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Admissions

How to Apply for a place at Maids Moreton C.E. School

Maids Moreton is a Church of England Voluntary Aided Infant School for children of 4 to 7 years of age.  Our admission number for each year group is 30. Our admissions policy is determined by the County Council whose policy can be viewed on their website and by following the link below.  To apply for a place at Maids Moreton CE School you need to contact the Local Authority in which you live.  If you live in Buckinghamshire you can apply on line by going to http://www.buckscc.gov.uk/admissions where you will find step by step guidance.

If you wish to apply for a place after the normal transfer time then you need to complete an 'in year' admission form from your own Local Authority.  If you live in Buckinghamshire this can be downloaded from the Buckinghamshire County Council website 

Where there is an oversubscription the school’s admissions policy is applied, and applicants are placed on the waiting list held by County. In the event of an unsuccessful application, parents may choose to appeal through the Bucks County Council Appeals Procedure.

Dates for Admission

Children are admitted to the school in September at the start of the academic year in which they celebrate their 5th birthday.  Children must attend full time in the term after which they become 5. The school operates a very flexible policy and will decide whether full time or part time is most appropriate for younger pupils.  

Prior to admission the children are invited to a “taster” session to become familiar with the teachers and other children who will start school at the same time. Parents will be invited to an “information gathering evening”. These events are intended to make the transfer from home to school as smooth and comfortable as possible.  The school has very close links with the local on-site pre-school as well as a number of other local providers.

Arrangements for Visits

Parents who wish to come and view the school may do so by pre-arranged appointment; please contact Mrs Power the school administrator/bursar.  

An Open Morning takes place in the Autumn Term when parents can meet the staff and pupils and see the school “in action”.  If these dates are unsuitable, alternate ones can be arranged which are of mutual convenience.