All Schools have admissions criteria to decide which children can be allocated places.
Your local council can give you a booklet about schools’ criteria and how to apply. If you’re applying for a school place after the start of the school year (eg changing schools), contact the council.
Admissions criteria are different for each school. For example, schools may give priority to children:
Applying for Primary School
If you would like your child to attend Barclay Primary School, please visit the Waltham Forest Admissions webpage for more information. If you have any concerns or problems with the process please come and see us at the school, or you can contact us directly on 020 8539 6777.
To read our full Admissions policy click to view
Secondary School Transfers
Before making the application:
Key points to be aware of:
Choice advice - this is a service for parents who want help or need advice when applying for their child.
Making Your Application:
Applications should be made online between
1 September 2014 and 31 October 2014
Why the change to Online?
• Speeds up the process
• Ensures that applications are not misplaced in the post
• Allows data checking and helps reduce errors
• Reduces paperwork
• Indicates errors before submission
• Allows checking and changes right up to 23:59 on 31 Oct
• The results are available earlier
• You can access the website anywhere.