Acorn Road, Hemel Hempstead, Herts, HP3 8DW | Tel: 01442 264 835 | Email:
St Albert The Great Catholic Primary School
September 30 2016

Reception Admissions 2020/21

Governors At St Albert The Great

Your child’s date of birth: 01/09/2015 – 31/08/2016

Timetable for Reception applications 2020/2021:

4 November 2019 Online system opens for you to apply online.
Open events at school:

Thursday 7th November-2:15 -03:00pm

Tuesday 3rd December-9:15-10:00am

Thursday 9th January-2:15-3:00pm

Call 01442264835 to book a place.

15 January 2020 Deadline to apply for a school place.
31 January 2020 Last date to submit a written explanation to Hertfordshire giving reasons why your application was late, for your application to be agreed as ‘on time’.If you move house, this is the last date for you to provide evidence of your new address and for it to be considered ‘on time’ in the allocation process.
4 March 2020 Applications received after this date will not be offered a school place until the week commencing 17 June 2019.
16 April 2020 National allocation day
Hertfordshire will email you
the school you’ve been allocated, if you applied online and confirmed your email address. The online allocation system will be updated with allocations and be available only after allocation emails have been sent.Notification letters will be posted first class only to parents or carers who applied on paper.If you applied online, you can use online facilities including appeals and continuing interest.
16 – 22 April 2020 Continuing interest applications open.

You can add new school preferences for some Hertfordshire schools for the first continuing interest run. Information will be available online on 16 April 2020.

16 – 30 April 2020 Continuing interest lists are created.Applicants with unmet higher preferences will automatically go on the list for those schools.

Parents or carers should confirm this with schools responsible for their own admissions.

30 April 2020 Last date for accepting the place offered.Online applicants must accept the place online.Paper applicants should return their response form to the Admissions and Transport team.
11 – 15 May 2020 First continuing interest run.We’ll contact you with an offer of a new school place, if you’re successful at the first continuing interest run.
22 May 2020(4pm) Last date to register an appeal.
18 – 26 May 2020 Continuing interest applications open for the second run.You can add new school preferences for any school for the second continuing interest run.
26 May 2020 Last date to register a change of preferences or for new applications to be added for the second continuing interest run.
15 – 19 June 2020 Second (and final) continuing interest run.Hertfordshire will contact you with an offer of a new school place, if you’re successful at the second continuing interest run.
June – July 2020 If school vacancies occur, places will be filled from remaining continuing interest lists.
22 June – 22 July 2020 School place appeals take place during this period.
22 July 2020 To retain your continuing interest for a Hertfordshire primary school, you’ll need to make an in year application from 24 July.