Phone: 020 8858 5497 Email:


Primary School Admission:

If your child is due to start primary school in September 2022, you need to apply for a primary school place. The deadline for applications is 15 January 2022. For more information and to make an application please visit

To check when you child is due to start primary school visit:

Sherington Primary School has an intake of 60 children per year group.

Admissions to the school are made directly via the Royal Borough of Greenwich website:

Reception Admission

Reception pupils are normally admitted to school in the September following their 4th birthday. Applications are made through the local authority preferably on line by visiting

Please note: A nursery place at Sherington Primary School is no guarantee of a place in our Reception class.

School Tours

Reception 2022

We shall be holding tours at 9:15am on the following dates for parents and carers of children due to start Reception in September 2022: 

  • Friday 5th November – Full
  • Thursday 18th November – Full
  • Tuesday 23rd November – Full
  • Wednesday 1st December – Full
  • Tuesday 7th December – Full
  • Tuesday 11th January – Full

All of our tours are now fully booked. Please see our home page for a virtual tour. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us via email at

In Year Admission

Children may enter the school at any other stage provided that there is a space available. This may be at the start of a term or part way through a term. All applications must still be made via the borough.

Please click here to view the Royal Borough of Greenwich Admissions Policy and download the necessary application form.

For more information Contact the School Admissions Service at the Royal Borough of Greenwich by telephone on 020 8921 8034 or email

Nursery enrolment procedure

Nursery admission is managed by the school. Parents can apply for a place after their child’s second birthday. Children usually start the nursery the term after their third birthday (depending on availability).

Please click here for the nursery application form

Completed application forms can be emailed to 


Our Nursery comprises of the following sessions, term time only.

15 hours:         AM: 8.45am – 11:45am          PM: 12:30pm – 3:30pm

Lunch Club      11:45am -12:30pm available for AM or PM children (chargeable) 

30 hours*:       9am – 3pm (optional chargeable top up 8:45am – 9am & 3pm – 3:30pm)

*if eligible – please visit or

Or contact Families Information Service

Telephone: 020 8921 6921