Tyssen Community School & Children's Centre
Oldhill Street, London, N16 6LR
Tel: 020 8806 4130 Fax: 020 8806 3620
Reception Class admission process for September 2016
If your child was born between 1 September 2011 and 31 August 2012, they will be due to start the reception class next year and you will need to start thinking about the primary schools you would like to apply for.
In order for you to be fully informed and prepared, the leaflet below will provide you with some basic information.
Our Primary Schools 2016 Admissions Guide for Parents contains information about the admissions arrangements for primary schools located in Hackney.
- Download the Hackney Primary School Admissions Guide 2016
To apply online the Pan London eAdmissions system will open from 1 September 2015. The closing date for applications is 15 January 2016, notification date of outcome is 16 April 2016.
Please contact the Admissions Team for further information by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 020 8820 7245 or 020 88207401.
Hackney Learning Trust, London Borough of Hackney
Tuesday 1 September 2015
You can start applying on-line at www.eadmissions.org.uk (see previous page for details). You can list up to six state-funded primary schools anywhere in London.
Friday 15 January 2016 Closing date for applications. You will not be able to submit an application online after this date.
Wednesday 3 February 2016
Latest date for Hackney Learning Trust to transfer information relating to applications to schools outside Hackney to the Pan London Register.
Monday 15 February 2016
Latest date for Hackney Learning Trust to transfer information relating to late applications to schools outside Hackney to the Pan London Register.
Monday 29 February 2016
Latest date for academies, free schools and voluntary-aided schools to send Hackney Learning Trust a list of their applicants, ranked according to the school’s oversubscription criteria.
Tuesday 8 March 2016
Latest date for Hackney Learning Trust to rank pupils who have applied to their community schools in line with the published over subscription criteria.
From Tuesday 15 March to Wednesday 23 March 2016
During this period, information is exchanged through the Pan London Register about the outcome of preferences for all children who are starting reception classes in September 2015.
All LAs receive information about potential offers from other LAs. Some applicants will get more than one offer of a place. LAs will then decline any offers beneath the highest ranked school offered.
Monday 18 April 2016
If you have applied online you will receive an email from www.eadmissions.org.uk during the evening telling you the outcome of your application. If you completed a paper application form, Hackney Learning Trust will send you a letter telling you the outcome of your application.
Monday 2 May 2016
You must confirm at www.eadmissions.org.uk the acceptance of the school offer. If sent a letter from Hackney Learning Trust, you must return the reply slip accepting the place.
Monday 23 May 2016 Closing date for lodging appeals
June / July 2016 Admission appeal hearings are arranged by independent clerk who will send you a letter with your appeal date.
Timetable for admission to reception class – September 2016
Primary to secondary transfer in September 2016
If you are a Hackney resident and your child was born between 1st September 2004 and 31st August 2005 you will need to apply for a secondary school place for your child by 31st October
In order for you to be fully informed and prepared,our primary to secondary transfer leaflet provides you with some basic information. We also have a leaflet that includes all the open days/evenings for parents to visit Hackney secondary schools in the autumn.
Hackney’s Secondary Schools 2016 Admissions Guide for Parents’ contains all the admissions arrangements for secondary schools located in Hackney as well as how the process works.
- Download the Hackney Secondary School Admissions Guide 2016
Please apply via eAdmissions .The closing date for applications is 31 October 2015, notification date of outcome is 1 March 2016.
Children attending primary schools outside Hackney take the cognitive abilities tests (CATs) on one of the Saturdays 28 November, 5 or 12 December 2015 (am or pm session) also Monday 14 December (am session only) at various secondary schools in Hackney used as testing venues. These are the only dates available so it is important that your child attends on the date/venue allocated to you. Parents will notified of date and location of the test via letter in mid November 2015.
Please contact the Admissions Team for further information by emailing Y6sectransfer@learningtrust.co.uk or call 020 8820 7247 or 020 88207489.
Use the links below to gain access to the Learning Trusts Admissions section and for help with applying.