Church Cowley St James Church of England Primary School

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How do I apply for a place?

We welcome enquiries from parents of children of any age and are delighted to show you around our school to help you make the right choice for your child. 

For up-to-date information about school admissions, please use the following link to the school page on the OCC website here.

More information from OCC about applying for a school place and the admissions appeals timetable is available here

To book a school tour, please contact the school office at 01865778484. 

How old does my child need to be?

Your child can apply to the Wilderness Nursery from the term after their third birthday. You can learn more about Nursery admissions under the Wilderness Nursery tab above.

To join the school, you will be offered a full-time place for your child for the September after their fourth birthday. 

In-year admissions

Children also join classes in other school years, and we welcome applications, no matter the year your child will enter.

Follow the OCC website guidance above for more details.