Admissons for Nursery

Admissions to Eliot Bank Nursery are administered by Eliot Bank School.  The admission arrangements for our Nursery can be viewed by using the link below:

Admissions for Nursery

Admissions for Reception, In- Year Transfers and Children with SEND

Admissions to Eliot Bank Primary School (for Reception to Year 6) are administered by Lewisham Council. Lewisham's admissions arrangements for the academic year 2023/24 was determined at a meeting of Mayor and Cabinet on Wednesday 9 February 2022.

The policy includes:

  • The admissions policy for all mainstream community nursery schools and classes, primary and secondary schools and 6th form,
  • The coordinated schemes for transfer to primary and secondary school,
  • The locally coordinated in year admissions arrangements to participating mainstream schools and academies
  • The planned admissions limits for all community mainstream schools.

A full copy of the determined arrangements can be accessed via the link below.

   Lewisham Council Admissions Arrangements

A summary of the Lewisham Councils Admission Arrangements can be viewed by using the links below:

   Reception - Starting School

   In-Year Tansfer

   Children with SEND

Any objection to Lewisham’s determined admissions arrangements for the academic year 2023/24 should be lodged with The Office of the Schools Adjudicator. No later than Tuesday 15 May 2022.

For more information and advice on admissions:

  • visit the Lewisham Council Website
  • speak to a member the Admissions and Appeals team on 0208 314 8282 (lines are open Tuesday-Thursday, 9am - 1pm)
    email the Admissions and Appeals Team
  • for independent advice you can contact ACE Education Advice on 0300 0115 142 (lines are open Monday - Wednesday, 10am - 1pm) or visit their website: