When can my child start school?
Date of birth
Start or transfer
01/09/2012 - 31/08/2013
Start reception September 2017
01/09/2013 - 31/08/2014
Start reception September 2018
01/09/2014 - 31/08/2015
Start reception September 2019
If your child is born between 1 September 2012 and 31 August 2013 your child will start school in September 2017.
Applications for a Reception school place will open on 1 September 2016.
You must apply online using e-admissions. All applications must be submitted by the closing date of 15 January 2017.
Our annual ‘Starting school in Hounslow’ brochure will be available online on 1 September 2017.We advise all parents to read the brochure before making an application. The brochure gives you full information on the application process.
If you still need to apply for a place for your child to start Reception in September 2016, the online system has now closed and you will need to complete the Primary Common Application form ( PDF Help, size 101kb).
1 September 2016 – application system opens
23 November 2016 – general advice session for parents at the Civic Centre, Lampton Road, Hounslow, TW3 4DN 10am – 4.00pm
15 January 2017 – closing date for applications for reception class and Year 3 entry to Junior schools..
18 April 2017 – National Offer Day.
Tel: 020 8583 2721