Apply for a junior school place

Apply for a junior school place in Central Bedfordshire

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Please note: this applies to Dunton only. There are no other junior schools in Central Bedfordshire.

15 January 2024 is the deadline for on-time applications.

Any applications received between 16 January and 1 May 2024 will be processed in the late allocation round. The offer date for late applications is 1 June 2024.

How to apply

Apply online for your school place

Applying online is quick, simple and safe.

What you'll need to apply

Proof of your child's date of birth, such as a passport or short birth certificate. You'll be prompted to upload a copy of this during your application.

Apply by post

If you can't apply online, don't worry; you can also apply by post. Here's how:

  1. get an application form
    You can download an application form, pick one up from any of our schools or we can post one to you (just call us on 0300 300 8037 and ask)
  2. complete the form and ensure you have proof of your child's date of birth, like a passport or short birth certificate (please don't send us original documents; copies are fine)
  3. send the completed form and copies of documents to:
    School Admissions
    Central Bedfordshire Council
    Priory House
    Monks Walk
    SG17 5TQ

We need to receive your application by the 15 January 2024 deadline.

Please don't make both an online and postal application. We'll only process the latest one (if it's sent before the deadline).

Apply for a school place during the academic year

Find out how to apply for a school during the academic year.