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Finedon Schools cater for children from 4 to 11 years old (4-7 Infants and 7-11 Juniors).  Parents are warmly invited to visit the schools to see us in action.  

How do I apply for my child to have a place at Finedon Schools?

We follow the defined process that is set by the North Northamptonshire Council.  Therefore you must make your application to them. The website link here will provide more detail, but below we outline the basic issues:

If your child is due to start school in September 2023, the closing date for applications was 15 January 2023. You can still make a late application, these are processed from May 2023 onwards. See key dates.   

The link below will guide you through this process:  Apply for a place via NNC Schools and Education

Admission Criteria

In the event of our schools being oversubscribed, the places will be offered in accordance with our admission criteria outlined below for each school: 

Finedon Infant School

Our Published Admission Number for 2024-25 is 45 in Reception.

Our Published Admission Number for 2023-24 is 45 in Reception.

Our Published Admission Number for 2022-23 is 45 in Reception.

How to make an appeal if you have been refused a school place.

If your child is unsuccessful in gaining a place at Finedon, please contact the School Administrator and ask to be put onto the waiting list.