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Greenways Primary School

Admissions Information

Determined Admissions Arrangements 2021/22

Full details of our admissions arrangements for 2021/22 can be found by clicking here

Determined Admissions Arrangements 2022/23

Full details of our admissions arrangements for 2022/23 can be found by clicking here.

Determined Admissions Arrangements 2023/24

Full details of our admissions arrangements for 2023/24 can be found by clicking here.

Applying for a place for the main round to the reception intake

Children are admitted to the school using the criteria outlined in this document, regardless of their aptitude. Parents are invited to express a preference for their school of choice out of those provided by the School Admissions Team, based at the Local Authority, but it is up to the school to rank applications according to the admission criteria. Admission for the main round to Reception is run according to the published admissions scheme which is available on the Council’s website or, in plain English, in the Primary Admission Booklet.
Applications can be made online at or in paper by requesting a form from the LA on 01702 212 934.

In Year Admissions

Applications for a school place, for children aged between 5 - 16 during the school year are referred to as in-year admissions. To find out further information on the availability of places across the borough, or to apply for a place at our school please visit

Admissions: How to appeal.

Please follow the guidance in the Southend Borough Council publication:  

Collection of essential information.

The school is required to collect essential information about children on
entry. This is confidential, and the “School Admission Form” must be
completed by parents/carers of all new children. Parents are asked to check
and update this information annually.