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Choosing a school for your child is a very important decision.  If you are interested in applying for a place at Pokesdown Community Primary School and would like to take a look around, please call the school office on 01202 428982 to arrange a tour.


Applying for a Reception place starting in September?

If you are applying for a Reception place as part of the main round of admissions for September 2017, we will be offering 60 places in Reception.


The application process will open on 1st September 2016. Applications are invited from interested parents to secure one of these places for their children. If you would like to apply for a Reception place for your child please go to the Bournemouth Borough Council website or contact the Children's Information Service on 01202 456223. Make sure you apply by 15th January 2017. 


Letters will be sent out from Bournemouth Borough Council on 18 April 2017 advising if parents have been offered a place.


Applying for a school place during the school year?
If you would like to apply for a place outside of the main round of admissions, please call the school office directly who will be happy to assist you. 


Please see our Admission Policies and Appeals Timetable below.

Click link below for Local Authority Admissions Advice: