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Applying for a Reception place or making an application during the school year for other year groups

If you decide you would like to apply for a place at our school for Reception - Year 6, please apply through the Admissions department of the Local Education Authority using the links below. We do not handle our own admissions or have any influence over who is, or is not, offered a place.

All of the information regarding applying for a place at Bridgewater School is available on the Hertfordshire County Council website. 


60 Reception places are available for September 2021 for children born between 1 September 2016 and 31 August 2017.


2 November 2020: Online application for Reception places opens

15 January 2021: Online application for Reception places closes

1st February 2021: Last date to submit written explanation for why an application was late, to enable the application to be considered as "on time" e.g. if you move house, this is the last date for you to provide evidence of your new address, for consideration as a "on time" application

16 April 2021: Allocation of places made

30 April 2021: Deadline for accepting places

10-14 May 2021: First round Continuing Interest

14-18 June 2021: Second round Continuing Interest