St. John's CE Primary School

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St. John's CE Primary School

  1. Key Documents
  2. Admissions
  3. Reception places for September 2023

Reception places for September 2023


Welcome to St. John's CE Primary School.

On this page, you will find all the information you should need in order to apply for a Reception Place for your child in September 2023.


Choosing where to send your child as they start their educational journey, is one of the most important decisions you make in life. So it is important for you to visit schools, see at first hand what each school has to offer and to decide whether that school is the 'best fit' for your child.

Here at St. John's, we want you to come and see what we have to offer and to see our school as it works every day. So if you would like to come and have a look around, simply call 01270 762859 and book an appointment time suitable for you!

Your visit to our school will be:

  • Personal and just for you;
  • You will be shown around the school by the Headteacher or senior member of staff if he is unavailable;
  • You will see the school working as it normally works every day;

If the information that you require is not here or you can't find the answers, please do not hesitate to contact the school.

Timeline of Admissions For September 2023

1st September 2022

Application process starts

15th January 2023

Closing date for applications

15th February 2023

Deadline for receipt of supporting documentation.

17th April 2023

Offers released.

2nd May 2023

Deadline for accepting/declining offers

After 3rd May 2023

Waiting lists prepared, late applications processed and vacancies allocated.

17th May 2023

Appeals application deadlines

By 19th July 2023

Appeal hearings

Further information for the appeals process can be obtained from the school or from the Local Authority by clicking on the links below.

For further information, either contact the school or visit the Cheshire East admissions website.

Application process for starting school in September ( 

Files to Download

 Admissions Policy 2023-24 St Johns CE Primary School, Sandbach.pdfDownload
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