Admissions to the school are arranged by the Local Authority, Derby City Council. The Governors’ Admission Policy offers places in Reception to the Standard Admission Number (60) as follows:
- Children who are looked after – in care of or accommodated by – Derby City Council or another Local Authority.
- Children living in the normal area of the school (priority to those with siblings at the school at the time of admission).
- Children living outside the normal area of the school (priority to those with siblings at the school at the time of admission).
You may ask for a printed copy of the Admissions Policy from the School Office.
Griffe Field Primary School is a popular school and unsuccessful requests for places can be taken to appeal with the Local Authority.
The admission arrangements for ALL pupils are in accordance with national legislation, including the Equality Act 2010. This includes children with any level of SEN; those with Education, Health and Care Plans and those without.
In common with other maintained schools, the Local Authority (Derby City Council) administers admissions into the school.