Reception Applications

Children born between 1 September 2015 and 31 August 2016 are due to start Reception class, the first year of primary school, in September 2020.

Key dates

Applications open - 1 September 2019
Applications close - 15 January 2020
Offer day - 16 April 2020
Accept your offer - 30 April 2020

Year 6 Transfers to Secondary School

Children born between 1 September 2008 and 31 August 2009 are due to start secondary school, in September 2020.

Key dates

Applications open - 1 September 2019
Applications close - 31 October 2019
National offer day - 2 March 2020
Accept your offer - 16 March 2020


Reception and Years 1 to 6

All admissions (except Nursery) are now directly administered by the London Borough of Brent School Admissions Team. Their contact details are; Brent School Admissions Service, Brent Civic Centre, Engineers Way, Wembley HA9 0FJ

Tel: 0208 937 3110


To make an online application visit: eAdmissions or for more information visit about the admissions process, criteria and appeals, visit Brent Admissions. The Brent website provides a catchment search facility which enables you to quickly discover if you live within Wembley Primary School's catchment area.

Nursery Applications

All Nursery applications are administered by the school, you can pick up an application form from the school office. For September 2020 Nursery places please apply from November 2019. The closing date for applications will be January 2020. An offer will be made to you via letter on 18th April 2020. Please note, there is no automatic transfer from Nursery to Reception.  Gaining a place in the Nursery, does not guarantee a place in the Reception class.


Reception and Years 1 and 2 Appeals

The grounds for appealing for a Reception, Year 1 or Year 2 place for your child are very restricted as schools are legally prevented from having more than 30 pupils in these classes.  Appeals for these year groups would only be successful in the following circumstances:

You should only consider appealing if you can make a case on either of the grounds described above.  There are no grounds of appeal for Nursery places.

For further information on our Admissions Procedure, Waiting List, Appeals Timetable and Oversubscription Criteria, please click on the documents below.