Applying for a junior school place (Year 3)

If your child is in Year 2 and attends an infant school, you should apply for a Year 3 place at a junior school for September 2022

Preparation for making an application
Apply for a junior school place

A few parents with a child in Year 2 at an infant school may wish to apply for a Year 3 place in a primary school. In addition to applying for a junior school place, parents are advised to make an in-year application for the preferred primary school(s) in May 2022. Hampshire will consider Year 3 primary school applications for September 2022 from 13 June 2022.

Receiving the outcome of your application

The national notification date for on-time applicants is 19 April 2022

If you applied online, you will be sent an e-mail confirming the outcome of your application on the notification date.

If you applied using a paper form, you will be sent a letter on the notification date by post. Please allow 2 to 3 working days for your letter to arrive.

What happens next

Your notification email or letter will explain what happens next. See our Year 3 school place offer frequently asked questions  for more information and for an explanation of the options available to you..

Further information and guidance
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