Admissions Information for September 2021

Year 2 Transition Letter from Mrs Walsh - Livingstone Road Primary Federation Transition Lead

How to apply for a school place

BCP Council are encouraging ALL parents to apply for a school place online.

Please visit to apply for a place and for more useful information.

The BCP school admissions team deal with our admissions, they are based in the Library Poole Dolphin Centre. There contract details are; 

Tel: 01202 261936


Children & Young Peoples Integrated Services

Dolphin Centre


BH15 1SA

New Pupils Registration Summer 2021

Pupil Detail Form

Pupil Consent Form

New Starters Booklet

Pupil Privacy Notice

Acceptable Use of IT Policy

Home School Agreement

Please click on the links below to access our admissions policies.

Appeals Process for Primary School places – Year R and Year 3 – September 2021

Offer letters posted to parents/carers on National Offer Day by Local Authority 16th April 2021

Deadline for acceptance of offer by parent/carer 30th April 2021

Deadline for lodging an on-time admission appeal 18th May 2021

Appeal Hearing Dates Between 8th June - 30th July 2021

Year 5 - Moving up up to Secondary School - September 2022

BCP council have provided us with a PowerPoint Presentation along with an FAQ and Useful Information booklet for our current Year 5 children who will be going to a secondary school in September 2022. These documents give details on the application procedure and when applications for secondary schools open and close.

Moving up to Secondary School Presentation

FAQs and Useful Information


  • Due to the current Coronavirus Pandemic, in line with legislation, all appeals lodged before 30 September 2021 are being heard based on written information only.
  • Appeals lodged after these dates will be heard as soon as reasonably practicable.
  • You will receive at least 14 calendar days’ notice of your appeal hearing date.
  • Appeals are normally heard during the daytime on weekdays and are not normally heard during school holidays unless essential to avoid un-necessary delays.
  • Where there are a number of parents all appealing for places at the same school, the hearings may go over a number of days.
  • The school’s case will be dispatched to parents and Panel members at least 7 calendar days before the start of the appeal hearing.
  • The Panel will set a  deadline for any additional evidence to be received.
  • Following the hearing, decision letters will be sent, where possible, within 7 calendar days of the end of the hearing. During busy periods, such as main entry, full decision letters may take longer than this, so the Clerk will send a brief decision summary letter in the interim
  • Appeal hearings for in-year places will be heard as soon as reasonably practicable, based on written information only.


Welcome to Livingstone Road Junior School!