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Cardinal Road Nursery & Infant School

‘Creating Opportunities’


Welcome to the Admissions page.


Admission to Nursery

Children must be 3 before 1st September to start Nursery. Admission to the Nursery takes place during the Autumn term. We give priority to children resident within our catchment area. At present Nursery admissions are managed by the school. 

We will accept applications via email with scanned documents attached.  You are also able to print a form from this website and complete and return by post with copies of supporting documents.  Please do not send original documents, only photocopies.  There are 2 versions of the form available below - the editable version is for emailing to  

 A Nursery place does not guarantee a place in the Reception class for the following year.

 Admission to Reception

 Children must be 4 before 1st September to start in Reception.

If the number of children seeking places exceeds the number of places available, then priority will be given according to the criteria published by the Local Authority. (LA)

Children are normally admitted to Reception classes during September.
Parents must apply online for Reception places through

All the information needed is available on the Hounslow website if you follow the links. 
Other Admissions

Children may be admitted at any time during the school year to classes where there are vacancies. Applications for Reception, Year One and Year Two places need to be made through the Local Authority.

Admission Policy

Starting School in Hounslow - applications are now open

Transfer to Junior School 2023 applications are now open