Stoke-on-Trent City Council ensures that all children living within a catchment area can be offered a place at a school near to their home.
However, parents can express a preference for a school which is not necessarily local to them. If the preferred school is below its admission limit for the relevant age group then a place will be offered.
Where schools are oversubscribed the priorities for admissions are on the following basis:
For further information regarding admissions arrangements for Smallthorne Primary Academy, please visit the Stoke-on-Trent Local Authority website.
Visits to the school are warmly welcomed. Please contact the school office to arrange an appointment on 01782 235265.
Please use the link below for a form to apply for your child’s admission to Smallthorne Primary Academy when they have already begun their education at another school.
Looking for a Nursery or Reception place from September 2024?
Ofsted says our nursery and reception are GOOD and ‘when children join the Nursery and Reception classes they settle quickly and enjoy being in school’.
Nursery and Reception application forms will be sent out directly to parents when available. Dates when these applications are due will be posted here.