Rettendon Primary School has one intake of Reception children each year. If you wish to apply for a place at our school please contact Essex County Council, Planning and Admissions team on 0345 603 2200. The Admissions information from Essex County Council is available by clicking on the link.
For mid-term admissions we strongly encourage parents and children to come along to the school to meet the Headteacher and walk around the site and then the quickest and easiest way to apply is online at ECC by clicking this link Mid Year Application.
Published admission number 2019/2020: 20
Number on roll: 145
Applications received (all preferences) Sept 2018: 43
In 2017 the last child was admitted under criterion: 4
There is no guarantee of a place for children living in the priority admission area.
In the event of oversubscription places will be allocated using the following criteria in the order given:
1. Looked After Children and previously looked after children (as defined on page 14 of the Primary
2. Children with a sibling attending the school
3. Children living in the priority admission area
4. Remaining applications
In the event of oversubscription within any of the above criteria, priority will be determined by straight line distance from home to school, those living closest being given the highest priority.
A copy of our Admission policy is available here. Admissions Policy August 2019.pdf
Children with SEN