Admissions Procedures

Nursery Admissions

Our Nursery offers children over 3 years old 15 hours a week, which is divided into sessions of 3 hours every weekday.  Parents may request morning 8:45 – 11:45 or afternoon 12:12 – 15:15 sessions.

If you would like to come and look round our Nursery please call01283 216 883to arrange a suitable time.  We advise all parents to look at a range of settings so you are able to make an informed decision.

If you decided you would like your child to attend our nursery, you will need to complete a Nursery Admissions form Click here or come into school to request one.

We will collate all the Admissions forms and allocate places based on criteria found in the Admissions Policyaround Easter for the following September intake.

Please remember that if your child attends our Nursery you still need to make a new application with Derbyshire County Council to request a school place with us in Reception.  Children do not transfer automatically.

If your child has Special Educational Needs either suspected or diagnosed, please ask to speak to our SENDCO Mrs Lightfoot when you ring, to arrange a meeting with her when you come to look round.

If you have any questions please feel free to call us any time 01283 216 883

Reception Admissions

If you wish to apply for a Reception place at Elmsleigh Infant & Nursery School for your child you must apply through Derbyshire County Council.  We cannot take applications in school.

If you would like to come and look round our School please call 01283 216 883to arrange a suitable time.  We advise all parents to look at a range of settings so you are able to make an informed decision.

To apply please click on the link to Derbyshire County Council here and complete the on-line form. Alternatively you can all the School Admissions Department on 01629 537 479.  However the lines are always busy and they advise you to complete the on-line form wherever possible.

We only have 60 places available in each school year, if we are oversubscribed DCC will allocate places based on their current guidelines which can be seen in our Admissions Policyor Derbyshire County Councils School Admissions web site.  You will be advised of the Councils decision on or after the 16thApril in the year before your child will join.

If your child has Special Educational Needs either suspected or diagnosed, please ask to speak to our SENDCO Mrs Lightfoot when you ring, to arrange a meeting with her when you come to look round.

If you have any questions please feel free to call us any time 01283 216 883