Arrangements for Admissions
If you are considering applying for a place for your child at Morgans School and would like to visit the school to look round the premises, please contact the school office, to arrange an appointment.
Parents of children coming up to school age will receive a booklet from Hertfordshire. County Council, which contains information as to how to apply for a primary school place. Applications can also be made on line at: https://www.hertfordshire.gov.uk/services/Schools-and-education/School-admissions/School-admissions-and-transport.aspx
All responsibility for admission to our school lies with the education authority.
For children born between 1 September 2013 and 31 August 2014:
Applications for Reception 2018/19 open - 6 November 2017
Applications close - 15 January 2018
Allocation Day - 16 April 2018
Reception Parent Open Mornings:
9.15am: 16/11/17, 30/11/17, 06/12/17, 15/02/18, 10/01/18
Applications to be made on line at: https://www.hertfordshire.gov.uk/services/schools-and-education/school-admissions/school-admissions-and-transport.aspx
For children born between 1 September 2014 and 31 August 2015:
The Nursery application process has changed for the school year 2018 - 19. Parents must apply to the Nursery they would like their child to attend.
At Morgans School children can start our Nursery class in the September after their third birthday.
Applications for Nursery 2018/19 open – 5th February 2018
Applications close – 16th March 2018
Allocation Day – 20th April 2018
Nursery Parent Open Mornings:
9.15am: 09/02/18 22/02/18 14/03/18
At Morgans Nursery we run 2 daily sessions
Morning Nursery 8.30am until 11.30 am.
Afternoon Nursery 12.30pm until 3.30pm.
We offer 10 places for children in receipt of 30 hour funding.
The hours are for term time only.
The schools term dates are published on our website.
30 hour funding (6 hours a day)
All 3 and 4 year olds are entitled to 570 hours of free early education a year, which is equal to 15 hours a week for 38 weeks of the year. From September 2017 some 3 and 4 year olds may be entitled to an additional 570 hours of childcare per year, which is equal to 30 hours a week for 38 weeks of the year. The 30 hour free childcare entitlement is available to working families who meet the eligibility criteria. Parents can check eligibility at www.childcarechoices.gov.uk
Contact details for all registered providers in Hertfordshire can be found at www.hertfordshire.gov.uk/parents
Morgans School Nursery offers pupils in receipt of 30 hour funding a place from 8.30am to 2.30pm.
Parents can collect their child at 2.30pm. Parents who would like extended hours can pay for their child to stay in the Nursery until 3.30pm at the cost of £4 per hour. This fee must be paid in advance to the school.
The 30 hour funding can be split between two providers as long as both agree to the split. Please contact the school if this is your preference.
15 hour place (3 hours a day)
Parents can apply for a 15 hour place from February. Session places will be offered by date of birth. When applying, parents can state their preference for morning (8.30-11.30am) or afternoon (12.30-3.30pm) sessions. The school will record this preference and offer the preference if spaces are available after the application deadline closes.
Morgans Playgroup offers extended lunch club hours for 15 hour pupils who stay for both sessions. Lunches must be paid in advance if their child would like to attend the 11.30-12.30 lunch club. Details of costs will be provided in the starter pack.
For the academic year 2018-2019 parents to use the application form on our website to apply for a place. An application can be emailed to email@example.com or a paper copy can be handed in to the school office. Please note important dates herewith
5th February 2018: Nursery applications opens
16th March 2018: Nursery application closes
17th March 2018: Late applications will be placed on the Nursery waiting list if no places are available.
20th April 2018: Offers to parents, via email, for academic year September 2018 to July 2019.
4th May 2018: Deadline for parents to accept or reject offers the school has made to them for a Nursery place. If the parents do not respond to the offer made by this date the school may withdraw the offer.
Nursery Admission Rules
Please visit https://www.hertfordshire.gov.uk/services/Schools-and-education/Schools-and-education.aspx for information regarding application for Nursery places at Morgan School for 2018-2019.
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