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Our academy implements the agreed standard admission procedure of Nottinghamshire County Council and all applications for school are managed by the local authority.  If you would like your child to join Thrumpton Primary Academy, please see full details of our admission arrangements below.



contains important information about how to apply, how places are allocated, and the extra help available to you and your child.



You will need

  • your child’s full address (including postcode)
  • your child’s date of birth.


What will happen next

It will take approx 15 to 20 minutes to complete the application form.


Alternative ways to do this

You can also apply for a school place by downloading and completing the attached form:




Please watch the videos below before applying for a school place. The first video explains how to apply for a school place. The other videos discuss in further detail how we allocate school places, upcoming changes to home-to-school transport and the key things to remember when applying for a school place.

To view a video in full screen, hit play then click on the icon in the bottom right of the window.

Applying for school places in Nottinghamshire

This is a how to guide to walk you through the process of applying for a school place in Nottinghamshire.

School Admissions Oversubscription Criteria information

Marion Clay, Acting Service Director for education and standards, outlines more information about the Nottinghamshire school admissions oversubscription criteria, which helps parents understand how school places are allocated when applying for a place.

Key points when applying for a school place

Linda Foster, Acting Group Manager for Education, Standards and Inclusion, outlines the key things to consider when applying for a school place to give your child the best possible chance of getting in your preferred school.