Interested in a place at Cranborne Primary School?
Hertfordshire County Council manage our admission process. For more information or to register your interest follow the link below.
Alternatively you can contact the Admissions Department at HCC on 0300 123 4043
We welcome visits to our school and will happily show you round.
We understand that for many of you this is the first time you will be applying for a school place for your child. If you have any questions we are always happy to help.
Our Admissions Policy for 2021/2022 can be found here Admissions Policy 2021/2022
Our Admissions Policy for 2022/2023 can be found here Admissions Policy 2022/2023
Our Admissions Policy for 2023/2024 can be found here Admissions Policy 2023/2024
The Appeals timetable can be found here Appeals Timetable 2022
We hold tours of our wonderful school to coincide with key admission dates into Nursery and Reception,
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
In the meantime, please see below our virtual tour to see our school in action:
For in-year admissions, families are invited to visit us once a formal offer of a place has been made by Hertfordshire County Council. Tours are not conducted at any other time of the year.
If you require information about the admissions process, please email our Admissions Assistant email@example.com
Nursery Admissions 2022 - Schools now manage the admissions process. Please see our Nursery Admissions Web Page on the link below:
Below are the key dates for applying for a Nursery Place for September 2022.
1st February 2022 Apply online Online Application system opens for parents to apply for a school place online.
11th March 2022 Deadline to apply for a Nursery Place
14th March 2022 Offers of places: Parents will be emailed their offer
1st April 2022 Accept place: via email
For our Nursery Admissions Policy please follow the Cranborne Nursery Admissions link above or ask for a hard copy from the school office.
Reception Admissions 2022 - please apply online at www.hertfordshire.gov.uk/admissions
Below are the key dates for applying for a Reception Place for 2022
1st November 2021 Apply Online: Online Application system opens for parents to apply for a school place online.
15th January 2022 Deadline to apply for a school place
19th April 2022 National allocation of places day: Parents will be emailed their school place allocated (if you applied online and confirmed your email address).
3rd May 2022 Accept place by: Online applicants must accept the place online. Paper applicants should return their response form to the Admissions Team.
9th-13th May 2022 First continuing interest run: HCC will contact you with an offer of a new school place, if you're successful at the first continuing interest run.
13th-17th June 2022 Second (and final) continuing interest run: HCC will contact you with an offer of a new school place, if you're successful at the second continuing interest run.