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Our Prospective Parent Tours for Reception children joining in the academic year 2023/2024 are now available to book. Please refer to the section "Our School" and the "Admissions" section.

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Barrow Hedges is delighted to have won the Anchored Schools Platinum Safeguarding Award following their safeguarding audit on 15th November 2021.

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Barrow Hedges is delighted to have won the Anchored Schools Platinum Safeguarding Award following their safeguarding audit on 15th November 2021.

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Ofsted inspection Report has been sent to parents via ParentMail.  This can also be found on our website (Our School > Ofsted and Standards)

Barrow Hedges Primary School

School Admissions

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Admission to Reception for Entry September 2023

Barrow Hedges Primary is a member of Cirrus Primary Trust who are their own admission authority. However, under the Pan London Agreement all admissions are coordinated by the Local Authority. Our published admission number (PAN) is 90. Where the number of applications exceeds the number of available places, our over-subscription criteria is applied; please refer to the admissions arrangements below for further information.

Applications for Reception places for children who will be four years old by 1st September 2023 (born between 01.09.2018 and 31.08.2019) should be made online through the Sutton Council website; the closing date for applications is 15th January 2023.  Please click here for full details of the application process. If you have any questions regarding the admissions process, please contact the Admissions Officer by e-mail to admissions@barrowhedges.com or the Sutton School Admissions Team to suttonadmissions@cognus.org.uk.

Admissions Arrangements for Entry from September 2023

The admissions arrangements for entry from September 2023 were determined by the Trust on 2nd December 2020 and again on 23rd June 2021 (please see below).

Admissions Arrangements for Entry from September 2024

The admissions arrangements for entry from September 2024 were determined by the Trust 29th November 2021. (please see below).

In-Year Admissions

Applications for in-year admissions are also dealt with by the London Borough of Sutton Admissions Team. Full details of how to apply together with an application form can be found here. When a place becomes available, the waiting list is ranked and the place offered to the highest child on the list according to the admissions criteria. Please click on the document below for details regarding the in-year admissions arrangements for 2022-2023.

Admission Arrangements for Entry from September 2023

The admissions arrangements for entry from September 2023 were determined by the Trust on 27th February 2020 and again on 23rd June 2021.

Appeals (Not Applicable for Nursery)

Should you be denied a place at Barrow Hedges Primary and wish to consider an appeal, please download our information pack and appeals form below; National Offer Day is Monday 17th April 2023. All appeals for Barrow Hedges Primary for Reception entry September 2022 must be received by Friday 19th May 2023.