Our admissions team are always available to talk about admissions into both Nursery and Primary School. If you need help and advice on what to do, please call the office for a chat or to arrange an appointment.

Admission to Nursery

Nursery admissions are managed directly by the school. To apply for a nursery class place, please fill in the application form below and send to The school will inform you directly if you have been offered a place in the nursery and when your child will start.

Please note there are limited spaces available for in-year Nursery admissions. We are also accepting applications for Nursery for September 2024. You can contact the School Office on 01753 521215 or 01753 531415 or by email to


Admissions to Reception to Year 6 are managed by Slough Borough Council. If you have a child who was born between 1 September 2019 and 31 August 2020, you must apply for a Reception school place for September 2024.

Applications for Reception in September 2024 have closed however if you have not yet applied with will need to make a late application via the Slough Citizen Portal. If you require any assistance with the application process, please contact the school. Please note we are unable to complete an application on your behalf.

Applications for other year groups are called ‘in year admissions’. The portal (please see below) is open for in year admissions and you can submit an application using the Slough Citizen Portal.

Please see below for the determined admission arrangements for Claycots for 2023-24:

As admissions are managed by Slough Borough Council, please see the link below to Slough’s guide to starting Primary School in 2023:

The easiest way to apply to Claycots School is via Slough Council’s Citizen Portal.

If you would like any further or information, please visit the Admissions Section on the Slough Website:

It would help us if you could fill the below application form and return to along with the process outlined above once you have secured a place at Claycots School.


The school has published welcome booklets for children joining Reception and all other year groups that are available to read below:

The school is always happy to assist parents with the application process wherever we can. Should you require any assistance in applying for a place for your child/children, please contact us via email ( or via telephone (01753 521215) to speak to a member of our friendly office team.

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