Admission to Samuel Barlow Primary Academy

We are delighted that you have shown an interest in Samuel Barlow Primary Academy.

Our academy has a wonderful family-feel and there is always plenty happening, making it a vibrant and inspiring environment to learn in.

Advice on how to apply can be found below, including links to the online application form.

Key dates

Children can start school full time in reception in the September following their fourth birthday.

If your child was born between 1 September 2017 and 31 August 2018

  • your child will be eligible to start in September 2022
  • you can apply from 8 November 2021
  • closing date for applications is 15 January 2022
  • National Offer Day is 19 April 2022

The application process

Nottinghamshire County Council continues to administer the admissions process for Samuel Barlow and entry is based on the admission arrangements which can be found below.

Catchment area

You can see our catchment area here.
You can check if your address falls into our catchment area here.

Apply for a place at Samuel Barlow

You can find full details of how to apply on the Nottinghamshire County Council website including links to the online application form.

Get in touch

As well as exploring our website we welcome you to get in touch to find out if Samuel Barlow Primary Academy is the right choice for your child.