Admissions for full time places, including in-year applications, at Fishergate school are processed by the admissions team at City of York Council, as the admissions authority for our school.
- Details of all admissions policies that apply in the City of York can be found here
- The current policy for entry into Reception at Community and Voluntary Controlled Primary and Infant Schools this year, 2019-2020, can be downloaded here
- The agreed policy for admission in 2020-2021 can be downloaded here
- For information on requesting a place in year groups other than Reception please see the admissions team page about “in-year applications”
Starting Reception in September 2020?
You should apply for your child to start primary or infant school by 15th January in the school year your child turns 4. Applications for a place in Reception starting in September 2020 opened on 12th September 2019. The deadline for applications is 15th January 2020. Late applications can be made after 15th January, though these may be looked at after other applications. National Offer Day will be in April.
Please read the Guide for Parents when applying for a school place, as it contains key information on school admissions. We also advise you to keep checking on the City of York Council Admissions site to keep updated with key dates throughout the year.
If you can’t apply online you can request a paper Primary Application Form by calling 01904 551 554. Forms are also distributed to primary schools and nurseries in the York area.