At King’s Meadow Academy we are dedicated to ensuring equality of education and opportunity for all pupils.
Admissions to Nursery
From September 2022 we will be inviting children who are eligible for a nursery place to join us in our amazing Early Years setting. If you are interested in a nursery place for your child, please contact our school office to request a ‘new student form’. Once completed and returned your child will be placed on our nursery waiting list and will be eligible to join our nursery the term following their third birthday.
|Child’s date of birth and term||When they’re eligible to join nursery|
|1 January – 31 March (Spring)||Summer (after Easter)|
|1 April – 31 August (Summer)||Autumn (September)|
|1 September – 31 December (Autumn)||Spring (January)|
You will receive a letter with details of the place offered direct from King’s Meadow Academy the term before your child is due to start in nursery. Please ensure school remain notified of any change of address and telephone numbers.
Admissions to Reception
If you are interested in a full-time place for your child in a class from Reception to Year 6 please contact to our office to make an appointment to look around our wonderful school. For admissions from Reception onwards, we adopt Wakefield Council’s Admissions Policy. Full time school places (Reception to Year 6) are allocated by Wakefield Council Admissions.
School Intake September 2023
If you would like to speak to anyone in regards to your child joining our school in September 2023, please contact the school office, (01977 317470), where we will be happy to answer any questions that you may and have, and share with you details of our school!
We welcome visits from prospective parents and carers.
A copy of the school’s admissions policy can be obtained from the School Office.
We hope that you will consider us and choose us for your child’s primary education.
We aim to develop a culture of inclusion and diversity in which people feel free to disclose their ability and to participate fully in school life.
Our admissions policy does not discriminate against disabled pupils.
Full details of the admission arrangements for schools in Wakefield Metropolitan District are given in the “Guide for Parents“.
Applying for the school
If you are considering enrolling your child at King’s Meadow Academy Nursery, you are welcome to do so by contacting the School Office who will give you an admission form for completion. The School Office will also be more than happy to arrange for you to look round the School with your child.
Application packs are sent out by Wakefield Education Admission Department and any queries should be made directly to them on 01924 306052. A copy of the school’s admissions policy can be obtained from the School Office at any time.
Full details of the admission arrangements for schools in Wakefield Metropolitan District are given in the “Guide for Parents”. This is produced by Wakefield Local Authority and is also available at the Education Department.
The Education Department of Wakefield Local Authority is happy to advise parents on all aspects of admissions to the Authority’s schools. Find more information online or write to the following address.