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Starting Primary School in 2018

Admissions arrangements for families with children wishing to join our Foundation Stage class for 2018-2019 are co-ordinated by Rutland County Council. Applications for children living in Rutland should be made directly to Rutland County Council.  The booklet 'Starting Primary School in Rutland' and an application form are available on their website


Families living outside Rutland should contact their own local authority for advice on how to make an application.

For families living overseas, an application can be submitted to the local authority area that they are moving to.


The application round is now open for children whose date of birth falls on or between 1 September 2013 and 31 August 2014.  The national closing date for applications was 15 January 2018.  Please contact the admissions officer at Rutland County Council if you wish to make a late application. 


The national offer date is 16 April 2018.


In Year Admissions

Applications for school places in year should be made directly to Cottesmore Millfield Academy using the form below. Please send your completed form to:

Cottesmore Millfield Academy

Kendrew Barracks



LE15 7BA 




The application process for admission to our Foundation stage class for children whose date of birth falls on or between 1 September 2014 and 31 August 2015 will open around November 2018.  the closing date for applications is 15th January 2019.