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Admissions September 2023

Thank you for considering St Anthony’s Catholic Primary School for your child.

Children are not legally required to start school until the term following their fifth birthday. In Lancashire, however, all children who have their 5th birthday between 1 September 2022 and 31 August 2023 may start school in September 2023 if their parents / carers wish it.

Applications for primary & secondary school is open from September 2022.   The link to apply is www.lancashire.gov.uk/schools.

The closing date for Primary School Applications is 15th January 2023 at 11.59 pm.

**If you wish your application to be considered for admission on the grounds of being a baptised Catholic, please print off & complete the Supplementary Form and return this to school with evidence of your child’s Baptism before the closing date & ensure you apply online too.**

We are currently taking bookings for our Open Afternoon/Evening on Monday 7th November, between 1.30pm and 5.30pm.  Please book your place online, availability is limited (only 1 booking required per family). 


We look forward to meeting you!


2023 – 2024 Admission Policy

Supplementary Form Sept 2023 (for website)






Admissions Archive:

2022 – 2023 Admission Policy

2021 – 2022 Admission Policy

2020-2021 Admission Policy

2019 – 2020 Admission Policy

2018 – 2019 Admission Policy

Lancashire County Council Admissions Team:

Primary Admissions: Tel 01772 532191