Dunchurch Infant School & Nursery

Reception Intake 2022


Interested in joining our wonderful community?

Open Evenings:

We are delighted to be holding a number of Open evenings during November and December to welcome prospective pupils and their parents to our school. These will be taking place on Thursday 11th, 18th, 25th November and 2nd December between 4pm and 5pm, we will be holding an Open Evening for parents/carers and children to visit our school.  Please email the office on office@dunchurchinfants.co.uk to book a place.


Apply online at:   www.warwickshire.gov.uk/admissions


You will need an email address and your Council Tax Property Reference Number.

If you apply after 15 January 2022, your application will be classed as 'late', unless you are moving house.

Late applications will not be considered until after the first round of offers have been released on 19 April 2022.

If you have any difficulty applying online, please call the Admissions Service on 01926 414143.


Important Dates for Applications:

6 September 2021 - Reception application period starts

15 January 2022 - Deadline for making an on time application for a Reception place

31 January 2022 - Deadline for families moving into area to make an application and provide proof of their new address

19 April 2022 - National Offer Day for Reception places

3 May 2022 - Deadline for accepting the offer

23 May 2022 - Reallocation commences - appeals should be submitted by this date

 June & July 2022 - Appeal hearings for appeals submitted on time

5 September 2022 - Autumn term starts (Teacher training day)



Having your child at the Nursery setting attached to our school does not guarantee a place our school - you must still apply.

Having a sibling at our school does not guarantee a place but this information still needs to be entered on to your application.

If your child is classed as a 'looked after' child (or previously classed as looked after) make sure that you add this information to your application.

Contact the Admissions Service if you have any questions.