Applying for a Nursery and Reception school place starting in September 2018
Places in school nursery are offered from the September following your child's third birthday.
To apply for a Nursery or Reception place starting in September 2018, please visit the website below:
or telephone the admissions department for an application form on 0161 909-6508, alternatively you can visit your local Gateway Centre for an application form.
Applications for Nursery and Reception places for September 2018 can be made online from September 1st 2017 until 11:59pm on 16 January 2018.
Primary schools admission timetable
The primary admissions process follows a strict timetable with set deadlines that follow the Salford Local Authority to offer your child a single primary school place on 16th April 2015:
St Thomas of Canterbury RC Primary School require the following information:
* Copy of Baptism Certificate. Please send a copy of your child's Baptism Certificate into school to support your application.
Manchester and Bury Residents
How to apply for a school place from Reception Class up to Year 6
For Manchester Residents please visit:
Phone: 0161 245 7166
For Bury Residents please visit:
Phone: 0161 253 6474
Please apply on time. The closing date for applications for Reception September 2018 places is 15th January 2018 at 11:59pm. After the closing date you will not be able to amend your online application or make a new application.
In Year Admissions
If you wish to apply for a place for your child in the middle of the school year, please contact your Local Authority who will send you an application form.