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How to apply for a place at St Peter's

Starting School

All children are most welcome at St Peter's!


If your child was born between 1st September 2017 and 31st August 2018 they will be eligible to start school in the school year beginning September 2022.

Open Day events have been held throughout the autumn term but please email the school (adminoffice@stpeterswaterlooville.hants.sch.uk) or telephone during school hours on 02392 262599 if you would like any information regarding Admissions.

Please also see our Virtual Open Day Film to see just some of the things that St Peter's has to offer:


To apply for our Reception Class for September 2022, applications should be made via Hampshire County Council (see link below) and a Supplementary Information Form should be completed and forwarded to the school.

The Hampshire County Council site will open for 2022 applications on November 1st 2021. The final date for on-time applications is 15th January 2022.

The notification date for on-time applicants is 19th April 2022.

Link for School Applications 

Admissions 2021 - 2022

Admissions Policy 2021-2022

Supplementary Information Form (SIF) 2021-2022

Admissions 2022 - 2023
Admissions Policy 2022 - 2023Supplementary Information Form (SIF) 2022 - 2023Admissions 2023- 2024
Admissions Policy 2023 - 2024Supplementary Information Form (SIF) 2023 - 2024

In-Year Applications

Admission to other Year Groups further up the school may be possible depending on pupil numbers. Please contact the school for an informal discussion. A Hampshire County Council Application and Supplementary Information Form will still need to be completed, but we are very happy to advise you on this process. Click here for a link to the Hampshire in-year admissions page: https://www.hants.gov.uk/educationandlearning/admissions/applicationprocess/inyear

Useful information

The parish boundaries referred to in our admissions policy can be seen on the diocesan website http://www.portsmouthdiocese.org.uk/parishboundaries.php Sacred Heart & St Peter, Waterlooville is on page 63 and St Edmunds, Horndean is on page 61.

Hampshire Admissions Office

Tel: 0300 555 1377 

Email: admissions.team@hants.gov.uk

St Peter’s School Office

Tel: 02392 262599

Email: adminoffice@stpeterswaterlooville.hants.sch.uk

Admission Appeals Timetable for Year R

All appeals will be held in line with Department for Education Guidance.

In-year appeals

Appeals for in-year admissions will be heard within 30 school days of the appeal being lodged.

September 2022 entry

For applications made in the normal admission round for Year R (starting school) in September 2022, appeals will follow the timetable below.


National notification date

Deadline for lodging appeals

Appeals to be heard between

Year R

19 April 2022

19 May 2022 6 June to 21 July, inclusive

Further information is available on: