “Swaffield is a very happy school which is focused on pupils’ learning.
Parents are highly positive about the school and its work.
This in part is due to your high expectations of pupils’ work. ”  

Extract from 2016 OFSTED report

Visit our Ofsted Report page for full information and visit our Results & Targets page for information about those.

RECEPTION PLACES

Who Is Eligible?
If your child was born between 1 September 2013 and 31 August 2014, You can apply for a primary school reception year place for September 2018.

Your application form and any supplementary forms must be received by Wandsworth Council by 15 January 2018.

Read the ‘Choose a Wandsworth Primary School‘ booklet for a full information about the admissions process and admission arrangements for each school.

If you live outside of Wandsworth, you should apply through your home borough.

Admission to Reception Class is in the September of each year. Children have to be 4 years old by 31st August to be considered for entry.Wandsworth Council sets the admission criteria and you can read their Choose A Wandsworth Primary School brochure here or by clicking on the image alongside.

How to Apply & Deadline for Applications
All applications are processed through Wandsworth Pupil Services http://www.wandsworth.gov.uk/admissions.

You should contact Wandsworth School Admissions with any queries in relation to applying for a Reception place:
Email: admissions@wandsworth.gov.uk
Tel: 020 8871 7316

When Will You Hear?
Wandsworth Council will be email the outcome of your application.

NURSERY PLACES

September 2017 – please note this information is in the process of being updated.

Children are admitted into the Nursery when they are three years old, if there is a vacancy.
You can read and download our Admissions Criteria for Nursery Places for September 2017 here

Applications for a place in our Nursery are made through the school and priority is given to siblings.

Please contact the school if you have any queries in relation to applying for a Nursery place.


DOWNLOAD AN APPLICATION FORM FOR SWAFFIELD NURSERY in PDF format or

DOWNLOAD AN APPLICATION FORM FOR SWAFFIELD NURSERY as a WORD document.

 

 

OTHER YEAR GROUPS

We welcome admissions in other year groups, subject to availability, and would recommend a visit prior to application through Wandsworth Children’s Services.

The school provides partial access for pupils with disabilities. This includes access to a disabled toilet and to the ground floor of the main school building with classrooms from Nursery to Year 1. The school’s Accessibility Plan and policies on Equal Opportunities and Special Educational Needs & Disablility provision are available under the Policies Section of this website. The governing body reviews these regularly.