Reception Entry 2019
Early Bird applicants
Siblings of Crescent pupils, those attending Pathfinders Nursery, and any external candidates with a strong interest in a place in Reception, are able to apply early and take advantage of a priority application process. The deadline for taking advantage of this priority arrangement is Monday 26 November 2018. Please return your completed Registration Form with the accompanying fee of £50 (non-returnable) by this date. Your child will be visited in their nursery setting by one of the Early Years Team, and subject to availability and a satisfactory visit offer letters will be sent out first class on Friday 14 December 2018 with a Confirmation of Acceptance Form, which we ask you to complete and return to us together with a deposit of £300 by the acceptance deadline of Monday 7 January 2019.
Applicants interested in a place in Reception following similar timescales to the state application process, need to register by the deadline of Monday 4 February 2019; you will be invited to bring your child in for a taster session once we have received your completed Registration Form and accompanying fee of £50 (nonreturnable). Your child will be visited in their nursery setting by one of the Early Years Team. Subject to availability and a satisfactory visit, offer letters to applicants will be sent out first class on Friday 8 March 2019 with a Confirmation of Acceptance Form, which we ask you to complete and return to us together with a deposit of £300 by the acceptance deadline of Monday 29 April 2019.
Reception Open Evening - Tuesday 20 November 2019, 7.00pm to 8.00pm
A dedicated Reception Open Evening, this event is a great opportunity for parents to visit the school during the evening. Visitors will have the chance to see our facilities, find out about the admissions process for Reception September 2019 and beyond, with talks from Joe Thackway, Headmaster and Alan Webb, Assistant Head - Head of Pre-Prep, meet our friendly EYFS staff and enjoy light refreshments. All are welcome to our events and there is no need to book.