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Admissions arrangements

Admissions Policy 2022 - 2023

Admissions Policy 2023 - 2024

Joining Purleigh Community Primary School


If you are interested in sending your child to our school, please contact the school office and arrange to visit us.  We'd be very pleased to meet you and show you around. We are generally well to over-subscribed, but will be willing to talk about your particular circumstances.

The admissions round for September 2022 EYFS has closed now and the “offer” of places will be sent out on 19th April 2022.

Parents who require a place at Purleigh Primary School should contact the school admissions team for more information and to complete an on-line application if applying before the 1st April 2022. (Otherwise see below.)


Essex School Admissions (for reception intake ONLY)

For advice please contact us on 0345 603 2200


School Admissions
Essex County Council
PO Box 4261
County Hall


You can also find more advice and information here:


Admission into our school


If you are looking to join Purleigh Community Primary School from another school, from April 1st 2022 you must apply direct to the school and not to the Local Authority. Please use the application form below and return it to 


For applications into existing year groups, a place will be offered when the number of pupils in the relevant year group is below the admission number for that year group. 


Please note that if a mid-year application is received during a school holiday period, we will respond as soon as possible when the school reopens.

Mid-Year Application for a Primary School Place at Purleigh Community Primary School

ECC Primary School Brochure 2022 - 2023

School Prospectus 2021 2022