The Academy's Published Admission Number (PAN) is 250. This is made up of 40 children in our Nursery (20 in the morning and 20 in the afternoon) and 30 from Reception to Year 6. On this page you will find all the information you need regarding how to apply for a place for your child.
What do I do if I want my child to attend Nursery?
Please click here to find out more about our Nursery and how to apply for a place.
What do I do if I want my child to attend Reception?
Children are admitted to the Reception class in the September of the school year in which they are 5 years old. Unlike with Nursery places, the Local Authority (LA) allocate places for our Reception class and applications must be made online. If your child was born between 1st September 2018 and 31st August 2019 they should start primary school in September 2023. Applications can be done online via Oldham Council's website. The deadline for applications is 5pm 15th January 2023. Please click on the following links for more details:
Applying for a Reception place
You will be notified of which place your child has been offered by 12 noon on 16 April 2023.
Should you be offered a place in Reception, we will invite you to a meeting at the school before the end of the school year.
Please note that having a place in our Nursery does not automatically make the child eligible for a place in our Reception class.
If your child was born between 1st September 2011 and 31st August 2012 they should start secondary school in September 2023. Applications can be done online via Oldham Council's website. The deadline for applications is 31st October 2022 at 5pm. Please click on the following link for more details:
Applying for a Secondary place
We deal with our own in-year transfers here at Greenacres. Please refer to our Admissions policy on our School Policies page or click on the following link:
Our school is currently full in every year group. However, if you would like to put your child's name down on the waiting list, you can do so by completing the form below and returning this to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you need any help please contact the school office on 0161 770 5350.
If your child does not get into your preferred school, you may appeal the decision with Oldham Council. Please click on the following link for more details:
Alternatively you can contact the School Admissions Appeals team at Oldham Council at:
Level 4, Civic Centre
Oldham OL1 1UL
0161 770 4213