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Admission Arrangements

Starting Primary School in 2020


Admissions arrangements for families with children wishing to join our Foundation Stage class for 2020-21 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 will be available on their website from mid-October 2019. This application round is for children whose date of birth falls on or between 1 September 2015 and 31 August 2016.    


You must apply for a primary school place by 15th January 2020.


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 national offer date is 16 April 2020. 


In Year Admissions


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


Admissions Officer 

Rutland Learning Trust

Cottesmore Academy 

Kendrew Barracks



LE15 7BA